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Title: Wood Crate design manual

Source: Agricultural Handbook; AH-252

Author(s): Anderson, Heebink

Publication Year: 1964  View PDF »

Category: Agricultural Handbook

Abstract: The packaging industry consumes 15 to 20 percent of each year?s timber cut, in the form of lumber, plywood, veneer, container fiberboard, composite materials such as paper overlaid veneer, and papers of various types. Because of this continued heavy use of wood, the Forest Products Laboratory, U.S. Forest Service, has always devoted much research to packaging. Much of this research has been conducted over the years in cooperation with the Air Force, the Army Corps of Engineers and Ordnance Corps, other agencies of the Defense Department, and several industrial firms.

File size: 5,175 kb(s)

Date posted: 03/29/2010

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