LumberJocks

The Sawmill #4: an hour short of daylight

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by Monte Pittman posted 05-07-2013 02:52 AM 961 reads 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 3: nearing the end of the tunnel Part 4 of The Sawmill series Part 5: silence is broken »

We finally gave up tonight. So close we could taste it, but not enough daylight to finish and fire it up. So much tedious little stuff to make sure everything is lined up properly. Optimistic though, ordered a bunch of blades today.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.



8 comments so far

View grizzman's profile

grizzman

7188 posts in 2050 days


#1 posted 05-07-2013 02:57 AM

dang monte,i bet that hurts, i know you wanna see this thing fire up and cut, we will hope for tomorrow…dont lay there all night wondering…lol…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

View gfadvm's profile

gfadvm

11501 posts in 1437 days


#2 posted 05-07-2013 03:07 AM

one more day? Hopefully.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

View doubleDD's profile (online now)

doubleDD

2788 posts in 790 days


#3 posted 05-07-2013 03:08 AM

Getting anxious myself. Good luck on it tomorrow.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

View DocSavage45's profile

DocSavage45

5341 posts in 1589 days


#4 posted 05-07-2013 05:00 AM

You’re practicing the three P’s Patience, Persistence and Precision. Better to start fresh in the beginning of the day. Then you can post a video?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

View jaykaypur's profile

jaykaypur

3459 posts in 1155 days


#5 posted 05-07-2013 11:25 AM

All good things come to those who wait. I know you must be “busting” with excitement to get this saw fired up. Good luck and be safe.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

View Dallas's profile

Dallas

3188 posts in 1234 days


#6 posted 05-07-2013 12:29 PM

IT’s morning…... Get busy we want to see this thing run! Wheeeeeeeeee!

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

View Bluepine38's profile

Bluepine38

2953 posts in 1832 days


#7 posted 05-07-2013 01:42 PM

Please tell us that you have at least one blade to try that saw out with, or the tension-pun intended- will be unbearable. All the patience and care will be rewarded. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

View NormG's profile

NormG

4510 posts in 1750 days


#8 posted 05-08-2013 12:47 AM

Start your engine…..........

-- Norman

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