green timber

green timber

Freshly converted timber that has not been dried in a kiln; has a high moisture content, usually well above 50%.
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The simple connections developed from much larger scale joints that Warren had studied on green timber building frames, and which he was interested in applying on a smaller scale.
Similarly, if you have plans to hunt flooded green timber, practice retrieves from a platform in water.
Thermal modification can be started from pre-dried or green timber, says Jartek.
The sorting performed on green timber has been based only on dimension, i.
For instance, in the Biscuit Fire area, even green timber sales, at $500 per 1,000 board feet, had become uneconomical before the fire.
For information on David's three-week course in May 2005 on building a roundhouse structure with green timber, e-mail him on david@ecobiz.
Because of having to use green timber particular attention was paid in construction to the inevitable shrinkage.
The increasing price for house logs may lead to expanded use of green timber by the industry, causing some increased competition between the sectors.
For seven days the trail riders looped through the South Fork Primitive Area, riding seven to 18 miles per day through green timber, vernal meadows, and craggy mountains.
The law, passed by Congress and signed by President Clinton last summer, also released some existing green timber sales that had already been sold by federal agencies.
We've built levees and installed a pump system to create a green timber spot, we've created wetlands where there were none and planted crops and native vegetation to attract birds.