edge grain

edge grain

[′ej ‚grān]
(materials)
The grain pattern produced when soft wood is cut so that the tree's annular rings form an angle of more than 45° with the board's surface.
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"Key Stone Carvings fsbricated a monumental stone fireplace that divides the lobby from The Lobbyist bar which is done in white macaubas stone with an edge detail called 'waterfall edge grain matching,'" Mento says.
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Until recently, it was assumed that ash and maple bats should be labeled so that the baseball is always making contact with the edge grain of the bat.
Impacting on the edge grain reduces the load in the weaker regions of ash.
Then work wood filler into all of the edge grain, nail holes and dents (Photo 5).
Short, interspersed segments of wood and glue then fail progressively toward the joint's base until the combination of increasing edge grain and shear loading, to which the glue is more resistant than tensile loading, results in a bond much stronger than the wood.
It is usually near a built-in cutting board in the countertop." If the hole is cut in wood, he says the installers should seal the end and edge grain to prevent discoloring.
Withdrawal direction (end, face, and edge grain) was the split-split-plot factor, with variation in withdrawal directions as the split-split-plot error.
Its hinge leaves are hidden when the door is closed, and the design allows you to avoid driving screws into the weak plywood edge grain. Begin by installing the hinges on the door (Photo 7).
When possible, chamfer the ends that have edge grain first (Photo 8).
For softwood, this can range through extremes of edge grained (vertical sawn) and flat grained.
Wood Siding Type Footnotes Surface/Coatings Checklist BARE WOOD -- Initial Exterior Coating Cedar (Eastern White & Western Red) Smooth Clear Edge Grained F,N Smooth Clear Flat Grained F,N Smooth Knotty Edge Grained F,N,Q Smooth Knotty Flat Grained F,N,Q Rough Clear Edge Grained F,N Rough Clear Flat Grained F,N Rough Knotty Edge Grained F,N,Q Rough Knotty Flat Grained F,N,Q Redwood Lumber Smooth Clear Edge Grained F,N Smooth Clear Flat Grained F,N Smooth Knotty Edge Grained F,N,Q Smooth Knotty Flat Grained F,N,Q Rough Clear Edge Grained F,N Rough Clear Flat Grained F,N Rough Knotty Edge Grained F,N,Q Rough Knotty Flat Grained F,N,Q Pine (White or Sugar), Fir, Spruce, etc.