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Lignomat Offers NEW Kiln Control Software...

The secure, open source product and tools requires no additional software installation.

By Staff
Date Posted: 7/1/2014

                Lignomat is offering NEW software for monitoring and controlling kilns and predryers.  With over 35 years in the kiln control and moisture meter business, the company is excited to bring its out-of-the-box networkable control system to the industry. With multi-platform support, the system can be remotely controlled from any mobile device, via any web browser, and by any operating system. The secure, open source product and tools requires no additional software installation and allows for a smooth upgrade from old and existing systems. 

                Lignomat focuses on versatility and ease-of-use with its products, assisting kiln operators in effectively drying lumber. For example, the company offers options, such as adjustable safety features and drying parameters. Lignomat’s freely programmable drying schedules can be time-based or moisture-content-based determined by moisture control (MC) probe or sample scale integration. In addition, the drying schedules are freely customizable.

                One standard feature is unique schedule editing, which enables you to make changes to a running schedule without affecting other kilns or the original schedule. This schedule can easily be saved and organized after its modification along with notes about the charge saved in the customizable charge histories. This allows the kiln operator to easily and efficiently tune schedules for decreased drying time and degrade. It is also valuable in instances where extreme conditions impact kiln behavior, such as cold winter weather.  Unique schedule editing aids in the continuous effort to dry lumber more efficiently by allowing the kiln operator to keep track of what works best and having it available for him to use in the future.

                If you only need to monitor the conditions while drying your lumber, Lignomat offers wireless and wirebound monitor and data logging systems. Sensors are available for wood moisture, equilibrium moisture content, air temperature, core temperature and relative humidity.

                Lignomat manufactures quality equipment, designed for the worldwide lumber industry to reduce drying times and energy consumption. All of the control systems, monitoring systems, inline moisture meters and handheld moisture meters are built in America and sold at competitive prices.

                Whether you have or are looking into hardwood kilns, high temp kilns, solar kilns or vacuum kilns, Lignomat offers control and monitoring systems that are flexible enough to fit almost any application.

                For more information call 503/257-3708, or visit


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