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Title: Two Diagrams To Help Kiln Operators

Source: FURNITURE MANUFACTURER for January, 1932; pp. 49-50.

Author(s): Rietz, R. C.

Publication Year: 1932  View PDF »

Category: Not Classified

Abstract: THE dry kiln operator is always confronted with the problem of converting the dry bulb and the wet-bulb temperatures in the kiln into terms of relative humidity or equilibrium moisture content.2 Throughout his ordinary routine he must constantly make this conversion in order to learn what the conditions in the kiln will do in the drying of the charge; he has to change readings to results. The Forest Products Laboratory, in suggesting a simplification of this problem, has constructed the accompanying diagrams for his convenience.

Keywords: kiln, operators, dry-bulb, wet-bulb

Publication Review Process: Non-Refereed (Other)

File size: 118 kb(s)

Date posted: 01/26/2015
RITS Product ID: 71922

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