Rueping process

noun Rue·ping process \ ˈrü|piŋ- , ˈrē| \

Definition of Rueping process

:a treatment for preserving wood with the use of a minimum amount of coal-tar creosote by alternating pressure and vacuum so that only the walls of the wood cells are coated and the cells themselves are not filled

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Origin and Etymology of rueping process

after Max Rüping 20th century German timber engineer, its originator


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