Some basic characteristics of wood

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Series titleCanadian Building Digest; no. CBD-85
Physical description5 p.
Subjectwood (materials); trees (plants); strength of materials
AbstractThe way in which a tree grows and the nature of the resulting wood substance give rise to directional properties for strength and shrinkage which have important implications in the processing and use of wood.
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PublisherNational Research Council Canada. Division of Building Research
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en français : Caractéristiques fondamentales du bois de construction
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberNRC-IRC-952
NPARC number20325599
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Record created2012-07-18
Record modified2017-04-27
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