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Title: Procedure and computer program to calculate machine contribution to sawmill recovery

Author: Steele, Philip H.; Hallock, Hiram; Lunstrum, Stanford;

Date: 1981

Source: Res. Pap. FPL-RP-383. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 20 pages

Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)

Description: The importance of considering individual machine contribution to total mill efficiency is discussed. A method for accurately calculating machine contribution is introduced, and an example is given using this method. A FORTRAN computer program to make the necessary complex calculations automatically is also presented with user instructions.

Keywords: Sawmills, computer programs, mill efficiency, machine contribution

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Steele, Philip H.; Hallock, Hiram; Lunstrum, Stanford 1981. Procedure and computer program to calculate machine contribution to sawmill recovery. Res. Pap. FPL-RP-383. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory. 20 pages

 


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