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Properties of improved tropical woods.

B Francis Kukachka

Properties of improved tropical woods.

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Published by Forest Products Laboratory in Madison .
Written in English


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SeriesForest Service Research Papers -- FPL 125.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21656005M

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Properties of improved tropical woods. by B Francis Kukachka Download PDF EPUB FB2

PROPERTIES OF IMPORTED TROPICAL WOODS1 By _ B. FRANCIS KUKACHKA, Botanist Forest Products Laboratory,2 Forest Service U.S. Department of Agriculture INTRODUCTION The descriptive text and tabular data compiled here have been drawn freely from a wide variety of sources, but special credit is due the publica- File Size: KB.

"Properties of Imported Tropical Woods," (3) contained a description of about tropical genera. Because of the ever-increasing demand for reference material, we have prepared this more extensive data source. Parts I—Tropical America, II—Africa, and III—Southeast Asia and.

Descriptions are given of tropical woods or groups of woods imported into the U.S.A., with emphasis on properties that affect their utilization.

Botanical and common or trade names and countries of origin are included. British and suggested U.S. drying schedules are tabulated, together with data on total shrinkage from green to oven-dry and strength values for Cited by: on the properties and processing suitabilities of themsJ, •> The results obtained by employing the standard small clear specimen are of useful for practical purposes and especially impor­ tant to deepen our understanding of wood.

Many reports on the mechanical properties of tropical woods have been published byCited by: 2. see more details, tropical timbers tropical timbers Subject Category: Commodities and Products see more details, tropics tropics Subject Category: Climate Related see more details, wood properties wood properties Subject Category: Properties see more details.

Identifier(s): tropical countries, tropical zonesCited by: Physical and Mechanical Properties of Selected Wood Species in Tropical Rainforest Ecosystem, Ondo State, Nigeria Jamala, G.Y1*, Olubunmi, S.O2, Mada, D.A1 and Abraham, P1 1Adamawa State College of Agriculture, Dept.

of Forestry Technology, Ganye, Nigeria 2Federal University, Dept. of Forestry and Wildlife Management, Wukari, Taraba State, Nigeria. Wood Densities of Tropical Tree Species. Guidelines for the improved utilization and marketing of. Muschler, A.F. Properties and uses of tropical woods, III.

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LIST OF TROPICAL WOODS USED AND SOLD FOR WOODTURNING, AND THEIR ENDANGERMENT STATUS (IUCN) Note: The information contained herein is subject to frequent change and the author does not guarantee its accuracy.

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Gilmore and Barefoot (8) evaluated some tropical woods imported from South America to the United States. Planing, boring, and shaping properties of 10 Colombian tropical woods were reported by Saldarriaga (15). Please note: Only use this list as a guide for common/botanical names, etc.

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Tropical timber, a forestry product grown in those forests; This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Tropical wood. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. The mechanical properties of wood considered in this book are: (1) stiffness and elasticity, (2) tensile strength, (3) compressive or crushing strength, (4) shearing strength, (5) transverse or bending strength, (6) toughness, (7) hardness, (8) cleavability, (9) resilience.

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