Hardwood Lumber & Sawmill Workshop Presentations

ILWUT_LogocroppedPresentations from the Hardwood Lumber & Sawmill Workshop, Thursday, March 17, Mayslake Peabody Estate, Oak Brook, IL.


Presenter: Dan Cassens, Wood Products Extension Specialist at Purdue University and Owner of Cassens Lumber, LLC.

1_Why Wood Is Good

2_Wood Quality and Characteristics

3_Log & Tree Scaling

4_Hardwood Lumber Grading & Pricing

5_Sawing Patterns & Grade Sawing

6_Determining Veneer Quality Logs

7_Wood Moisture & Drying

8_Stain & Insects

9_Selling & Marketing Wood Product for Small & Traditional Producers

Prof. Daniel Cassens Biography