1.1 These test methods cover the evaluation of adhesives for finger jointing lumber used in the manufacture of structural glued laminated timber. They include tests of the tensile strength of joints; dry with no treatment, wet after one vacuum-pressure soak treatment, and wet after cyclic boil-dry treatment.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard.
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