Understanding lumber size control

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As part of the recent WoodTECH 2017 series, Nick Barrett, President of SiCam Systems, Canada gave a 90-minute workshop to event delegates in both Australia and New Zealand.

In the workshop Nick covered; establishing the importance of value in a sawmill, analysing the financial impacts in the mill, methods of analysing a QC program throughout the sawmill and planer to ensure that the fastest payback can be achieved, setting size control objectives, setting a target size, monitoring sawing variation and reporting and understanding manual information being collected from lumber size measurements.

Part of the presentation is included here.

The full presentation and details from the workshop have been sent to WoodTECH 2017 delegates.

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