Change List for this Rule


General Order 95


Section IV


Strength Requirements for All Classes of Lines

Table 5
Sample Wood Strengths
Specified in ANSI 05.1-2008

Species Designated Fiber Strength
Cedar, western red 6,000 lbs per square inch
Douglas fir 8,000 lbs per square inch
Fir, white or red, local 6,600 lbs per square inch
Pine, southern 8,000 lbs per square inch


Note:      Revised April 26, 1965 by Decision No. 68835 March 9, 1988 by Resolution E3076, October 9, 1996 by Resolution SU40 and February 5, 2014 by Decision No. 14-02-015.