Finger-jointed

Finger-jointed

High-quality lumber formed by joining small pieces of wood glued end to end, so named because the joint looks like interlocked fingers.
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The rubberwood processing plant was installed with various woodworking equipment that will be used in making furniture, mouldings, finger-jointed lumber and joinery products.
ca 3 m 3 supply of finger-jointed kvh, Ca 240 m joinery of various wooden components as ceiling construction, About 70 m 2 plattenbelag for ceilings.
A common problem with finger-jointed wooden furniture components is chipping in the finger joints due to fiber deviations around sound knots.
Additionally, the house was built using finger-jointed 2x4s, or 2x4s created from scrap pieces that are put together to create the size of wood needed.
Q I am laying 15mm-thick real-wood flooring which is finger-jointed over an existing concrete floor.
The $19-million facility will produce finger-jointed lumber and flange stock by reprocessing trim ends from other mills.
These items can be supplied from solid wood or laminated from smaller finger-jointed pieces.
Residential construction contractors also uses structural engineered wood products and finger-jointed studs that contain adhesives.
The finger-jointed lumber system utilizes scrap lumber, both dry and green, that is normally discarded and converts it into useful lumber for structural and nonstructural uses.
The engineered-wood boards are made of kiln-dried, finger-jointed wood blocks harvested from even-aged timber stands to resist distortion.
Present wood recycling and reuse methods have developed over time using specific product needs for existing markets, such as finger-jointed lumber.
Composite material, in general, is comparable in price to high-grade clear cedar or redwood, but it is much more expensive than, say, finger-jointed pine.