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Sawing SHOLO logs: three methodsAuthor(s): Ronald E. Coleman; Hugh W. Reynolds
Source: Res. Pap. NE-279. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 5p.
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThree different methods of sawing the SHOLO log were compared on a board-foot yield basis. Using sawmill simulation, all three methods of sawing were performed on the same sample of logs, eliminating differences due to sapling. A statistical test was made to determine whether or not there were any real differences between the board-foot yields. Two of the sawing methods provided about the same board-foot yields; one provided about 40 percent less.
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CitationColeman, Ronald E.; Reynolds, Hugh W. 1973. Sawing SHOLO logs: three methods. Res. Pap. NE-279. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 5p.
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