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The Solution for Lumber Grader Training

SPIB eLearningIf you want to learn to grade dimension lumber, or if you just want to become more knowledgeable of the grading rules, the defects and characteristics of lumber, the terminology and theory of dimension lumber grading then this course is for you.

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Lumber Grade-Marking History: 1926

1926 was a record-breaking year in a wide range of different ways. In February, real estate on Broadway and Wall Street in New York City were sold at a record $7... per square inch.

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Lumber Grade-Marking History: 1925

1925 has no doubt gone down in history as one of the most prevailing years in the entirety of the 20th century - it's just that a lot of people don't necessarily realize it.

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Lumber Grade-Marking History: 1924

If you had to pick a single word to describe everything that was happening in 1924, "innovation" would certainly come to mind pretty immediately.

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