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$15 Wooden Adjustable Alaskan Chainsaw Mill DIY Homemade

$15 Wooden Adjustable Alaskan Chainsaw Mill DIY Homemade

01-03-2016 02:48 AM by TObenhuber | 15 comments »

I couldn’t decide if this is a project or a review. So, review it is. I have been wanting an Alaskan Chainsaw Mill after being able to look at one that my friend had. It is the standard aluminum mill (brand not important). It was nice, adjustable, strong, well made, and I would have loved to try it. Unfortunately the saw stopped working before I had the chance. So as someone that had to have one I went straight to Amazon and looked it up. My first impression was, “$$$Holy Crap$$$” A...

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Low Budget Quarter Sawn Out Of Construction Lumber At The Box Store

Low Budget Quarter Sawn Out Of Construction Lumber At The Box Store

09-03-2015 12:46 AM by TObenhuber | 22 comments »

After completing my recent coffee table, I posted it and mentioned that being picky in the big box store is very worth while. The 2 in. x 12 in. x 12 ft. Premium #2 & Better Douglas Fir Lumber is a great section to look through. With very little effort you can pull out a piece that is pretty straight. Nothing you couldn’t cut into smaller pieces and eliminate most of the cup, bow or warping with a little milling. It is pretty wet as described on the website (19%ish) but you ca...

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