Accession Number : AD0706087

Title :   AIR DRYING LUMBER IN A FORKLIFT YARD.

Descriptive Note : Forest Service research note,

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s) : Reitz,Raymond C.

Report Date : APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : Yarding of stickered unit packages of lumber by the forklift truck has resulted in major changes in the layout and operation of air-drying yards. This report describes practices that reduce drying time and drying degrade. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*WOOD, *DRYING), HANDLING, FORKLIFT VEHICLES

Subject Categories : Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE