Q. What is a Hyne I Beam?
A. Hyne I Beam is a unique combination of timber
components and advanced technology to form a structurally efficient "I"
Q. What are the main uses for Hyne I
A. A ready available, cost comparative
alternative to timber solids, used as floor joists, rafters and purlins.
Q. Are Hyne I Beams available in long
A. Yes, up to 11.7 meters
Q. Is Hyne I Beam better than solid KD
A. Yes it is because it is readily available
from merchants in longer lengths. Timber solids are becoming harder to source
and the quality varies a great deal.
Q. Where can I purchase the Hyne range
A. Most timber merchants can help you with
costings and purchases.
Q. Can I cut holes in Hyne I Beams?
A. Holes can be easily cut through the webs to
accommodate services. Holes MUST NOT be cut through the flange. Literature is
ready available on line (see our "Dealing with holes brochures")or at your
Q. Can Hyne I Beam be treated?
A. Yes we supply Hyne I Beam treated to H3.1
LOSP, note that they are also available untreated.
Q. What are the main uses for Hyne Edgebeam LGL?
A. They are ideal as floor joists, bearers, lintels and
Q. Is Hyne Edgebeam LGL available in long lengths?
A. Yes, up to 11.4 meters.
Q. Can this product be used instead of LVL?
A. Hyne Edgebeam LGL is the laminated solid timber
alternative to LVL.
Q. How is Hyne Edgebeam LGL better than solid KD
A. It is a fully engineered product giving superior
stiffness and spanability.
Q. Is Hyne Edgebeam LGL an environmentally friendly
A. Yes, it is produced from plantation pine and the process
gives superior strength and versatility.
Q. What are the main advantages to builders for using
Hyne Edgebeam LGL?
A. Hyne Edgebeam LGL is light, cost effective and easy to
Q. Can Hyne assist with the design application of
A. The ETS technical sales representative team can provide
expert input/feedback on your project.