Accession Number : AD0784566

Title :   How to Reduce Energy Consumption in Kiln-Drying Lumber.

Descriptive Note : Forest Service Research note,

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s) : Wengert,E. M.

Report Date : 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The energy used to dry wood can be reduced. More than 20 practical suggestions to reduce fuel consumption, improve drying efficiency, and lower both air-and kiln-drying costs are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Lumber, *Drying, *Furnaces, Consumption, Energy, Petroleum products, Savings, Cost analysis, Estimates, Air, Efficiency

Subject Categories : Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE