Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24Hard Maple Hardwood Industries, Inc. hardwoodind.com Hardwood Industries, Inc. www.hardwoodind.com Front Back Superior Plus Rift & Quarter Sawn is graded for 90% or better vertical grain (VG) face, 80% or better VG back and designed for high-yielding applications that require a high percentage of clarity and sapwood on both the face and back of the board. It is ideal for long, clear 2 face, and clear 1 face sap cuttings that require a VG appearance. Superior Plus Rift & Quarter Sawn (RI&QS)) SKU: 44S+EMRIQS • Splits: Maximum split allowed on each end is equal to the square footage of the board in inches. • Sticker Stain: Not allowed on best face. Treated as a defect on the back. • Black Streak: Maximum 1 black streak/sm on the best face, no restriction on back face. • Color: Uniform within the cuttings. • Trim backs: Up to 25% maximum. • Rift & Quartered: Grade Face: 100% to 90% VG face after straight-line rip. Back Face: 100% to 80% VG face after straight-line rip. • Growth Ring Angle: 450 to 900 perpendicular to face. • No distinction between rift and quarter sawn in this grade. • Sap: Grade Face: 100% to 90% sap face after straight-line rip. Back Face: 100% to 80% sap face after straight-line rip. • Dimensions: Width 4" and wider, Length 6' to 16'. • Minimum Yield: 83-1/3% on the best face, 66-2/3% on the back face. • Manufacturing: Not more than 1/2" of bow, side-bend, wave or twist in 8' of length. Superior Plus Rift & Quarter Sawn grades NHLA S/B after H/M surfacing. The following specs improve or clarify H.I. brand vs. NHLA standards: VG Face Detail ~900 End Cut ~450 End Cut