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Cord & Stere in regards to Firewood & Pulpwood

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Cord & Stere in regards to Firewood & Pulpwood

There are a variety of log scaling methods in the world, meaning that there are also several measurement units. For timber measurement, the most common measuring units are the Cubic meter, Cubic foot and, Board foot. There are different units for measuring, for example, firewood and eucalyptus. Two of them are known as Cord and … Continued

Why Counting Wood Poles and Logs Matter

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Why Counting Wood Poles and Logs Matter

Manufacturers produce log poles for power and communication lines. A 60-foot (18 m) pole would typically cost between $1,700 to $3,000. Naturally, manufacturers want to maximize their capital dollars, so counting and measuring wood poles correctly is extremely important. Losing even one single pole can cause significant losses to revenue. Why it matters – wood … Continued

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Measure Timber Via Weight

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5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Measure Timber Via Weight

Often I ask companies how do they measure their timber, they reply: “We scale.” I know the question asked is somewhat loaded, but considering the vast differences in measuring this way – I’ve written 5 reasons why you shouldn’t measure timber via weight. Scaling is typically used to measure low variability or low value sales … Continued

Manual vs Digital Timber Measurement: How You Can Reduce Your Costs

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Manual vs Digital Timber Measurement: How You Can Reduce Your Costs

Changing your daily processes and learning to adapt to new technologies always require some effort and attention. Sometimes these changes often demand too much, so it’s logical to ask –is it worth it? Well we’ve crunched the numbers to show you how easy it is to make this change. Digital vs manual timber measurement appears … Continued

Common Mistakes Made by Timbeter Users and How to Avoid Them

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Common Mistakes Made by Timbeter Users and How to Avoid Them

As it is said – the devil is in the details. In order to get correct and accurate timber measurements with the use of Timbeter all details must be in place. Here are some common mistakes that are made by Timbeter users and how you avoid them to obtain the correct log volumes: 1. Not … Continued

Is there any other commodity sold with a unit of measure with this much variability?

Log Measuring

Is there any other commodity sold with a unit of measure with this much variability?

For the second year in a row, Timbeter was asked to participate at the Timber Measurement Society meeting to learn and discuss the latest trends in timber measurement. The Timber Measurement Society consists of timber measurement professionals and those with an interest in timber measurement from across the world. One of the controversial questions addressed … Continued

“We Were Amazed How Quick And Precise The Solution Was”

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“We Were Amazed How Quick And Precise The Solution Was”

The team at Timbeter have been catching up with several market leaders within the timber industry who have switched to using Timbeter to measure logs and timber. CEO Vallo Visnapuu spoke to Vladimir Jankovic form Visa-prom d.o.o.  about how Timbeter has benefited their business. You’re from Visa-prom. What does the company do? We’re manufacturers of wooden … Continued

Timber Measurement – How To Get Started With Timbeter

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Timber Measurement – How To Get Started With Timbeter

I’ve put together an easy to read picture guide on how to get started with using Timbeter. Timber measurement is now easier and faster increasing your cost efficiency and streamlining your workflow. This information is also available to download as a PDF. And that’s all there is to it for your timber measurement with Timbeter. … Continued

Interview with Kuldar Kollom, Export Manager of Dammix

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Interview with Kuldar Kollom, Export Manager of Dammix

The team at Timbeter have been catching up with several market leaders within the timber industry who have switched to using Timbeter to measure logs and timber. CEO Vallo Visnapuu spoke to Kuldar Kollom from Dammix about how Timbeter has benefitted their business. You’re from Dammix. What does the company do? Dammix AS was founded in … Continued

Interview with Guy Waters, Aushang

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Interview with Guy Waters, Aushang

The team at Timbeter have been catching up with several market leaders within the timber industry who have switched to using Timbeter to measure logs and timber. CEO Vallo Visnapuu spoke to Guy Waters from Aushang about how Timbeter has benefited his business. You’re from Aushang. What does the company do? Aushang exports sawn plantation … Continued