Kiln Drying of Hardwood Lumber

This introductory short course is designed to enable participants to dry hardwood lumber to maximize product quality and value.
Kiln Drying of Hardwood Lumber - Workshops
Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Language: English
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Description

This is a basic course designed for kiln operator trainees, plant managers, and supervisors. No previous drying experience or training is necessary.

Instruction will include lectures and demonstrations. Wood moisture relations, kiln operation, lumber handling and storage, and drying schedule preparation will be emphasized as it relates to drying hardwood lumber.

Who is this for?
  • Anyone who needs a basic understanding of drying hardwood lumber.
  • Kiln operator trainees
  • Plant managers
  • Supervisors
What will you learn?
  • How to dry hardwood lumber efficiently with minimal defect.
  • Wood/moisture relations
  • Kiln operation
  • How to improve the way lumber is handled and stored
  • Dry kiln schedule development

Instructors

Forest Resources Wood Products Kiln Drying Lumber

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