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A durability test of wood posts in Hawaii...third progress reportAuthor(s): Roger G. Skolmen
Source: Res. Note PSW-RN-260. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 4 p
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Pacific Southwest Research Station
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DescriptionRound posts of 10 Hawaii-grown wood species were treated with copper chromate-copper arsenate by the double-diffusion process. These and untreated posts were exposed for 10 years. Except with two coniferous species, the treatment did not lengthen service life enough to be judged worthwhile.
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CitationSkolmen, Roger G. 1971. A durability test of wood posts in Hawaii...third progress report. Res. Note PSW-RN-260. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 4 p
Keywordsfence posts, Hawaii, service life, preservative treatments, stake tests
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