saw log


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saw log

n.
A log of a size large enough to be sawed into boards.
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Noun1.saw log - log large enough to be sawed into boardssaw log - log large enough to be sawed into boards
log - a segment of the trunk of a tree when stripped of branches
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But a real horse is alive, and trots and prances and eats oats, while this is nothing more than a dead horse, made of wood, and used to saw logs upon.
It had been rudely made, in the beginning, to saw logs upon, so that its body was a short length of a log, and its legs were stout branches fitted into four holes made in the body.
2): Corresponds to the sold/consumed saw log cost in the period which does not represent cash flow.
shortwood) production systems; those associated with saw mills concerned themselves with existing saw log (i.
Saw log costs were lower in the quarter due to lower log prices and log mix, compared to the third quarter of 2008.
Outfitted with 14 scanners, the new equipment will optimize grade recovery which will maximize the lumber produced from a saw log.
Examining volume production, both softwood and hardwood saw log production increased gradually until the mid 1990s, followed by a period of relative stability prior to decreasing in 2007 and 2009 (Figure 4).
A forest geneticist working for a wood-products company might focus on genetic improvements to change the length of tree cells used for making paper or the volume of wood in a saw log.
Pulp operations don't stand alone in the industry; they need saw log operations harvesting trees to make chip logs available.
In addition, the Company has announced a reduction in planned timber harvest, primarily in Idaho, amounting to 500,000 tons or 18 percent of planned 2009 saw log harvest.
We have taken certain steps to improve our liquidity in the short-term, including taking down-time at our logging and sawmill operations during the summer of 2005, deferral of the payment of 50% of the interest due on June 30, 2005 on our Secured Bonds, and the opportune termination of our saw log supply contract with TimberWest.
Saw log costs were lower in the quarter due to lower log prices and log mix, which partially offset the negative performance comparison to the first quarter of 2008.