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Hollander Beaters-Helping Papermakers Since the 1600s

One way that fibers are┬ámade more flexible before┬ápapermaking is a refining┬áprocess called beating. Pounding and/or shearing action works to separate the fibers for the first time, or further refines fibers … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · 1 Comment