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RE: Wood Designation Question

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S-P-F => Spruce-Pine-Fir

Values for design may be obtained from the "National Design Specification
for Wood Construction" published by AFPA & AWC. AWC has a website at

> -----Original Message-----
> From: James F Fulton [mailto:James_F_Fulton(--nospam--at)RohmHaas.Com]
> Sent: Tuesday, November 23, 1999 8:22 AM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)
> Subject: Wood Designation Question
> What do the designations stamped "Hem-Fir" and "S-P-F" on stand
> for and mean
> for purpose of wood design ?  I have an idea but cannot find this
> discussed
> in the references I have. Thanks.