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Lumber recovery from ponderosa pine in western Montana.Author(s): Marlin E. Plank
Source: Res. Pap. PNW-RP-297. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 24 p
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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DescriptionLumber grade yields and recovery ratios are shown for a sample of ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa Dougl. ex Laws.) in western Montana. About 9 percent of the lumber produced was in Select grades, 48 percent in Shop grades, and 43 percent in Common grades. Information on log scale and yield is presented in tables by log grade and diameter class.
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CitationPlank, Marlin E. 1982. Lumber recovery from ponderosa pine in western Montana. Res. Pap. PNW-RP-297. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 24 p
KeywordsLumber recovery, lumber yield, ponderosa pine, Pinus ponderosa, Montana
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