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Title: Heated Storage for Dry Lumber for Furniture or Prefabricated Houses

Source: PREFABRICATED HOMES, MAY-JUNE, 1947; pp 16-18, 31.

Author(s): Mathewson, J.S.

Publication Year: 1947  View PDF »

Category: Not Classified

Abstract: PROPER methods of air seasoning and kiln drying are essential to the preparation of lumber for most uses. drying are essential to the preparation of lumber for most uses. Such processes are not, however, sufficient in themselves to assure satisfaction for all products fabricated from wood. Investigations by the Forest Products Laboratory have demonstrated that wood to be used in furniture and prefabricated buildings, for example, should be held in heated storage until used.

Keywords: lumber, drying, heated, prefabricated houses, furniture

Publication Review Process: Non-Refereed (Other)

File size: 269 kb(s)

Date posted: 02/03/2015
RITS Product ID: 72014

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