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English translation: density - air dried

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15:53 Aug 2, 2004
English to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.) / timber
English term or phrase: Density AD
NZ Radiata Physical and Structural Properties for Main Tree Species.
Density
Basic AD

I understand basic density, but does AD mean adjusted density?
Edward LIU
Local time: 18:51
English translation:density - air dried
Explanation:
:) Acronymfinder
AD Air Dried (timber)

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Note added at 45 mins (2004-08-02 16:39:17 GMT)
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If you dry, the density becomes much bigger
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Clauwolf
Local time: 19:51
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density ad
density - air dried


Explanation:
:) Acronymfinder
AD Air Dried (timber)

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Note added at 45 mins (2004-08-02 16:39:17 GMT)
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If you dry, the density becomes much bigger

Clauwolf
Local time: 19:51
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Grading comment
Thank you very much.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Tony M: Makes sense --- except why should drying INCREASE the density?! Normally dry timber is lighter, unless it has shrunk VERY SIGNIFICANTLY...
5 hrs

neutral  Jörgen Slet: I agree with Dusty :)
6 hrs
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