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Furniture Cuttings Made from Logging Residue: The Three-Sided Cant SystemAuthor(s): Hugh W. Reynolds; James Schroeder
Source: Res. Pap. NE-417. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agrirculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionA new method to make furniture cuttings from the best of logging residues was tested. Bolts 4 through 8 feet long were sawed to three-sided cants. The cants were then resawed to boards and dried. The dried boards were gang ripped and defects removed to obtain clear-one-face cuttings of random width and length. The 6-, 7-, and 8-foot long bolts gave good yields by this system, while the 4- and 5-foot bolts did not.
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CitationReynolds, Hugh W.; Schroeder, James. 1978. Furniture Cuttings Made from Logging Residue: The Three-Sided Cant System. Res. Pap. NE-417. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agrirculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
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