Accession Number : AD0600869

Title :   PERFORMANCE OF SANDWICH PANELS IN FPL EXPERIMENTAL UNIT.

Descriptive Note : Research paper

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s) : Anderson,L. O. ; Wood,Lyman W.

Report Date : MAY 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : Design and construction details of the Experimental Unit at the U. S. Forest Products Laboratory at Madison, Wis., in 1947, to provide a facility for longtime exposure tests of various types of sandwich wall panels under conditions simulating those of dwellings. The performance of individual panels after periods of exposure up to 15 years is discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SANDWICH PANELS, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS), (*TEST FACILITIES, SANDWICH CONSTRUCTION), BUILDINGS, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, PLYWOOD, CONSTRUCTION, HONEYCOMB CORES, MANUFACTURING, MATERIALS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE