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    Author(s): Luis G. Occeña; Daniel L. Schmoldt
    Date: 1996
    Source: Forest Products Journal. 46(11/12): 40-42.
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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    Description

    A versatile microcomputer-based interactive graphics sawing program has been developed as a tool for modeling various hardwood processes, from bucking and topping to log sawing, lumber edging, secondary processing, and even veneering. The microcomputer platform makes the tool affordable and accessible. A solid modeling basis provides the tool with a sound geometrical and topological foundation. Owing to the simulation's flexibility, it can be used in a variety of wood-processing operations. Within any operation, it can be used to analyze processing alternatives, or to aid in the training of personnel.

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    Occeña, Luis G.; Schmoldt, Daniel L. 1996. GRASP - A Prototype Interactive Graphic Sawing Program - (Forest Products Journal). Forest Products Journal. 46(11/12): 40-42.

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