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An investigation into the edge gluing of green Eucalyptus grandis lumber using a one-component polyurethane adhesive
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: South Africa is a timber-scarce country with a relatively small portion of only about 1% of its total land area being used for commercial forestry. Due to an increasing demand for timber but restrictio ...
Evaluation of the bonding quality of E. grandis cross-laminated timber made with a one-component polyurethane adhesive
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2018-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Eucalyptus grandis is South Africa‘s most important commercial hardwood species. The availability of E. grandis and its fast growth rate creates the opportunity to explore its uses further. Cross-laminated ...