BS EN 1927-3:2008 - Qualitative classification of softwood round timber. Larches and Douglas fir
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BS EN 1927-3:2008

Qualitative classification of softwood round timber. Larches and Douglas fir

Status : Confirmed, Current   Published : May 2008



This Standard specifies the qualitative classification for the roundwood of larches (Larix) and Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga). The classification is made either using Clauses 4 and 5 or using informative Annex A. Clauses 4 and 5 describe the qualitative classification of round timber for which the intended use is unknown. Annex A gives a list of characteristics which serves as guideline for contracts describing qualities for round timber of larches and Douglas fir where the intended use is known.

Standard NumberBS EN 1927-3:2008
TitleQualitative classification of softwood round timber. Larches and Douglas fir
StatusConfirmed, Current
Publication Date30 May 2008
Confirm Date28 June 2018
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)EN 1310, EN 844-1:1995, EN 1309-2, EN 1311, ISO 2036, EN 844-12:2000, EN 844-7:1997, EN 844-9:1997, EN 844-2:1997, EN 844-10:1998, EN 844-8:1997, EN 844-5:1997
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
ReplacesDD ENV 1927-3:1999
International RelationshipsEN 1927-3:2008
Draft Superseded By06/30146826 DC
DescriptorsCircular shape, Softwoods, Grades (quality), Fir (wood), Wood defects, Resins (natural), Classification systems, Stains (discoloration), Shakes (wood), Knots (wood), Quality, Wood
Title in FrenchClassement qualitatif des bois ronds résineux. Mélèzes et Douglas
Title in GermanQualitäts-Sortierung von Nadel-Rundholz. Lärchen und Douglasie
ISBN978 0 580 56624 0
File Size357 KB

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