InTrans / Aug 14, 2018

Properties of Imported Tropic Woods

Descriptions 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. Tables present British and suggested United States kiln drying schedules, total shrinkage from the green to ovendry condition, and strength values for both green and dry conditions.