In this video, our resident sawmill scanning expert Joey Nelson walks you through the basics of scanning in the sawmill. He’ll answer questions like:
How does laser scanning and sawmill optimization work?
Why do sawmills want to have scanning? What’s the benefit?
Where does scanning take place in the sawmill? What machine centers utilize scanning?
What different kinds of scanning are used? How are they different?
What’s the current state of the art for sawmill scanning?
Joey will also give you a brief rundown of what to expect in episodes 2 through 5 of our Sawmill Scanning Series. If you are new to the industry, or interested in bringing scanning and optimization to your mill, this video is for you.