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WESTERN RED CEDAR

Profiles

Available in Cladding, Lining, Weatherboard, Battens & Screens and Combination Cladding.

● Cladding: Shiplap T&G, V-joint T&G
● Lining: Shiplap T&G, V-joint T&G
● Battens & Screens: Pencil round
● Combination Cladding: T&G

Description

The colour variations and optimal grain structure of , combined with the species’ inherent stability, ensure that this product is a popular choice for a wide range of projects.

Bushfire Resistance

Durability

Durability is defined as the resistance of a timber species to decay, or to insect attack. A scale of low to high has been adapted for above ground durability.

4 = low (0-7 years)
3 = Moderate (7-15 years)
2 = Reasonably High (15-40 years)
1 = high (More than 40 years)

Western Red Cedar has a durability level of 2

Seasoned Weight

420kg/m3

There are 6 recognized levels of ratings; from BAL (low), BAL 12.5, BAL 19, BAL 29, and Bal 40 to BAL FZ (highest). The relevant Australian standard AS3959 provides the requirements built in these varied bushfire risk areas.

Bushfire Attack Level for Western Red Cedar is n/a