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|1712 days ago||
Sawing Big Cherry - 9 replies
Just now getting to the big cherry logs brought in last week. Here’s the start of the second log one more after this one and I’ll be finished.
|1714 days ago||
Diagonal Milling - 4 replies
Another odd job for the mill. This method of sawing is great for coffee tables, but it is rather hard on the clutch sawing diagonal to the grain of the log.
|1930 days ago||
New Shop Plans - 1 reply
Hi All, I’m fixing to start tearing my shop down so that I can rebuild a new bigger heavier post & beam shop. I want my new shop to be 30×30. Does anybody have any idea where I can get some decent plans ? I have a little time but would like to find my plans so I can start cutting the timber.
|1931 days ago||
Grinding Pine - 15 replies
Hi ALL, it’s been a spell. I’ve been real busy at the mill sawing SYP for a long time now. Heres a few pix as proof.
|2074 days ago||
My New Sign - 13 replies
Hi All, just wanted to post a pic or two of my new sign post. I’ve been shy about putting it up because,, I have a good job but I wanna work for me. So here is my sign post. Now I gotta get me a sign. I really wish I could find me a big ol circle saw blade to hang from it. Whata ya’ll think. :? I’m thinking a 52” blade w...
|2241 days ago||
Ya'll Have A Seat Sit A Spell - 13 replies
Man,... this stuff is fun, think I’m gonna cover my yard with it.*
|2357 days ago||
New Help - 5 replies
Hi All, Great News, I am Blessed By The BEST. I now have a 4000lb forklift to handle logs with. The best and hardest thing to believe, is the fact that this machine was given to me yesterday by a very good friend of mine. He said the good Lord put it on his heart when he saw this machine and he just had to buy it for me. That is just way too coo...
|2536 days ago||
Red Oak Bar Tops - 6 replies
Hi All, Been a spell aint it? I just thought I’d drop by and post a few pix for you all. These are redoak slabs 3”X18”X8’ The guy bought three of’em for a patio bar he is building.
|2555 days ago||
My Real Job - 17 replies
Hi All, Just thought I’d post a few pix, but I know not where to put them? But I thought sweating for bucks fit well Although, I do have AC in this crane. The last pic is of the computer that tells me how far away my load is, how much my load weighs, how much I can handle at that point, boom angles and wind speed.
|2561 days ago||
Hi All, It's been awhile - 14 replies
Just thought I’d post a few pix of my newest toy. Unbelieveable how much you can move with this thing. I built it in about 6 hours.
|2601 days ago||
Todays Kill - 13 replies
Hi Everybody, It’s been awhile, I’ve been working out of town. Heres a few pix of some cherry I sawed today. 4/4 X 10” X 11’ Very pretty stuff.
|2616 days ago||
Walnut and Cedar - 1 reply
Hi everybody, just thought I’d post these incase any of you might want some of these pen blanks. Thanks The WoodButcher http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ih=010&viewitem=&item=200107366256&rd=1&rd=1 http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ih=010&viewitem=&item=200108903102&rd=1...
|2621 days ago||
Daughters Brain Storm - 5 replies
Hi All, This is a drawing of an Idea my daughter gave me today. I would cut all the uprights and the top about 4” thick red oak, then take a paddle bit, drill holes where needed and run conduit through the holes. I think it’s a great idea myself. She did one out of a couple old slabs I had and the conduit fits nice and tight. The mos...
|2637 days ago||
Load & Weld Testing - 2 replies
Hi All, Just thought I’d post a few pix of my load & weld testing. I built this little trailer yesterday. I think I have it bout maxed out. Don’t plan on using it this way but I just couldn’t stand to see that log sitting there. LOL
|2645 days ago||
A cant is born, The Rest Of The Story - 17 replies
Hi all just wanted to post some pix of a cant being made. Don’t forget to hold your mouse over the pix for a little description.
|2646 days ago||
Man what a deal - 10 replies
Hi everybody, I just now got off the phone with a guy that wants to supply all the logs I can handle, delivered too. He has been having to store them at his house untill he gets enough to haul to the big mill. He runs a tree service and does alot of right of way clearing. He said he has about 30 logs he needs to get rid of yesterday. I told him...
|2649 days ago||
Milling Red Oak - 22 replies
Howdy All, Just thought I’d post a few pix fer ya’ll. Recon I’ll get a ribbing for my southern accent LOL. But you’ll have that from time to time. The first pic is of red oak blocks, for crane outrigger pads. They are 8”X 8”X 2’ Wicked turning blocks LOL. This pic we have moved the mill out of the build...
|2657 days ago||
Log Yard Shuffle - 30 replies
Hi All, I have come up with a rather primitive form of moving logs, short distance’s. It’s the way the poor man shuffles logs around the yard. It’s primitive but it works. Check it out. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEYBER6vgb4
|2714 days ago||
Hi All New here - 11 replies
Just signed up and wanted to post some pix for you all.
|2714 days ago||
Newbie here - 5 replies
Hi All They call me the WoodButcher, heres why.