With the Grain News – June 2017
Pin vs. Pinless Moisture Meters
Don’t let improper moisture content ruin your woodworking project—make sure you have a good moisture meter in your utility belt. But does it matter what kind of moisture meter you use? What’s the real difference between pinned and pinless moisture meters?
In this quick video, Ron Smith of Wagner Meters reviews the issues that can arise from improper moisture content, and the different ways that pin and pinless meters measure the moisture content throughout the wood.
For more information, call Ron Smith at Wagner Meters at (800) 634-9961 – or send him an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pin vs. Pinless Moisture Meters: Accuracy That Still Stands
To safeguard your woodworking project from moisture damage, accuracy in your moisture measurements is key. By using pinless meters, you can obtain moisture readings faster and easier without puncturing the wood. Read more…
Moisture Control: Critical to Woodworking
Environmental conditions affect woodworking projects both large and small, all throughout the project’s duration. Hobbyists can protect the integrity of their projects by using the proper moisture measurement tools that consider relative humidity and equilibrium moisture content. Read more…
Working with Madrone Wood
If you work with highly-sought-after Pacific madrone wood, you know of the intricate preparation process to get this exotic material into a stable, usable state. The steaming, cooling, and drying stages require precise moisture measurements throughout, and select moisture meters have a specific setting for madrone wood to help ensure project quality. Read more…