Highest Quality Timber / Wooden Products from Vickers Timber

Timber Products 

(all sizes in millimetres) 

 

Softwood Planed finished timber sizes: 

8x33    

14x33      14x70        14x95        14x145

20x20      20x33        20x45        20x70     20x95    20x120    20x145    20x170    20x195    20x220

27x27       27x33       27x145      27x220    

33x33       33x45       33x95        33x145     33x220


Mouldings
Full Range - Par - Scotias - Quadrants - Picture Frame etc

Softwood Sawn
Full Range u/s Redwood

White Kiln Dried C16 / C24
Full range of sawn joists etc

Machined White Oak
Skirtings - Architraves - Windowboads

Treated Timber
Full Range Treated Timber - Joists - Battens -

Posts etc

 

 

 

Specialist Products

 

Jelutong

Name:
Jelutong (Dyera costulata)

 

Type:
Hardwood

 

Sources:
Grows in Malaysia, Borneo, and Sumatra


Appearance straight grained with fine, even texture.

Creamy-white sapwood and heartwood, maturing to a

pale straw-yellow

 

Physical Props:
Light, soft, brittle, and weak with good stability in
service,
low decay resistance, and a poor steam
bending rating.
Working Props Works easily with both
hand and power tools
and planes to a nice, clean
surface. Glues, screws, and nails
without difficulty.
Stains, paints, and varnishes fairly well

 

Uses:
Popular for model making, patterns, wooden shoes,

battery separators, and drawing boards. Also used

for interior joinery and corestock for doors. Excellent

wood for carving and sculpture due to its softness.

Latex in the wood is extracted for chewing gum

 


Sitka Spruce

Name:
Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis)

 

Type:
Softwood

 

Other Names:
Also known as coast spruce, tideland spruce, menzies

spruce, silver spruce, and yellow spruce

 

Sources:
Grows along the northern Pacific coast of United States

and Canada

 

Appearance:
Generally straight and even grained (but

sometimes spiral grained) with a fine, uniform

texture. Light pinkish brown heartwood and creamy white sapwood

 

Physical Props:
Light, soft, low shock resistance, moderate stiffness,

good steam bending, good stability in service, and low

decay resistance. Moderately low in strength but very

high strength to weight ratio

 

Working Props:
Works well with hand or machine tools. Good turning

properties. Nails and screws without pre-drilling and

has good holding properties. One of the easiest woods

to cut, glue, and finish

 

Uses:
Has many uses including boxes, crates, pallets,

general construction, millwork (flooring, siding,

panelling, sash, doors), musical instruments

(especially sounding boards), furniture (mainly hidden parts), cabinets, aircraft construction, boat building, stadium seats, cooperage, ladder rails, woodenware, novelties, and plywood

Location Map


Suppliers to Trade and Retail
Hardwood Flooring, Softwood, Mouldings, Sheet Materials, Stair Components, Doors, Decking, Shop, Fencing, Fencing Panels, Trellis, Hinges Etc, Installation Materia, Sand, Ballast, Cement and Shingle.
Vickers Timber Company
Tallon Road
Hutton Ind Est
Brentwood
Essex CM13 1TG
Tel: 01277 211557
Fax: 01277 263570
Email: steve@vickerstc.co.uk
Opening Times
Mon-Fri: 08:00 - 17:00
Sat: 08:00 - 12:00