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#16 HowardsMF155 OFFLINE  

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Posted September 29, 2013 - 06:40 AM

It's been a while since I saw the inside of Massey hall.  That is a great building, look forward to seeing the addition.


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 08:53 AM

I'm thinking bringing one of my tractors that is sitting under a  tarp to the porch might not have the same outcome as you . It might have something to do with my wife being 1/2  Hungarian and the other German- Irish  ,   either the tractor or myself  (  maybe both)   wouldn't live through it lol


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 09:26 AM

Nice building and proposed addition.

Keep us posted on the progress!


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:00 PM

About a year and a half ago, I dropped a few big white pines.

At that point I milled the logs into cants for future use. Getting the bark off

stops the pine bores from destroying the wood.

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Doing it that way made it easy to mill up a few sticks, in a couple of

hours this aft.

 

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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:05 PM

It would be nice to be able to mill my own lumber. You always get the right dimension you want. Nice job Will!! :thumbs:


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:12 PM

Nice set up Will! That would sure come in handy around here!

 

And I saw the Massey hiding in the back ground of the one picture. :watching_you: :D



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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:13 PM

Brian, it's the best tool I've ever bought.

It's paid for itself several times over.

Nothing like having a lumberyard in your backyard. :smilewink:


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:16 PM

It would be nice to be able to mill my own lumber. You always get the right dimension you want. Nice job Will!! :thumbs:

 

You got that right Brian!  I have everything else I'd need as far as handling logs, but no mill.  Will, you need to get some video of the mill in action!


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:18 PM

When we lived in N.C. we had a guy just down the road that had a saw mill and we could always get what we needed from him, a lot better lumber then you buy at one of the chain lumber yards for sure.



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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:20 PM

You got that right Brian!  I have everything else I'd need as far as handling logs, but no mill.  Will, you need to get some video of the mill in action!

 

Daniel, I'm surprised your Dad didn't ever build one. He certainly could have and did build most everything else Y'all needed. He is one amazing Gentleman.


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:23 PM

Daniel, I'm surprised your Dad didn't ever build one. He certainly could have and did build most everything else Y'all needed.

 

Back in the old days, mills were pretty close & he could have his own logs sawed for near nothing.  Our chicken bar, now serving as our shop & calf barn was built from logs from our farm, as well as the old large barn next to my house.  The mill we get our sawdust from is only 3 miles away.  His prices are good on lumber, but nowhere near as cheap as if I owned my own mill.


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:26 PM

Will, good luck with the project.  You lumber looks great.  Thanks for showing us the mill.  Maybe we'll see a video in the future, that would be terrific.


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:30 PM

Good Stuff Will, it won't take you long to get that done.

Got any extra space?



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Posted September 29, 2013 - 07:39 PM

 

Got any extra space?

 

 

Now you've got me thinking, that I should add on to the addition, before it's built. :rolling:  :rolling:


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Posted September 30, 2013 - 03:55 AM

Now you've got me thinking, that I should add on to the addition, before it's built. :rolling:  :rolling:

And an add on to that! :bigrofl:






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