Moisture Control of Wood


Use the new MoistTech IR-3000 to keep the moisture control of wood within limits in your production line. For more than 40 years, we have been the industry leader in moisture control. Along with input from our industry partners, we developed the state-of-the-art IR-3000 near infrared (NIR) sensor to meet the needs of the moisture measuring community.

Get Moisture Control of Wood in Your Industry

At MoistTech, we provide instrumentation for your needs in the wood industry. Measure moisture for:

  • Bark
  • Fiber board
  • Flake board
  • Forest Waste
  • Gypsum board
  • Hard board
  • Hog fuel
  • OSB-oriented strand board
  • Particle board
  • Plywood
  • Raw materials
  • Resin
  • Saw dust
  • Wood biomass
  • Wood chips
  • And more

Reap the Benefits of Wood Moisture Analysis

Measuring the moisture and controlling it throughout the production process ensures a high-quality product consistently in the end. It also provides safety for your employees by reducing the risk of fire or explosion. Consider these additional benefits:

  • Reduced overall energy usage
  • Reduced downtime
  • Plant production efficiency monitoring
  • Dryer control
  • Increased productivity at a lower cost

Get State-of-the-Art Moisture Control of Wood

Wood products are especially sensitive to moisture. Whether you are measuring moisture in plywood manufacture, controlling wood waste moisture, or measuring moisture in bark, you can rest assured with these advantages:

  • Instant real-time feedback
  • Thousands of measurements per second
  • RS232 and Ethernet compatible
  • Windows-friendly software
  • No maintenance
  • Calibrated at factory
  • Allows operator or computer to make critical process adjustments
  • Withstands harsh environments — not heat or humidity sensitive
  • Non-contact, non-drift optical scan with ±0.05% accuracy

Get More Information Today from MoistTech

Contact us to see how the IR-3000 fits in your environment. Request a quote today and save on production costs, the amount of scrap produced and downtime experienced.