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CANT MILL [1 record]

Record 1 2001-06-01

English

Subject field(s)
  • Wood Sawing
  • Facilities and Equipment (Wood Industries)
DEF

A specialized sawmill that does not carry out the complete cycle of operations, and only trims the logs [which] are then transported to another sawmill where they are resawed.

OBS

cant: A large timber cut from a log and destined for further processing by other saws.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sciage du bois
  • Installations et équipement (Industr. du bois)
DEF

Scierie spécialisée qui n'effectue pas le cycle complet d'opérations et procède uniquement à l'équarrissage des grumes, les équarris obtenus étant transportés à une autre usine pour y être resciés.

Spanish

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