Properties of Wood and Lumber Grades


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Properties of Wood and Lumber Grades
1010403Properties of Wood and Lumber Grades
<emphasis role="bold">Introduction</emphasis> The designer should have a basic understanding of the characteristics of wood, especially as they relate to the functioning of structural members. The terms sawn lumber and solid sawn lumber are often used to refer to wood members that have been manufactured by cutting a member directly from a log. Other structural members may start as lumber and then undergo addition…
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Donald E. Breyer; Kenneth J. Fridle; Kelly E. Cobeen; David G. Pollock: Design of Wood Structures-ASD/LRFD, Sixth Edition. Properties of Wood and Lumber Grades, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2007 2003 1998 1993 1988 1980), AccessEngineering Export