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Abstract

Suitability of Acrocarpus fraxinifolius (mundani) for plywood.

Abstract

Research results on the suitability of Acrocarpus fraxinifolius (mundani) for various grades of plywood are reported. Logs of this species can be peeled into good quality veneers. PF glued plywood met the requirements of BWP and BWR grades of plywood and UF glued plywood met WWR and CWR grades. This species is also suitable for making preservative treated plywood, fire retardant plywood, plywood for concrete shuttering work and marine plywood.