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Official Journal of the Japan Wood Research Society

Table 2 Average moisture content of specimens

From: Thermal properties of wood measured by the hot-disk method: comparison with thermal properties measured by the steady-state method

  Comparative method Hot-disk method
L R T Cross section Radial section Tangential section
Kiri 6.4 (0.9) 6.2 (0.7) 6.1 (0.5) 4.7 (0.1) 5.0 (0.1) 5.5 (0.2)
Sugi 9.2 (0.8) 8.9 (0.5) 8.6 (0.4) 7.0 (0.3) 7.4 (0.3) 6.5 (0.4)
Hinoki 7.7 (1.0) 7.5 (0.9) 7.2 (0.8) 6.2 (0.4) 5.7 (0.4) 6.2 (0.5)
Yachidamo 8.8 (1.4) 8.1 (0.9) 7.7 (0.8) 6.2 (0.2) 6.1 (0.3) 5.7 (0.2)
Buna 7.4 (1.2) 6.9 (0.9) 6.7 (0.8) 6.5 (0.1) 6.0 (0.1) 5.6 (0.1)
  1. Note: standard deviations are in parentheses