Kiln-Drying
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The process of slowly drying cut lumber in a kiln to gradually eliminate moisture from the center to the outer surfaces. Kiln drying prevents future cracking and checking.

FK Reading Ease
53.6

FK Grade Level
High School
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  • A process in which wood is dried in a closed chamber using heat and/or humidity control to achieve a required moisture content

    FK Reading Ease
    54.8

    FK Grade Level
    High School
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