by Stanford J. Lunstrum
US Department of Agriculture
State & Private Forestry
This manual was written for circular sawmill operators who recognize the need for producing the maximum yield of well manufactured lumber in the shortest possible time.. It does not attempt to cover all aspects of sawmill operation; it is concerned only with the first and most important step - primary sawing - and all the mechanical components that affect the primary sawing function.
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Circular Sawmills and Their Efficient Operation (PDF 1.73 MB)