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Title: How Heavy Black Walnut Timbers were successfully kiln-dried without damage or distortion

Source: Wood Products, October 1937; 2 p.

Author(s): Tiemann, Harry D.

Publication Year: 1937  View PDF »

Category: Journal Articles

Abstract: Black walnut is rightly reputed to be one of the best American woods for holding its shape when dry. It is only necessary to re-fer to its exclusive use for gun-stocks and its reputation in old furniture to establish this fact. Nevertheless, it is by no means an easy wood to dry from the green condition.

Keywords: black walnut; timber; kiln drying

Publication Review Process: Non-Refereed (Other)

File size: 126 kb(s)

Date posted: 10/28/2015
RITS Product ID: 77691

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