Potential growth of the southern pine plywood industry by D. L. Holley

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Published by Southern Forest Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [New Orleans] .

Written in English

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  • Plywood industry -- Southern States.

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Bibliography: p. 20-22.

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Statement[by] D. L. Holley, Jr.
SeriesForest Service research paper SO ;, 41
LC ClassificationsSD11 .A45792 no. 41, HD9769.P63 .A45792 no. 41
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p.
Number of Pages22
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Open LibraryOL5167600M
LC Control Number74602724

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other resources. Thinning redistributes the growth potential of the stand to the trees of highest quality and favors their rapid growth. Pines in overly-dense stands (those in which the basal area exceeds about square feet per acre) grow more slowly and become increasingly susceptible to the southern pine beetle and other bark beetles.

Value of industry shipments of the U.S. forest products industry Gross output of U.S. paper mills U.S. shipment value of sawmill products The southern pine forests of the Southeast and Northeast regions, collectively known as the Pineywoods, are a continu- ation of the forests of adjacent states.

Further west these forest types blend into oak-pine and oak- hickory forests in the Post Oak region, which contains the westernmost growth of southern pines in Texas.

Fortunately, old-growth heart pine still exists as high quality timbers are reclaimed from turn-of-the century mill buildings, warehouses, and factories. Other sources of Old Growth Heart Pine are found underwater in the southern rivers used by timber operations in the.

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field. The plywood industry, by far the largest user of wood adhesives, has grown to become an extremely important factor in the construction field.

The structural laminating industry has also shown a healthy growth as improved glues and de-sign information have become available. Adhesives for furniture have shifted more. The fast growth of pine trees is the main reason for this price difference.

Pine trees take less care and have a shorter time to market, which enables growers to sell the wood at a lower price. The Southern Pine Association was created in to deal with a variety of forest issues, and it was followed in by the Alabama Forestry Association, which successfully lobbied the state legislature to tax timber land but not the trees that grew on it.

Originally created by lumbermen and forest land owners, the AFA expanded in to. The Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA) is a nonprofit trade promotional group supported by South - ern Pine lumber manufacturers. SFPA neither grades, tests, manufactures, nor treats lumber products. The primary purpose of this publication is to provide builders and designers with guidance on the proper use of wood.

The production of plywood construction materials from southern pine is considered a highly significant development.

It opens up, according to industry spokesmen, an important new source of raw. Import Pine plywood can be a Radiata Pine, Elliotis Pine, Pirana Pine, or other tropical Pine species. Import Pine is similar in color to our domestic Southern Yellow Pine with a more closed grain. Import Pine does not produce as much sap as our domestic Pine.

Import Pine sands to a smooth finish, but still has stability flaws like domestic Pine. Hood Sanded Plywood is a lightweight, strong and economical structural panel.

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Recently, southern pine decline (SPD) has been identified as a potential factor in specific. The CHile Radiata pine plywood has big quality control issues. I have bought and used about 8 or 10 pieces of the 3/4 inch, and two or three pieces of the 1/2".

I did a boil test on the first few pieces I bought at Lowes, and then left them outside for the better part of the summer (the pieces). New- vs. old-growth. Most new pine will come from plantation or managed-growth trees, which means fewer growth rings per inch and less density than pine cut from old-growth trees.

Boards cut from old-growth trees will have a grain more similar to that of the antique pine. Heart content.

sawmills operating in the state. This compares to the southern average of $ of value-added for $ of sawmill product produced. Improvement of industry competitiveness can increase potential for jobs creation and resource use in the rural-based forest products industry.

To attain this potential, however, a wide variety of issues must be.Timber giant Weyerhaeuser's purchase agreement to sellacres in northwest Montana is with Southern Pine Plantations, a timberland investment company, legal counsel for the proposed buyer.Pine Plywood.

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