Accession Number:

AD0680268

Title:

STRENGTH EVALUATION OF ROUND TIMBER PILES.

Descriptive Note:

Forest Service research paper,

Corporate Author:

FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

Strength properties in compression parallel to grain and bending were determined for Douglas-fir, southern pine, and red oak timber piles. The effect of kiln drying of southern pine piles on crushing strength was investigated. The results should be useful in developing timber pile specifications. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE