Specific gravities?

Al Stangenberger forags at smokey.Berkeley.EDU
Wed Mar 1 12:30:17 EST 1995

Stuart Wier (wier at dolphin.md.fsl.noaa.gov) wrote:

: Densities of wood from individual species can vary quite a bit, not
: to mention dryness. You might check the US Department of Agriculture
: Handbook for 1948 "Trees" for densities.

A more comprehensive reference is:

U.S. Forest Products Laboratory.  1974. Wood Handbook: Wood as an Engineering
  Material. USDA Agriculture Handbook 72. (GPO stock # 0100-03200)

Al Stangenberger                      Univ. of California at Berkeley
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