Planing mill

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A planing mill is a facility that takes cut and seasoned boards from a sawmill and turns them into finished dimensional lumber.[1] Machines used in the mill include the planer and matcher, the molding machines, and varieties of saws.[1] In the planing mill planer operators use machines that smooth and cut the wood for many different uses.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "Planing mill". Britannica Online. Retrieved 2011-01-07.
  2. ^ "Lumber Mill Worker Job Description". Career Information Center (9th ed.). Visual Education Corporation. January 1, 2007.

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