The procedure for determination of running skyline load-carrying capability is discussed. A desk-top computer/plotter is employed to plot terrain profiles and determine and plot the path of a loaded running skyline carriage. The computer programs implementing the procedure are included. The paper is intended for the designer who is investigating the use of running skylines in harvesting plans.VCIFIC North West FOREST AND RANGE EXPERIMENT STATION ac -USDA FOREST SERVICE RESEARCH NOTE PNW-153 June 1971 RUNNING SKYLINE DESIGN WITH A DESK-TOP COMPUTER/PLOTTER hy Ward W. Carson, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Running skyline design with a desk-top computer-plotter|
|Author||:||Ward W. Carson, Donald D. Studier, Hilton H. Lysons, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station (Portland, Or.)|