Archives for September 2013

Tools of the Sawmilling Trade

When you go out on a cutting job with your portable sawmill, what do you take with you? If you’re working close to home and can make a quick run for gas or a 9/16” socket wrench, forgetting a vital piece of equipment is no big deal. But when you drive 40 miles to a […]

Safely Moving Logs to your Portable Sawmill or Firewood Processor

If you’ve been around a full-scale logging crew, you’ve probably watched the industrial skidders pull out a 1,000 board feet of logs in a single pull, pushing aside anything that gets in their way. The days are pretty much gone when an independent logger with a chain saw and four-wheel-drive winch truck heads to the […]