Quality Control in Plywood Manufacturing
2. Material and Methods
2.1. Water Absorption after 24 Hours
2.2. Recovey in Thickness; Swelling more Recovery Thickness Swelling; and Swelling
2.3. Statistical Analysis
Plywood is still an important wood-based product, made with veneers, juxtaposed with change between fiber direction, bonded with proper adhesive, under certain conditions of temperature and pressure . Plywood can be used in various applications, such as in furniture industry and building construction .
Quality control in plywood manufacture is complex, once there are many elements that affect panel performance, including: options for hardwood or softwood ; pressing and temperature cycles applied, and the kind of adhesive used .