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hardboard:

see composition boardcomposition board,
wood product produced in the form of a board or sheet, formed of cellulose fibers or particles derived from wood or other sources, and used principally as a building material.
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hardboard

A dense smooth-surfaced composition board composed of highly compressed fibers; one such type is called Masonite®. See also: Douglas fir

hardboard

[′härd‚bȯrd]
(materials)
A fiberboard formed to a density of 30-50 pounds per cubic foot (480-800 kilograms per cubic meter) and having one textured and one smooth face.

hardboard

A building material manufactured of wood fiber compressed into sheets; used extensively in building, e.g., as interior panels or durable siding.
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A high-strength binderless fiberboard panel made from fiber derived from forest residues obtained from lodgepole pine treetops and OCC both exceed minimum high-density hardboard standards.
The hardboard should be fitted across the floorboards rough side up, using the longest, straightest wall as the starting point to help keep the edges in a straight line.
Table 2: North American Hardboard Production, Imports and Exports (2007): Percentage Breakdown by Country - United States and Canada (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-12
In this study, fiberboards made from recycled fiber show enormous water uptake, which was far above the 40 percent commercial standard for 1/4-inch service class hardboard (Suchsland and Woodson 1986).
The revenue growth is mainly due to higher domestic sales volumes, among which: paint, up 52%, MDP panels, 17%; laminate flooring, 12%; and hardboards, up 10%.
Porous sub-floors like hardboard and cement should be sealed with a primer first and this must be completely dry before you begin tiling.
McElroy and Lai (1988) reported on the characterization and utilization of Masonite's sludge as a source of lignin for hardboard binder.
To strengthen the lid, he glued redwood 1-by-4s to 1/8-inch tempered hardboard and added tapered 2-by-2s to the underside.
Canfor also produces kraft paper, plywood, remanufactured lumber products, oriented strand board (OSB), hardboard paneling and a range of specialized wood products, including baled fibre and fibre mat at 33 facilities located in BC, Alberta, Quebec and North and South Carolina.
28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EUCATEX S/A Industria e Comercio (Bovespa: EUCA3 and EUCA4), currently in judicial reorganization and one of the largest producers of hardboard and medium-density panels (MDP) in Brazil, also producing paints, laminated flooring, shapes, roof tiles and agricultural substrates, hereby informs the market that it is planning construction of a new Thin-High Density Fiberboard (T-HDF) and Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF) plant.
The saw is suitable for cutting hardboard, acryclic and soild surface materials, Stiles says.
In this study, we looked at combining fibers from industrial fiberglass insulation trim waste with commercial hardboard fibers and with recycled corrugated container fibers to improve the properties of a structural hardboard-like panel.