Technical Report for Maton Guitars

B Belleville, A Redman, J Ferhmann

Published : 2018


The present report outlined below forms part of ACIAR project FST/2016/151 – Advancing enhanced wood manufacturing industries in Laos and Australia. As part of the project, the University of Melbourne (UoM) and Department of Agriculture Fisheries (DAF) project staff work with Maton Guitars (MG) on various R&D areas nominated by MG that align with the objectives of FST/2016/151. Overall, the main research focus is on enhancing kiln drying efficiencies and utilisation of alternative species in their guitar manufacture. MG has identified the following specific sub-project as a high priority: Improving kiln drying efficiency and best practice. This will include assisting in setting up best pract..

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