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How Big Is A 2×4?

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How Big is a 2x4

This is the first installment of a series that will explain common, but perhaps misleading, lumber industry jargon. This post will explain how common lumber “sizes” actually measure up. Contact us to order the exact lumber size you need!

All sizes are in inches

What it is calledActual Size
2×21 1/2″ x 1 1/2″
2×31 1/2″ x 2 1/2″
2×41 1/2″ x 3 1/2″
2×61 1/2″ x 5 1/2″

 

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