STEAM POST-TREATMENTS TO REDUCE THICKNESS SWELLING OF PARTICLEBOARD (EXPLORATORY STUDY).
Forest Service research note,
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For post-treatment, special apparatus was designed for a small hotpress so that particleboards could be steamed, with or without restraint against thickness swelling. Ten-minute treatments at 360F saturated steam, without restraint, were exceedingly effective in removing springback. Author
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