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Module: Structural characteristics Unit: Strength-reducing factors
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Understand the growth features in timber and timber degradation
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Preservative treatment for timber – a guide to specification
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Learn the different processes that timber goes through when it gets a preservative treatment that will enhance its durability.
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Specifying timber species in marine and freshwater construction
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Learn the different advantages and disadvantages that certain species of timber have when in marine and freshwater environments
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Fungi and insect pests in timber
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Read on how fungi and insect pests can affect timber and which are the most common types, and how it affects timber that comes from tropical and sub-tropical regions but is used in the UK.
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