Hand peeled with traditional draw knife or a sanded texture. The railing can be machine peeled upon request. Railing is built to meet current building code to result in an assembled rail section of 35” overall height. The top and bottom rails are 3 ½” – 4” in diameter with or without tenon ends. The balusters/spindles are 2 ½” – 3” in diameter and 32” long including tenons.