Materialsby Terry L Self
Last update 2/20/04.
The materials I use in my projects are those typically associated with traditional woodworking and construction. I am not opposed to adopting something more contemporary if it serves a particular goal or appears fit for use in the long term.
Thoughts on plywood and other 'board' products
Instability of wood
board and batten and panels in frames
egyptian veneering and plywood
aside on 'truss uplift'
osb, flakeboard, mdf, and other composites
labor biggest expense
system construction, capital expense vs. labor expense
repairability and disposability
- HPDL High Pressure Decorative Laminate
- pivot hinges
- magnetic latches
- low voltage halogen fixtures
- concealed self-closing hinges
- butt hinges
second Subheading...wood as an agricultural product...links to agriculture and stainability conclusions or digression from content above which eventually returns to the theme or opens a third subheading or reaches a concluding subheading
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