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Title: .Wood Handbook, Wood as an Engineering Material (All Chapters)

Source: Forest Products Laboratory. Wood handbook - Wood as an engineering material. General Technical Report FPL-GTR-190. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory: 508 p. 2010

Author(s) Bergman, Richard; Cai, Zhiyong; Carll, Charlie G.; Clausen, Carol A.; Dietenberger, Mark A.; Falk, Robert H.; Frihart, Charles R.; Glass, Samuel V.; Hunt, Christopher G.; Ibach, Rebecca E.; Kretschmann, David E.; Rammer, Douglas R.; Ross, Robert J.; Star

Publication Year: 2010  View PDF »

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Publication Series: General Technical Reports

Abstract: Summarizes information on wood as an engineering material. Presents properties of wood and wood-based products of particular concern to the architect and engineer. Includes discussion of designing with wood and wood-based products along with some pertinent uses.

Keywords: Wood structure, physical properties, mechanical properties, wood properties, lumber, wood-based composites, plywood, panel products, design, fastenings, wood moisture, drying, gluing, fire resistance, finishing, decay, preservation, wood-based products, heat sterilization, sustainable use, sustainability, wood handbooks, handbooks

Publication Review Process: Informally Refereed (Peer-Reviewed)

File size: 15,437 kb(s)

Date posted: 08/23/2010

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RITS Product ID: 37422
Current FPL Scientists associated with this publication (listed alphabetically)
Bergman, Richard
Research Forest Products Technologist
Cai, Zhiyong
Supervisory Research Materials Engineer
Clausen, Carol A.
Supervisory Research Microbiologist
Dietenberger, Mark A.
Research General Engineer
Falk, Robert H.
Research General Engineer
Frihart, Charles R.
Research Chemist
Glass, Samuel V.
Research Physical Scientist
Hunt, Christopher G.
Research Chemist
Ibach, Rebecca E.
Research Chemist
Kretschmann, David E.
Research General Engineer
Lebow, Stan T.
Research Forest Products Technologist
Rammer, Douglas R.
Research General Engineer
Ross, Robert J.
Supervisory Research Gen. Engineer
Stark, Nicole M.
Research Chemical Engineer
Wacker, James P.
Research General Engineer
Wang, Xiping
Research Forest Products Technologist
Wiedenhoeft, Alex C.
Research Botanist
Wiemann, Michael C.
Botanist
Zelinka, Samuel L.
Materials Research Engineer
  

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