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How to use hand-held computers to evaluate wood drying.Author(s): Howard N. Rosen; Darrell S. Martin
Source: Research Paper NC-263. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionTechniques have been developed to evaluate end generate wood drying curves with hand-held computers (3-5K memory). Predictions of time to dry to a specific moisture content, drying rates, and other characteristics of wood drying curves can be made. The paper describes the development of programs and illustrates their use.
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CitationRosen, Howard N.; Martin, Darrell S. 1985. How to use hand-held computers to evaluate wood drying. Research Paper NC-263. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsdrying rate, numerical analysis, models, psychrometric relationships, moisture content
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