A novel method for delivering fluids into bolted wooden components.

IRG/WP 04-40280

G S Sawyer, B Tole

The paper describes the development of a washer that enables fluids such as wood preservatives and adhesive resins to be delivered to bolted wooden components in-situ. The system was developed to meet the criteria of low cost and the ability to tolerate inaccurate drilling of holes in the wooden members.

Keywords: Annulus, bolted, preservative, resin, washer, drilling

Conference: 04-06-06/10 Ljubljana, Slovenia

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