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Overcoming shape bias in timber laminates-and in rounding off errors in finite element shell programs! Mr P. Mawer, from Bude, remarks on a technique by which it is possible to overcome ‘wedging’ effects in the production of timber laminates, and draws an interesting analogy with a numerical device in computing: During manufacture of glued-laminated timber, a little trick is played by the planer operator.

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