S2S1E means this hardwood has been partially dressed. Each board has been “skip” surfaced on both faces and then one edge cleaned. Skip surfaced can leave some rough areas on the board. The other edge is left rough and therefore, there can be a 1″ variance in the width of the board. Available in 4/4 […]
S4S means this hardwood has been surfaced on all four sides. This board has a cleaner appearance than S2S1E. Available in 4/4 or 8/4 thickness, 1-1/2″ to 4-1/2″ wide, and 3′ to 5′ long.
Steamed Beech S2S hardwood is stocked in 4/4 and 8/4 thicknesses. Skip surfaced on both faces, left rough on the edges, and sold by the board foot. The widths and lengths can vary by board. JANKA HARDNESS SCALE: 1300