National Lumberman Volume 52

National Lumberman Volume 52

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ...be had free from knots, but is spoiled or this use by being roughly dressed and the grain all torn up, it is enough to make the carpenter feel peevish. On the other hand. if he has common boards from stock that are carefully and smoothly dressed, he will appreciate the fact that now and then he can get a clear piece but of some of this and use it for other work. Besides it looks nicer, works better and is worth more to him generally. There is really not much excuse for low grade alaner work in this age of improved machines, and i the retailers themselves would raise this point then lumber salesmen come along and give preferlnce in placing orders to the man who produces he goods, manufacturers would soon get over this abit of being careless about the dressing of low rade boards. Because lumber itself is of low rade is but little excuse for low grade planer 'ork. Probably the largest motor truck contract thus 1' Placed in the Southwest in connection with the indling of lumber was that which was awarded in e current week by the Ganahl Lumber Company, ewstead and Duncan avenues, St. Louis. to the ogul Motor Truck Company, of this city. The Inc called for six 6-ton Mogul trucks, machines great power capacity and structural strength. 8 Ganahl company will put them into service in ndling their rapidly increasing trade in the city d county as quickly as they can be furnished. incidentally, it may be remarked in this connec-n that the Mogul motor truck people have begun! building of a 2-ton truck to meet the require-nts of a large class of merchants, contractors 1 others, and have sold the first two machines of.t capacity from the shop floor, before comple-l. The Mogul company anticipates an excellent of business in this smaller size of...show more

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  • Paperback | 440 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 23mm | 780g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236741676
  • 9781236741677