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Posted on Why Is Rough Sawn Lumber Cut In Such Long Lengths?

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canadianchips

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#1 posted 683 days ago

Rough lumber has checks and cracks at the ends.
10ft. is an economical length when setting up mills.(Dropping the blade 5/4 is a pain if you only move the head 4 feet.)

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