Accession Number : AD0704261

Title :   PROPERTIES OF IMPORTED TROPICAL WOODS.

Descriptive Note : Forest Service research paper,

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s) : Kukachka,B. Francis

Report Date : MAR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 69

Abstract : Descriptions are of more than 100 tropical genera and generic groups of wood are provided, with emphasis on properties that affect their utilization. Botanical names, common names, and principal growth areas are included. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WOOD, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES), (*TROPICAL REGIONS, WOOD), CLASSIFICATION, MACHINABILITY, SHRINKAGE, FLEXURAL STRENGTH, STATISTICAL DATA, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES

Subject Categories : Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE