Maker, Kinds of Boards

Submitted by reb on Sun, 04/17/2016 - 09:19

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Introduction

* This article describes a variety of boards and flat materials used for fabrication and construction of a building and furniture.

* This article focuses on wood materials found within the United States. 

* Related Articles: Build a House, CNC Machines, MultiPurpose Tools, Time-saving Life Tools.

 

 

 

 

 

 

What Is A Board

* A stout length of sawn timber. -synonyms.net

* Lumber, or other rigid material, milled or sawn flat. -wikipedia.org

 

 

 

 

 

Synonyms for Board

* Plank

 

 

 

 

 

Kinds of Boards

* Lumber

* Engineered wood

* Cutting board

* Sounding board, of a musical instrument

* Cardboard (paper product)

* Paperboard

* Corrugated fiberboard

* Fiberboard

* Particle board, also known as chipboard

* A reusable writing surface

* Foam Insulation Board

* PegBoard

* SlatBoard

* House Siding Panels

* Printed circuit board, in computing and electronics

* Concrete Board

 

 

 

 

 

 

Typical Wood in 2x4 Boards

* Pine (white, black). Fir (spruce, junipertree). Cedar

 

 

 

 

 

Kinds of Engineered Wood

* Engineered wood

* Cement board

* Chipboard

* Fiber cement siding

* Fiberboard

* Glued laminated timber

* Hardboard

* Hemacite

* Homasote

* I-joist

* Laminated veneer lumber

* Masonite

* Medium density overlay panel

* Medium-density fibreboard

* Multilaminar veneer

* Nu-Wood Decorative Millwork

* Oriented strand board

* Papercrete

* P cont.

* Parallam

* Particle board

* Perforated hardboard

* Plywood

* Pressed wood

* Stamina wood

* Waferboard

* Wood flour

* Wood-plastic composite

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kinds of Plywood

* BS 1088

* Duramold

* Laminated veneer lumber

* Parallam

* Plywood

* Tego film

* Waterproof plywood

* Western India Plywoods Ltd.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Boards are Used In

* House frame, house floor, tool bench, countertop, cutting board, 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Where to Buy Boards

* Hardware Store

* Lumbar Yard

 

 

 

 

 

Other Materials Used in Fabrication 

(This list to be moved to Home Construction)

* Wood Lumber

* Engineered Wood

* Plastics

* Glass

* Metals

* Foam

* Sprayed Foam

* Card Stock and stiff paper/cardboard products

* Rubber

* Nylon

* Fabric

* Cotton

* Paints:

* Stains: 

* Sealant: 

* Liquid Water Barrier: 

* Adhesives: Glue, Caulk

* Stone: Stone Granite and granite-imitation products. Marble. 

* Add to links section: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Building_materials 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Building_engineering 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Construction 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Sustainable_building

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whole_Building_Design_Guide

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kinds of Composite Materials

* Composite material

Tailored fiber placement

3

3D composites

3T Cycling

A

Advanced composite materials (science & engineering)

Advanced fiber placement

Aggregate (composite)

Aluminium foam sandwich

Composite armour

Automated fiber placement

B

Basalt fiber

Biocomposite

Bulk moulding compound

Bungaroosh

C

Capacitance probe

Carbon-fiber-reinforced polymer

CarbonCast

Carbotanium

Cement-bonded wood fiber

Cemesto

Ceramic matrix composite

Cermet

Chobham armour

Chop (fiberglass)

Composite epoxy material

Composite honeycomb

Composite laminates

Composite plate

Cooperative Research Centre for Advanced Composite Structures

Copper-clad steel

Creep in composite materials

Cure monitoring

D

Delamination

Dental compomer

Dental composite

Drywall

Duroplast

E

Ebonol (material)

Engineered cementitious composite

Engineered stone

Engineered wood

Epoxy granite

Etalbond

Eternit

F

Fermacell

Fiber cement siding

Fiber pull-out

F cont.

Fiber-reinforced composite

Fiber volume ratio

Fiber-reinforced concrete

Fiberglass

Fiberglass mesh

Fiberglass sheet laminating

Fiberglass spray lay-up process

Fibre cement

Fibre-reinforced plastic

Filament winding

Forged composite

FR-2

G

Gelcoat

GLARE

Glass fiber

Glidcop

Glued laminated timber

Graphalloy

H

Halpin–Tsai model

Hemacite

High-performance fiber-reinforced cementitious composites

Homasote

Honeycomb structure

Hybrid material

Hybtonite

I

Insert (composites)

J

Jesmonite

K

Kamptulicon

Kirei board

L

Laminate

Laminate flooring

Laminate panel

Laminated veneer lumber

Lanxide process

Linoleum

Long fiber reinforced thermoplastic

M

Mallite

Medium-density fibreboard

Micarta

Micromechanics

Mircata

Mokume-gane

Multi-function structure

N

Novotext

Nu-Wood Decorative Millwork

O

Opus albarium

Orangeburg pipe

O cont.

Oriented strand board

P

Palierne equation

Papercrete

Parquetry

Particle board

Plymax

Plywood

Pre-preg

Prodema

Pultrusion

Pykrete

R

Reinforced carbon–carbon

Reinforced concrete

Reinforced plastic

Reinforced rubber

Reinforced solid

Reinforced thermoplastic pipe

Riverstone Pebble Tiles

Royalex

S

Sandwich panel

Sandwich plate system

Sandwich theory

Sandwich-structured composite

Self-drying concrete technology

Self-leveling concrete

Setralit

Sheet moulding compound

Short fiber reinforced blends

Soluforce

Spectra Shield

Spread tow fabric

Stamina wood

Steel fibre-reinforced shotcrete

Steel plate construction

Structural insulated panel

Syntactic foam

T

Tenax

Textile-reinforced materials

ThermaSAVE

Thermoset polymer matrices

Transite

Tufting (composites)

W

Waferboard

Wood-plastic composite

Z

Z-pinning

Zelfo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Misc Information

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Internet Resources

* Board at Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Board

* Wikipedia Category for Engineered Wood: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Engineered_wood

* Wikipedia Category for Composite Materials: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Composite_materials

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sources Cited

* Mainly Wikipedia

* Dictionary Websites