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Posted on sawing logs with a chainsaw\alaskian sawmill

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#1 posted 689 days ago

Logosol has some chain saw attachments for smaller saws. Their Timber Jig is about as basic as you can get, and the investment isn’t all that much. There has been a lot posted on Forestry Forum about chain saw mills. Main thing is a sharp chain and lots of patience. I’ve got a double-ended bar and can put a chain saw engine on both ends. It takes two people who know what they’re doing, but it certainly speeds up the process. I use a Husqvarna 2100 (99 c.c.s), and for what I do, it is about right. I’m on my third band saw mill—a Norwood, and so far very pleased with it. Doss, that’s a nice looking pile of wood in your photo. Need some help?

White Oak 02, Milling a 28" dia white oak

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