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Optimization of finger-jointing in rubberwood processing

Ratnasingam, Jegatheswaran and Scholz, Frieder (2009) Optimization of finger-jointing in rubberwood processing. European Journal of Wood and Wood Products, 67 (2). 241-242 . ISSN 0018-3768

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00107-008-0295-8

Abstract

The study evaluated the finger-jointing configuration of furniture-grade Rubberwood (Hevea brasiliensis) lumber. It was found that fingers of 15 mm in length using PVAc adhesive produced optimum results in terms of bending strength and process economics. Furthermore, finger jointing contributes to yield improvement in Rubberwood processing and will continue to be widely used in the Rubberwood furniture manufacturing industry.

Item Type:Article
Keyword:Finger jointing, Hevea brasiliensis, Manufacturing industries, Process economics, Rubberwood, Yield improvements
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Forestry
DOI Number:10.1007/s00107-008-0295-8
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Deposited By: Norhazura Hamzah
Deposited On:30 Apr 2010 04:42
Last Modified:03 Aug 2010 07:08

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