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Development of a computer method for predicting lumber cutting yields

Daniel E. Dunmire

Development of a computer method for predicting lumber cutting yields

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Published by North Central Forest Experiment Station, Forest Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Saint Paul, Minn.] .
Written in English

  • Lumber -- Mensuration -- Data processing.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPredicting lumber cutting yields.
    StatementDaniel E. Dunmire, George H. Englerth.
    SeriesU.S. Forest Service research paper NC -- 15.
    ContributionsEnglerth, G. H.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18165055M

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