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Fibre saturation point of lesser-known timbers from Sabah


Sahri, Mohd Hamami and Jusoh, Mohd Zin and Ashaari, Zaidon and Apin, Ludi (1998) Fibre saturation point of lesser-known timbers from Sabah. Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science, 21 (1). pp. 67-71. ISSN 1511-3701


The fibre saturation point (FSP) values of some 'OT' timbers from Sabah, Malaysia were evaluated. 'OT' is a term used to refer to a number of unidentified or unknown timbers and also S01ne identified lesser known timbers of Sabah. The fibre satumtion point values of these 30 species ofOT timbers mngefrom 17 - 33%. Determination of fibre salumtion point in relation to OT wood properties is very useful in timber drying, conversion and timber utilization.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Forestry
Publisher: Universiti Putra Malaysia Press
Keywords: Fibre saturation point; Ot timbers; Timber utilization
Depositing User: Nasirah Abu Samah
Date Deposited: 01 Dec 2009 01:00
Last Modified: 07 Sep 2015 07:02
URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/3668
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