Accession Number:

AD0692661

Title:

APPALACHIAN HARDWOODS FOR PALLETS: EFFECT OF FABRICATION VARIABLES AND LUMBER CHARACTERISTICS ON PERFORMANCE.

Descriptive Note:

Forest Service research paper,

Corporate Author:

FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

The study, limited to yellow-poplar and hickory, considers the effect of different assembly methods and lumber characteristics on pallet performance. Rough handling tests indicated that serviceable bin pallets of at least two designs can be fabricated from Appalachian hickory and yellow-poplar. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Elastomers and Rubber
  • Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE