Strength and Related Properties of Tanoak

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Standard destructive tests on 300 small, clear, specimens of tanoak from southwestern Oregon showed that the strength and related properties of the wood are much like those of the oaks. Similarity in wood characteristics suggests the likelihood that the estimated 1,700,000,000 board feet of tanoak saw timber in Oregon could be used for the same products as those for which oaks are satisfactory.

Document Type: Journal Article

Affiliations: Oregon Forest Products Laboratory, Corvallis, Oregon

Publication date: July 1, 1956

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  • The Journal of Forestry is the most widely circulated scholarly forestry journal in the world. In print since 1902, the Journal has received several national awards for excellence. The mission of the Journal of Forestry is to advance the profession of forestry by keeping forest management professionals informed about significant developments and ideas in the many facets of forestry: economics, education and communication, entomology and pathology, fire, forest ecology, geospatial technologies, history, international forestry, measurements, policy, recreation, silviculture, social sciences, soils and hydrology, urban and community forestry, utilization and engineering, and wildlife management. The Journal is published bimonthly: January, March, May, July, September, and November.
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