PREDICTING MODULUS OF RUPTURE OF SOLID AND FINGER-JOINTED TROPICAL AFRICAN HARDWOODS USING LONGITUDINAL VIBRATION
- Ekki. KAISER, JO-ANN // Wood & Wood Products;Dec98, Vol. 103 Issue 13, p27
Describes the hardwood ekki. Characteristics; Practical and decorative uses; Where ekki grows; Common names; Typical applications for ekki; Reasons the wood is suited to heavy construction and marine uses; Problems associated with drying ekki.
- Lumber, Boards. // National Construction Estimator;2008, Issue 56, p204
The article lists the estimated costs for board lumber which includes studs and boards.
- STRENGTH AND FINISHING CHARACTERISTICS OF NON-PROCESSED AND TASKï¿½ PROCESSED HARDWOOD LUMBER. Sanders, Michael G.; Amburgey, Terry L.; Kitchens, Shane C. // Forest Products Journal;Sep2002, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p60
Presents a study that determined the strength and finishing characteristics of non-processed and TASK-processed hardwood lumber. Observation on reductions in enzyme-mediated sapwood discolorations; Materials and methods of the study; Result of laboratory tests in TASK-processed oak.
- COMPARATIVE LUMBER PRICES. // Hardwood Market Report;10/4/2013, Vol. 91 Issue 40, p16
The article presents a table of comparative prices of selected species in the hardwood market in the U.S.
- SOUTHERN AREA. // Hardwood Market Report;1/20/2012, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p14
The article offers information on the logging activity in the Southern region of the U.S. in 2011. It notes that the activity of cottonwood production has been small in range due to the wet weather conditions. It mentions that the demand for low-grade Oak has been struck negatively by the...
- Dimension stock. // Wood & Wood Products;Jul93, Vol. 98 Issue 8, p202
Presents Elkins Lumber Co.'s hardwood dimension stock. Variety; Allied services offered by the company.
- GOOD WOOD, BAD WOOD? Rossell, Christine A.; Poncavage, Joanna; Ferrara, Mike; Shirley, Christopher // Organic Gardening (08973792);Jan89, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p12
Announces the availability of a consumer's guide to tropical hardwood from the Rainforest Alliance. Information provided on rainforests, the tropical timber connection, wood issues and alternative products; Understanding of how the purchase of tropical hardwood contributes to tropical...
- Meeting of Like Minds. // PlantAmnesty;Winter2008, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p5
The article focuses on Jim Newsom, founder of Urban Hardwoods, and the success and development of his sustainable local business. It states that Jim had been picking up driftwood on the beach and had been towing logs behind a tugboat. Jim has been turning trees to tables which he sells and ships...
- Indonesia Struggles to Control Logging. // Forest Products Journal;Feb2002, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p5
Reveals that the estimated timber harvest in Indonesia remains far above the official limit imposed by federal and regional authorities because of illegal cutting. Estimated hardwood log production; Indonesian tropical hardwood production in 2002.