Yellow pine wood shows a clear contrast between earlywood and latewood, so growth rings are clearly defined.
Sapwood: light pinkish-yellow.
Heartwood: resinous, from orange to brownish-red.
Numerous tight knots.
Drying: slow, with low risk of warp and checks;
Nailing and screwing: trouble-free;
Finishing: easy, even if it is advisable to apply a uniform bed to homogenize the wood surface.
Ship buildings and harbour docks;
Carpentry and garments for exteriors and bridge clapboarding;
Light contructions and flooring;
Packaging, boxes and pallets.
dried 670 kg/ m³