Timber Scaling Manual

Current Manual 

Effective March 15, 2016 (PDF, 12.1MB)
(Printing Version) 
Effective March 15, 2016 (PDF)
(Revisions Highlighted in Red)

 

Current manual Separated by Chapter

 

Effective Date

Title (PDF) November 1, 2011
Table of Contents (PDF) December 10, 2015
Chapter 1 - Scaling Overview (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 2 - Timber Marking and Branding (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 3 - Species Identification and Defects (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 4 - Smalian's Formula (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 5 - Scaling Tools (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 6 - Gross Measurement Procedures (PDF, 2.2MB) November 1, 2011
Chapter 7 - Firmwood Defects and Conventions (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 8 - Timber Grading (PDF, 3.5MB) November 1, 2011
Chapter 9 - Interior Grading (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 10 - Coast Grading (PDF)  March 15, 2016
Chapter 11 - Documenting and Reporting Scale (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 12 - Special Forest Products (PDF, 1.1MB) November 1, 2011
Chapter 13 - The Weight Scale System (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 14 - Weight Scale Sampling (PDF) November 1, 2011
Chapter 15 - Scalling Administration (PDF, 2MB) November 1, 2011
Appendix (PDF) November 1, 2011
Glossary of Terms (PDF) November 1, 2011

Historical Versions:

Amendment No. 2 (PDF) December 10, 2015
Amendment No. 1 (PDF) January 20, 2010
Original Manual (PDF, 16.7MB) November 18, 2009