Basic density and strength properties of cultivated Calamus manan

Razak Wahab, and Othman Sulaiman, and Hashim Wan Samsi, (2004) Basic density and strength properties of cultivated Calamus manan. Journal of Bamboo and Rattan, 3 (1). pp. 35-43. ISSN 1569-1586

[img]
Preview
Text
Basic_density_and_strength_properties_of_cultivated_Calamus_manna.pdf

Download (123kB) | Preview

Abstract

This research investigates the basic density of Calamus manan cane grown in plantation and its relationship to strength. Cane samples were obtained from two plantation area in Malaysia. The results indicate that the lower part of the cane shows to have higher basic density compared to the higher part of the cane. The older canes (18 and 24 year-old) show a higher basic density compared to young canes (7 and 11 year-old). Samples with higher basic density show to have higher strength compared to those with lower basic density. Older canes indicate to have a 7-8-times higher strength compared to young canes.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Basic density, Calamus manan, Cane, MOR, Strength
Subjects: ?? SB183-317 ??
Divisions: SCHOOL > School of International Tropical Forestry
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email storage.bpmlib@ums.edu.my
Date Deposited: 28 Feb 2012 00:15
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2017 07:26
URI: http://eprints.ums.edu.my/id/eprint/3595

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item