Accession Number : AD0646563

Title :   PHYSICAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF 'NORFOLK-ISLAND PINE' GROWN IN HAWAII.

Descriptive Note : Research paper,

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s) : Gerhards,C. C.

Report Date : JAN 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The physical and mechanical properties of the wood species 'Norfolk-Island-pine' grown in Hawaii are presented. Evaluations of those properties show that the wood is moderately heavy, moderately strong in both bending and compressive strength, stiff, and moderately hard; its shrinkage is small. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TREES, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES), PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, HAWAII, SHRINKAGE, MOISTURE, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, DENSITY, FORESTRY, WOOD

Subject Categories : Forestry
      Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE