Course Details

Course Number

10465113

Credits

4.00

Description

As the title indicates, this course covers the process of drying wood. Drying lumber is studied in depth, focusing on the relationship between wood, temperature, relative humidity and air flow. Learners will learn moisture content measuring techniques, types of kilns and controls, how to generate kiln schedules and procedures for sampling, while operating a lab sized conventional steam dry kiln.

Prerequisite: 10-465-100 WOOD SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY.

Availability

Class # Start Date End Date Mode Location
20919 Lecture Antigo
23980 Lecture Antigo

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