Solid Sawn Lumber Production and Grading

          A thorough knowledge of the fundamental physical and mechanical properties of a material is a prerequisite to the proper use and application of the material.  Additionally, an understanding of the manufacturing and processing of the material is needed.  This module serves to introduce you to the manufacturing and grading process used for solid sawn lumber.  Click on the images below to learn more about the saw mill operations and visual grading process.

Saw Mill Operations

Grading Process

last modified:06/27/2000
This module was originally created by Frank Godina, Dave Golden, Lum An Chet.