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Blanks: a computer program for analyzing furniture rough-part needs in standard-size blanksAuthor(s): Philip A. Araman
Source: Res. Pap. NE-521. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiement Station. 8p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionA computer program is described that allows a company to determine the number of edge-glued, standard-size blanks required to satisfy its rough-part needs for a given production period. Yield and cost information also is determined by the program. A list of the program inputs, outputs, and uses of outputs is described, and an example analysis with sample output is included.
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CitationAraman, Philip A. 1983. Blanks: a computer program for analyzing furniture rough-part needs in standard-size blanks. Res. Pap. NE-521. Broomall, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiement Station. 8p.
KeywordsFurniture rough-part sizes, cabinet rough-part sizes, hardwood lumber, panels
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