What lengths does 4×2 timber come in?

Normal lengths are 3.0, 3.6, 4.2 & 4.8 metres; We keep a good selection of larger sized timbers in stock, up to 9×2″ / 47x225mm in the Easi-Edge, and 12×2″ / 47x300mm in an Unsorted Whitewood Rough-Sawn Carcassing timber; Longer lengths – 5.4 & 6.0 metres are available in the Rough-Sawn timber.

Standard Timber Lengths Softwood comes in standard lengths of 1.80m 2.10m 2.40m 2.70m 3.0m 3.30m 3.60m 3.90m 4.20m 4.50m 4.80m 5.10m 5.40m 5.70m 6.0m and 6.30m.

Secondly, what is a 4 by 2 wood? Today, a “2×4” board starts out as something smaller than 2 inches by 4 inches and not specified by standards, and after drying and planing is reliably 1 12 by 3 12 inches (38 mm × 89 mm).

Correspondingly, what size is 4×2 timber?

Softwoods

Softwood Dimensional Lumber Sizes
Nominal Actual
2 × 2 1½″ × 1½″ (38×38 mm)
2 × 3 1½″ × 2½″ (38×64 mm)
2 × 4 1½″ × 3½″ (38×89 mm)

What size do pine boards come in?

Nominal vs. Actual Measurements of Dimension Lumber

Nominal Size Actual Size
2 x 8 1 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches (38 x 184 mm)
2 x 10 1 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches (38 x 235 mm)
2 x 12 1 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches (38 x 286 mm)
4 x 4 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches (89 x 89 mm)

What is the common size of sawn timber?

Dimensions mean nominal sizes with the moisture content of the sawn timber at 20%. The most common lengths vary between 2.7 m and 5.4 m in steps of 300 mm.

What is the difference between a plank and a strip of wood?

Strip flooring – This type of flooring is denoted by the thickness and width of the wood planks. Strip flooring has a set width, but the thickness can vary. Strip flooring ranges in thickness from 5/16 of an inch to 3/4 of an inch wide. It is available only in widths of 1 1/2 inches, 2 inches and 2 1/4 inches.

How thick is a plank?

Usually made from sawed timber, planks are usually more than 1 1⁄2 in (38 mm) thick, and are generally wider than 2 1⁄2 in (64 mm).

Does B&Q cut wood size?

Come in-store and make use of our timber cutting service at B&Q. We can cut your timber to the size you need, any day of the week. No appointment needed, plus your first 15 cuts are free.

What are standard board sizes?

inch. 7/8 inch (22 mm) 13/16 inch (21 mm) 5/4 inch. 1 1/4 inch. 1 1/8 inch (29 mm) 1 1/16 inch (27 mm) 6/4 inch. 1 1/2 inch. 1 3/8 inch (35 mm) 1 5/16 inch (33 mm) 8/4 inch. inches. 1 13/16 inch (46 mm) 1 3/4 inch (44 mm) 12/4 inch. inches. 2 13/16 inch (71 mm) 2 3/4 inch (70 mm) 16/4 inch. inches.

How thick is a standard floor board?

As a general rule – floorboards should be a minimum 16mm thick for joist centres up to 500mm and 19mm minimum for centres up to 600mm.

What does Finished size mean timber?

Finished size = size after planing/machining. Cover = actual width a rebated/T&G board covers.

How much does a 2×4 cost?

Lumber Prices: Estimating the Cost of Dimensional Lumber Board Stud* 8′ 2×3 $1.86 2×4 $1.90 $2.16 2×6 $3.70 $3.84

How many MM is a 2×4?

Lumber Dimensions Nominal Actual Actual – Metric 2″ x 2″ 1-1/2″ x 1-1/2″ 38 x 38 mm 2″ x 4″ 1-1/2″ x 3-1/2″ 38 x 89 mm 2″ x 6″ 1-1/2″ x 5-1/2″ 38 x 140 mm 2″ x 8″ 1-1/2″ x 7-1/4″ 38 x 184 mm

What size is 3×2 timber?

Normal lengths are 3.0, 3.6, 4.2 & 4.8 metres; We keep a good selection of larger sized timbers in stock, up to 9×2″ / 47x225mm in the Easi-Edge, and 12×2″ / 47x300mm in an Unsorted Whitewood Rough-Sawn Carcassing timber; Longer lengths – 5.4 & 6.0 metres are available in the Rough-Sawn timber.

What is difference between c16 and c24 timber?

C24 graded premium structural timber offers greater strength than C16 timber, making it a more demanding grade that can handle higher loads and wider spans. It is the better-quality structural option because it can take up to 50% longer for these timbers to grow, meaning that they have more growth rings.

How wide is a 4×4 post?

The lumber industry defines standard wood post sizes as 4×4 or 6×6. The outside dimensions of the standard 4×4 measure 3-1/2″ x 3-1/2″, and the outside dimensions of the standard 6×6 measure 5-1/2″ x 5-1/2″.

What size is 6×2 timber?

Normal lengths are 3.0, 3.6, 4.2 & 4.8 metres; We keep a good selection of larger sized timbers in stock, up to 9×2″ / 47x225mm in the Easi-Edge, and 12×2″ / 47x300mm in an Unsorted Whitewood Rough-Sawn Carcassing timber; Longer lengths – 5.4 & 6.0 metres are available in the Rough-Sawn timber – however, we can also

What is a 2×4 called in metric?

If you go to a lumberyard, you buy 48×98 as everything is measured in metric, but in the daily speach most people still use the term 2×4, 2×8 aso. The Inch measurement is in use as long as we speak about size on TV(40″) and cartyres (15″).