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DJ Lavery Manufactured Timber Products Glulam – glue laminated timber sections Plywood – thin laminates glued in sheet form Chipboards or particleboards - glued chippings OSB – Orientated strand board Fibreboards – MDF, hardboard, medium board & softboard
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DJ Lavery Manufactured Timber Products Glulam Large section timber in short supply Made up of individual laminates glued with resin held in clamps Advantages Using strength graded timber means predictable strength to set standards - Improved dimensional stability Natural ‘aesthetic’ appeal improved by surface treatments
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DJ Lavery Manufactured Timber Products Plywood Thin layers of even thickness stripped off a softened rotating log Plys usually laid with the grain at right angles in alternate layers
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This note was uploaded on 11/24/2011 for the course SUR BLD115 taught by Professor Chapman during the Fall '11 term at Uni. Ulster.

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