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CROWN CUTTING [1 record]

Record 1 2002-12-12


Subject field(s)
  • Wood Sawing

[A cutting method in which] the half log or flitch is mounted with the heart side against the guide plate of the slicer and the icing is done parallel to a line through the centre of the log.


[Flat-slicing] ... produces a variegated figure.


  • Sciage du bois

Méthode de découpe par laquelle un demi-rondin, fixé sur le chariot avec son centre s'appuyant contre la plaque de guidage de la trancheuse, est découpé parallèlement à une ligne de repérage au milieu de la bille.


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