Accession Number:

AD0683427

Title:

NEWS AND VIEWS OF THIS KILN DRYING BUSINESS: DIP TREATMENT IN POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL NOT EFFECTIVE IN PREVENTING SURFACE CHECKING.

Descriptive Note:

Forest Service research note,

Corporate Author:

FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The experiment was to determine if dip treating rough-sawn and presurfaced green flat-sawn northern red oak boards in polyethylene glycol would stabilize the fibers in the surface zones enough to effectively reduce surface checking in subsequent kiln drying. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Plastics
  • Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE