Chainsaw Carving and Other Stuff

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Blog entry by CedarFreakCarl posted 01-16-2008 04:02 AM 4193 reads 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Good evening! I took these at Woodfest 2007 which the local woodworking store (Woodzone) put on back during the summer. I thought the chainsaw carving guy was pretty good. I’ve also included some pictures of a bandsaw mill and some of that vendors wares. Enjoy!


-- Carl Rast, Pelion, SC

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#1 posted 01-16-2008 04:06 AM

Great blog Carl. Keep up the good work.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#2 posted 01-16-2008 06:24 AM

the only thing better then electricity

gasoline powered tools

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#3 posted 01-16-2008 11:34 AM

Those chainsaw guys always amaze me – what talent and vision.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#4 posted 01-16-2008 11:37 AM

Astounding. It just seems too crude of a tool to get the delicacy that they end up getting.

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#5 posted 01-17-2008 03:51 AM

Grumpy, Roman, Cajun & Rikkor, Thanks!

-- Carl Rast, Pelion, SC

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#6 posted 01-17-2008 04:00 AM

Makes me want to go buy a chainsaw!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#7 posted 01-17-2008 04:36 AM

Very impressive.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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#8 posted 01-18-2008 05:12 PM

amazing. The log is too cute

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#9 posted 01-22-2009 07:06 AM

Hey Carl,
I know its an old thread, but I’m wondering if you caught the name of the chainsaw carver there? He looks familiar but I didn’t recognize his work.
Thanks either way!


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