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Adaptability of sash gangsaw mills to northeastern conditionsAuthor(s): Fred C. Simmons
Source: Station Paper NE-78. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 7 p.
Publication Series: Science Perspectives (SP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionNortheastern sawmill operators have been eyeing the sash gangsaw mill with new interest in the past few years. This type of mill, which cuts a whole log or cant at one time by means of a number of straight saws set in a sash frame that moves up and down, was rather common in the Northeast around the turn of the century.
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CitationSimmons, Fred C. 1955. Adaptability of sash gangsaw mills to northeastern conditions. Station Paper NE-78. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 7 p.
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