Annual ring analysis_Get to the heart of growth: analysis of the annual rings with the IML Measuring Table
The growth behavior of trees provides important information about climatic circumstances and temporary or persistent changes of the environmental conditions. In order to correctly identify and measure the annual rings of trees with small growth, every detail of the processing and evaluation is important.
With the IML Measuring table we have developed an instrument measuring your wooden samples quickly and smoothly, regardless of the tree species. The exact data of the measurement are delivered immediately, so you can obtain clear results within a short period of time. The menu navigation of the connected electronic unit is clearly arranged; thus, the measurement data can be easily and quickly processed and saved.
Identifying the growth characteristics of trees
With the IML Measuring Table you can evaluate the annual rings of wooden cores and tree discs quickly and easily.
Exact evaluation of annual rings of core samples and tree discs
Identification of disturbances of development and growth as well as weak growth
llustration and assignment of changes, dysfunctions or weak points
Findings about the vitality of a tree
Possible conclusions on environmental influences
IML Measuring Table & Accessories:
Light measuring table with electronic unit and IML software ‘T-Tools Pro’
Digital microscope camera or high resolution stereo microscope available as supplementary equipment
Max. number of measuring points:
Max. number of measurements:
Ø DC 6-9V
Max. width of annual rings:
0°C to 50°C
IML Software Center:
T-Tools Light (standard)
T-Tools Pro (expanded)