8143 Repairing cracks, strength

Published: 7 March 2013

The purpose of this work is to investigate how cracks in the wood can be repaired so that the strength is ensured

Area: Durability of wood
Budget: 200 000 SEK
Timetable: februarii - December 2013
Project Manager: Anna Pousette, SP Wood

Funding: ERDF

Background, purpose

The purpose of this work is to investigate how cracks in the wood can be repaired so that the resistance is ensured. The goal is to test different methods and means to mend cracks with glue and document this to practical instructions. The project proposal can be seen as a natural continuation of Project 8142, which aims to develop a methodology to assess the risk of fractures in congested areas (identify when cracks need to be repaired).

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Final Report

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