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    Author(s): Philip A. Araman
    Date: 1979
    Source: International Journal of Furniture Research. 1(10): 14-17.
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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    Long, character-marked furniture cuttings are easily obtained when low-grade (2A and 2B Common) yellow-poplar lumber is first ripped into strips and then crosscut to remove objectionable defects. Overall yields of character-marked material using this procedure were 78% from 1 Common and 2A Common and 70% from 2B Common yellow-poplar lumber. Furthermore, 82% of the 1 Common cuttings, 61% of the 2A Common cuttings, and 35% of the 2B Common cuttings were longer than 50 inches.

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    Araman, Philip A. 1979. To Make Long Character-Marked Cuttings From Low-Grade Yellow-Poplar Lumber - Rip First. International Journal of Furniture Research. 1(10): 14-17.

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