Accession Number : AD0673484

Title :   EFFECT OF TRANSVERSE COMPRESSIVE STRESS ON LOSS OF WOOD MOISTURE.

Descriptive Note : Forest Service research note,

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s) : Simpson,William T. ; Skaar,Christen

Report Date : JUL 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The report describes how transverse compressive stress is related to moisture content of wood and suggests that stress is of significance in moisture movement in wood. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WOOD, STRESSES), MOISTURE, STRAIN(MECHANICS), ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, FIBERS

Subject Categories : Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE