The Structural Engineer > Archive > Volume 53 (1975) > Issues > Issue 3 > Strength Variability of Structural Timber
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Strength Variability of Structural Timber

When specimens of wood with seemingly similar characteristics are tested, the strength results usually show high variability. This is attributed to two major sources: (a) Primary sources or the material factors. (b) Secondary sources or the human factors. Daniel N. Nwokoye

Author(s): Nwokoye, Daniel N

Keywords: strength;timber;measuring