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AS 1720.2-1990 timber structures - timber properties

Standard Number:  AS 1720.2-1990
Title:  timber structures - timber properties
Language:  English
Replaced by Standard:  AS 1720.2-2006_BCA

Replacing Standard:  DR 88129

Status:  Withdrawn
International Classification for Standards (ICS)
CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS AND BUILDING>>Structures of buildings>>Timber structures
Publisher:  Australia Standards(AS)
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Preface:   
Description:Provides a table of timber species and their general properties which can be used for the design of timber structures. Extensive explanatory clauses to the table are also provided.  
Catalog:Document Contents
AS 1720.2-1990 SAA TIMBER STRUCTURES CODE - TIMBER PROPERTIES
PREFACE
CONTENTS
1 SCOPE
2 REFERENCED DOCUMENTS
3 TABULATION OF SPECIES AND PROPERTIES
4 EXPLANATION OF TABLE 1
4.1 General
4.2 Index number (Column 1)
4.3 Standard trade name (Column 2)
4.4 Origin (Column 3)
4.5 Species brand (Column 4)
4.6 Classification (Column 5)
4.7 Strength group (Column 6)
4.8 Joint group (Column 7)
4.9 Density at 12% moisture content (Column 8)
4.10 Unseasoned density (Column 9)
4.11 Hardness (Column 10)
4.12 Cleavage (Column 11)
4.13 Toughness (Column 12)
4.14 Tangential shrinkage (Column 13)
4.15 Tendency to split for green wood (Column 14).
4.16 Unit tangential movement (Column 15)
4.17 Durability class (Column 16)
4.18 Sapwood lyctus susceptibility (Column 17)
5 REFERENCES
  
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