|ALSO KNOWN AS:
||White pine, northern white pine, northern pine
||Eastern US and Canada
||Soft, weak, and light with low decay resistance, shock resistance, and poor steam bending.
||Works very easily with most machine or hand tools although turning is only fair. Carves quite well. Holds nails and screws well without the need to pre-drill. Glues, paints and varnishes well. Sealer recommended to prevent blotches when staining.
||Readily available in numerous, thicknesses, widths, lengths and grades.
||Carvings and sculpture, millwork, sash, doors, trim, paneling, cabinetry, furniture, toys, novelties, musical instrument components, caskets, boxes, match sticks, veneer, dowels, and patterns.
||Low. Various grades can be selected based primarily on the number and size of knots.