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Title: Ventilation in the Dry Kiln A new point of view for an old problem

Source: Wood Working Industries, Volume 10, Number 1, July, 1931; 4 p.

Author(s): Loughborough, W. Karl

Publication Year: 1931  View PDF »

Category: Journal Articles

Abstract: The Primary Purposes of this article are to direct more attention to the problem of ventilatioin a dry kiln and to urge consindertion of the problem with the anlytical method of the engineer. Carrying out these purposes will require showing how the weight of air are affected by various conditions, such as temperature, relative humidity, and barometric pressure. The next step will then be to show how the changes in weight of air affect ventilation in dry kilns of various types. Morover, the function of ventilation and also the bearing ventilation has on circulation in a kiln are discussed in detail.

Keywords: air flow, kiln drying, kilns, ventilation

Publication Review Process: Non-Refereed (Other)

Date posted: 11/19/2015
RITS Product ID: 77797

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