Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Resinous Timber

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9946

n Wood from certain trees which contain resinous material in the cells. The resins have high-solvent power for many paints and paint media. This resin frequently exudes through paint films applied to such wood, especially in sunny positions.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA