LumberJocks

Lucas Mill Slabbing by OregonBurls

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by OregonBurls posted 10-30-2010 02:48 AM 2003 reads 0 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Many of you asked to see the Slabber in opperation. Well here it is! Let me know what you think. Now that I have the slabber up and going I will be stacking and drying lots of slab. They will be listed on my website(www.oregonburls.com) and Ebay. Thanks for looking!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!



17 comments so far

View cwdance1's profile

cwdance1

1143 posts in 1945 days


#1 posted 10-30-2010 02:54 AM

Very cool, wish I had one. Thanks for sharing.

View TopamaxSurvivor's profile

TopamaxSurvivor

14856 posts in 2362 days


#2 posted 10-30-2010 02:59 AM

Nice, why don’t you bring it up to the Tree Farm for a weekend ;-))

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

View OregonBurls's profile

OregonBurls

578 posts in 1834 days


#3 posted 10-30-2010 03:12 AM

Where you at? I’m on my way!

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

View HalDougherty's profile

HalDougherty

1820 posts in 1923 days


#4 posted 10-30-2010 03:18 AM

Thanks for the video. I’ve been all over my 5 acres of woods and I found one burl. It’s on a wild cherry that’s about 4” in diameter. The burl is about the size of a softball. If I live long enough for it to get bigger, I’ll make something out of it.

-- Hal, Tennessee http://www.first285.com

View a1Jim's profile (online now)

a1Jim

112298 posts in 2263 days


#5 posted 10-30-2010 03:23 AM

Very cool tool Greg

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Ken Waller's profile

Ken Waller

90 posts in 1857 days


#6 posted 10-30-2010 03:33 AM

Hi Greg,
How do you secure the burl to stop it from moving while it’s being cut?

-- Ken in Sharbot Lake, Ontario

View OregonBurls's profile

OregonBurls

578 posts in 1834 days


#7 posted 10-30-2010 03:43 AM

Hey Ken, When you get down to the bottom it wants to move so I need to figure out how to fasten it.

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

View Bothus's profile

Bothus

428 posts in 1862 days


#8 posted 10-30-2010 03:53 AM

Hey Greg,

When you first held that slab up I saw a face in it. It two eyes and a big mouth, it kinda looked like cartoon character but I can’t think of which one.

Jerry

-- Jerry Boshear, Professional Kitchen Designer, amature woodworker.

View sedcokid's profile

sedcokid

2677 posts in 2285 days


#9 posted 10-30-2010 04:42 AM

Greg,
Now that is some saw! I wondered how it worked, Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

View Dale J Struhar Sr's profile

Dale J Struhar Sr

333 posts in 1816 days


#10 posted 10-30-2010 05:56 AM

What a great piece of equipment.

-- Dale, Ohio

View Bearpie's profile

Bearpie

2591 posts in 1704 days


#11 posted 10-30-2010 06:23 AM

Very cool machine and even cooler burl! Thanks for posting.

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

View TJ65's profile

TJ65

1354 posts in 1736 days


#12 posted 10-30-2010 09:15 AM

Now thats really a SAW!
thanks for showing us it was really interesting to see how things like that get done.

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

View mafe's profile

mafe

9554 posts in 1775 days


#13 posted 10-30-2010 11:32 AM

What a saw, that would be cool for the easter turkey!
And yes a beautiful burl.
Nice to see how it’s done.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

View rsladdwoodworks's profile

rsladdwoodworks

311 posts in 1855 days


#14 posted 10-30-2010 11:48 AM

LIKE IT HAVE ONE OF THOSE

-- Robert Laddusaw and no I am not smarter then a fifth grader ( and no I canot spell so if it is a problem don't read it ))

View Dennisgrosen's profile

Dennisgrosen

10850 posts in 1801 days


#15 posted 11-01-2010 12:52 AM

cool saw

Dennis

showing 1 through 15 of 17 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase