LumberJocks

Maybe you will stop fear or your 10" saw after watching this

  • Advertise with us

« back to Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories forum

Forum topic by Carloz posted 04-22-2017 11:45 AM 1941 views 0 times favorited 16 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View Carloz's profile

Carloz

966 posts in 427 days


04-22-2017 11:45 AM

16 replies so far

View JayCee123's profile

JayCee123

196 posts in 600 days


#1 posted 04-22-2017 12:18 PM

Yea …. I don’t believe that facility is OSHA compliant :)

View Sawdust2012's profile

Sawdust2012

100 posts in 1548 days


#2 posted 04-22-2017 12:26 PM

This must be the liberal sect. Electricity is a seductive mistress. I wonder where the Sawstop brake goes?

View oldsailor59's profile

oldsailor59

51 posts in 266 days


#3 posted 04-22-2017 12:31 PM

gives new meaning to the phrase “Go big or stay home.”

-- Scott just a tired old sailor glad to be home from the sea

View nkawtg's profile

nkawtg

263 posts in 1087 days


#4 posted 04-22-2017 12:36 PM

I can just see Evil Villain Snidely Whiplash using this mill.

View Dautterguy's profile

Dautterguy

46 posts in 3597 days


#5 posted 04-22-2017 12:48 PM

Must have the “Safety Glasses” on his neck, to stop the Steve Yeager effect.

View waho6o9's profile

waho6o9

8027 posts in 2412 days


#6 posted 04-22-2017 01:55 PM

Awesome link thanks Carloz!

It looks like they use a rail road cart for a sliding table, gotta love it.

View pmtottawa's profile

pmtottawa

15 posts in 1819 days


#7 posted 04-23-2017 03:55 AM

It does have a splitter though

View Rick_M's profile

Rick_M

10614 posts in 2215 days


#8 posted 04-23-2017 06:39 AM

Used to cut firewood with a blade that size, run off a tractor PTO. Tablesaws are like toys in comparison.

-- http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

View knotscott's profile

knotscott

7785 posts in 3211 days


#9 posted 04-23-2017 10:57 AM

That’s pretty cool! The big dude make the adjustments doesn’t look like anyone to mess with!

-- Happiness is like wetting your pants...everyone can see it, but only you can feel the warmth....

View MrRon's profile

MrRon

4492 posts in 3079 days


#10 posted 04-23-2017 06:18 PM

Although a big saw blade like that one is intimidating, I didn’t see where any great potentially dangerous situation existed. The workers were well distant from the blade and I didn’t see any fool hardy manoeuvers. I’ve worked around very dangerous machines and never felt I didn’t belong. You have to know and understand your environment and respect it. It is a military mentality where you go into harms way and know if you screw up, it can cost you dearly.

View Jeff2016's profile

Jeff2016

115 posts in 700 days


#11 posted 04-23-2017 06:34 PM

Those big blades literally scream a reminder at you to be careful. I ran a fire wood processor a few years ago with a 6 foot blade spinning within arms reach. You quickly learn to calculate every move and stay well clear.

-- Proud owner of an electronics free workshop. Please check your cell phone at the door!

View Andybb's profile

Andybb

549 posts in 439 days


#12 posted 04-23-2017 08:10 PM

Imagine a kickback from a saw like that!!

-- Andybb - GO HAWKS!

View RussellAP's profile

RussellAP

3103 posts in 2122 days


#13 posted 04-23-2017 11:05 PM

Great video. Love to watch saw mills in action .
A blade is a blade and no match for skin no matter how big….or small.
I’ll spare you the sight of what a 10” did to my hand a couple years ago. Lets just say they put my left pinky back on so I could hit the tab button on my keyboard. That’s all it’s good for. Can’t even pick my nose with it.

-- A positive attitude will take you much further than positive thinking ever will.

View shipwright's profile

shipwright

7779 posts in 2633 days


#14 posted 04-24-2017 03:52 PM

Great video. The guys in it are not hobbyists. ..... and they are at no particular risk because they know what they are doing.
I expected to look at this thread and see a nothing but comments about how unsafe it was but I’m pleased to see that there are at least a few who see it for what it is …. people doing their jobs in a sane careful manner.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fibreglass trees. http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

View jbay's profile

jbay

1856 posts in 735 days


#15 posted 04-24-2017 04:00 PM

If you want scary, go look at some shingle cutting mills..
I remember one that was posted a while back, scary as hell.

-- If anyone would like to see my Portfolio, PM me and I would be glad to send you the link.

showing 1 through 15 of 16 replies

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

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