68227Re: Windsprint Mast/Sail Questions- Minor Noob Pickle
- Jun 25, 2012I'm pretty sure that pink lumber is Douglas Fir: harder, heavier and stronger than spruce. Use what works for you.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Scot McPherson <scot.mcpherson@...> wrote:
> If when you go to the lumber yards or home depot or lowes or whatever, take a look at the SPF 2x4s. For the most part it will be pine, but sometime you find a pile that is mostly pink tinged (yes pink). The pink wood is much harder that the yellow or white. I don't know what tree it is, but I suspect it is spruce. ...
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