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Title: Stresses in Drying Lumber

Source: Southern Lumberman Volume 201, Number 2513; 5 p. (Dec. 15, 1960).

Author(s): McMillen, John M.; Youngs, Robert L.

Publication Year: 1960  View PDF »

Category: Journal Articles

Abstract: Knowledge of what happens inside a board as it dries has increased tremendously during the past several years. Even thought we are far from a complete understanding of the mechanisms involved, our limited knowledge of drying stresses has had a marked influence on drying procedures now in use.

Keywords: Drying; Kiln schedules; Lumber; Stresses and sets; Wood properties.

Publication Review Process: Non-Refereed (Other)

File size: 148 kb(s)

Date posted: 01/25/2013
RITS Product ID: 63104

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