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QSQuality System
QSQuantity Surveyor
QSQuick Scope (Call of Duty)
QSQuick Start
QSQuicksilver
QSQualitätssicherung (German: Quality Assurance)
QSQuacquarelli Symonds (est. 1990)
QSQuality Service(s)
QSQuit Smoking
QSQuébec Solidaire (Canada political party)
QSQuikSilver Inc (boarding company)
QSQuorum Sensing
QSQuality Starts (baseball)
QSQuick Strike
QSQuick Shift (Campagnolo bicycle shifter)
QSQuality Start (baseball; start by a pitcher of 6+ innings & 3 runs or fewer)
QSQuality Start (baseball gaming)
QSQuantity Sufficient
QSQuartersawn (cutting lumber from logs to yield grain at approx 90* to face of board)
QSQuota Share
QSQuasi-Static
QSQuadratic Sieve (method of factoring integers)
QSquality surveillance (US DoD)
QSQuasi-Synchronous
QSQualification Sample
QSQuantum Sufficit (Latin: as much as suffices)
QSQuantum Sufficiat (Latin: sufficient quantity; on a prescription, indicates quantity is left to the dispenser's discretion)
QSQuota Sample
QSQuickbooks Specialist
QSQuarter Session
QSQualitative State
QSQuality Scalability
QSQueen Scout (Australia)
QSQuickStack
QSQueens Surface
QSQuarternary Structure
QSQuébec Secours (Canada)
QSQuota Source
QSQuantity Spilled
QSBody Heat Storage Index
QSQuality Standard (various companies)
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The objectives of this study were (1) to examine the feasibility of using southern pine to make quartersawn composite lumber, (2) to evaluate the properties of both quartersawn and flatsawn deck boards obtained from the composite lumber, and (3) to determine whether phenol resorcinol formaldehyde (PRF) or polyurethane (PU) is a better adhesive for bonding the wood billet components.
Both red and white oak also can be quartersawn and they work well in a variety of styles including Shaker, Mission and contemporary styles.
One parcel of logs that was rift and quartersawn netted lumber with growth rings that were 30 to 60 rings per inch.
com, the world leader in delivering on demand applications, today announced that Bella Pictures, a subsidiary of Quartersawn Partners, LLC, has seen a 400% increase in sales over four months using salesforce.
The gluelines were on the tangential faces when prepared from flatsawn boards and on radial faces when prepared from quartersawn boards.
It might resemble the look of quartersawn oak somewhat, but oak has less luster and chatoyance.
65 mm (radial) by 50 mm (tangential) by 10 mm (longitudinal) in flatsawn boards; and 50 mm (radial) by 65 mm (tangential) by 10 mm (longitudinal) in quartersawn boards.
Apollo Hardwoods offers easy-to-install wainscoting kits (as seen in the "after" photo above) in a variety of woods: quartersawn oak and cherry, plus traditional and rustic versions of cherry, maple, hickory, ash and more.
Only six boards had ring angles greater than 60[degrees] and approached quartersawn.
The panels are available in quartersawn oak and cherry, traditional and rustic versions of cherry, maple, hickory and ash, as well as vertical and horizontal "chinked" cherry.
However, for the MSR lumber, this alignment would require perfectly flatsawn or quartersawn pieces of lumber.
The key to the look is straight lines and the use of quartersawn oak, usually white oak.