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    Author(s): John A. Sturos
    Date: 1973
    Source: Research Paper NC-90. 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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    Description

    Presents data on length, width, thickness, moisture content, specific gravity, and terminal velocities of wood and bark chips for eight important pulpwood species. Gives differences in terminal velocities of the wood and bark chips used to predict the degree of segregation possible by air flotation.

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    Citation

    Sturos, John A. 1973. Predicting segregation of wood and bark chips by differences in terminal velocities. Research Paper NC-90. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station

    Keywords

    air flotation, bark removal, physical properties, residue, whole-tree

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