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Forum topic by Jeison posted 02-14-2010 07:32 AM 1502 views 0 times favorited 12 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-14-2010 07:32 AM

Topic tags/keywords: logging chainsaw video

OK it doesn’t exactly qualify as a portable sawmill, but it was a catchy title…

-- - Jei, Rockford IL - When in doubt, spray it with WD-40 and wrap it with duct tape. The details will attend to themselves.


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#1 posted 02-14-2010 07:36 AM

I want one LOL

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#2 posted 02-14-2010 07:39 AM

WoW!

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#3 posted 02-14-2010 08:43 AM

That is my way of cutting fire wood! I was as much impressed with the guy running the machine. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

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#4 posted 02-14-2010 08:43 AM

wow, wish I could cut trees down that fast…

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#5 posted 02-14-2010 01:38 PM

That is fast!

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#6 posted 02-14-2010 10:34 PM

That’s a heap of lodge poles.

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#7 posted 02-15-2010 12:16 AM

Stupid question, why is he cutting such small trees down?

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#8 posted 02-15-2010 12:30 AM

To build smal log cabins?

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#9 posted 02-15-2010 05:25 AM

Nope, it is a toothpick factory!

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#10 posted 02-15-2010 05:40 AM

Don’t know much about this stuff, but that looks like pulp wood for paper or OSB…..................thinking back, we made money in boy scouts by cutting pulp wood like that….....not much automation in those days….....

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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#11 posted 02-16-2010 06:02 AM

Watch Ax Men or Swamp Loggers on one of the cable channels. Lots a cool equip. There’s a grappling, sawing, lay-down thing that uses a giant sold disc with big carbide teeth! There is some serious energy built up in that blade. The video below doesn’t show the blade, but it does give you an idea of how big of a tree it can take down in a matter of seconds.

http://dsc.discovery.com/videos/swamp-loggers-feller-buncher.html

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#12 posted 02-16-2010 11:51 AM

I watched a few eps of Ax Men, but it just didn’t grab me for some reason (usually I like those reality shows like Deadliest Catch and such, thought I’d love Ax Men, but, meh, dunno. shrugs)

tho yes the gear is pretty cool :D

-- - Jei, Rockford IL - When in doubt, spray it with WD-40 and wrap it with duct tape. The details will attend to themselves.

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