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2011-03-11 15:42:42

The natural product wood grows in locations with different climate, soil and environmental conditions. These differences influence its properties as construction material: "Scandinavian spruce, for instance, has smaller knots and lower raw densities than spruce coming from central Europe, and this results in different strength and stiffness values," explains Professor Jan-Willem van de Kuilen from the Department of Wood Technology at TUM. That is why, to ensure the stability of wooden...

2007-07-30 18:21:29

The following area students received degrees from Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology. Annville - Steven George, collision repair technology. Bausman - Dayne Frederick, carpentry. Christiana - Christopher Brown, cabinet making and wood technology; John Reger, cabinet making and wood technology. Coatesville - William Kramer, collision repair technology. Cochranville - Jonathan Althouse, automotive technology; Matt Harding, masonry...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.