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The frontside scanner Frontal offers all information about the face of the board:
– Orientation of the annual rings
– pith position
– proportion of heartwood
– distance of annual rings
– ratio of summer wood / spring wood
– defects.

Especially for the sophisticated texture
recognition an algorithm was generated
which is unmatched to date concerning
quality and speed.


The manifold applications comprise

recognition of heartwood / sapwood as well
as recognition of rift/halfrift – important for
windows industry

recognition of cracks on the face for the
parquet industry

measurement of the distance between the annual rings for strength grading

recognition of heartwood / sapwood side of fresh timber or already planed boards because no measurable cup is existing

angular measurement in the end shaping

machine considering the board position
guarantee of knot-frei finger joint profiles.

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