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Official Journal of the Japan Wood Research Society

Table 1 Mechanical properties of hinoki (hinoki cypress) and sugi (Japanese cedar) laminae

From: Shear strength properties of hybrid (hinoki cypress and Japanese cedar) cross-laminated timber

Statistical value Hinoki (N = 70)a Sugi (N = 66)b
Modulus of elasticity, Efr (MPa) Density, (kg/m3) Modulus of elasticity, Efr (MPa) Density, (kg/m3)
Mean 12.9 477 8.57 374
SD 1.5 30 1.6 24
COV 12% 6.3% 19% 6.4%
  1. aSample composed of 39 pieces of 0.6-m-long laminae and 31 pieces of 2.0-m-long laminae
  2. bSample composed of 35 pieces of 0.6-m-long laminae and 31 pieces of 2.0-m-long laminae