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Log stand
« on: July 25, 2017, 04:56:08 PM »
How close should the log stand be mounted to the collar where the hook is attached on a cant hook?
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Re: Log stand
« Reply #1 on: July 26, 2017, 06:33:17 AM »
Trapper

You want to move away from the collar and place it close to the tip.  Here is a link with pics

https://Logrite.com/store/Item/Universal-Log-Stand

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Re: Log stand
« Reply #2 on: January 30, 2019, 01:38:14 PM »
How much weight will the Log Stand support?

I deal mostly with 30-36 inch pecan and live oak that weighs a lot (when I can roll it). I do love my Logrite cant hook.

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Re: Log stand
« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2019, 09:36:34 AM »
The log stand is very robust as it will hold 1000 lbs.  It would be able to handle those large logs but

you will find it difficult to pull a 36" log up and onto the log stand no matter what leverage you have.  The preferred method for cutting large logs is to cut halfway and then roll the log with a cant hook/peavey then cut the rest of the way through - no log stand needed.

The log stand should be used with small diameter logs that when cutting through would cause the saw to hit the ground.

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Re: Log stand
« Reply #4 on: February 10, 2019, 05:05:34 PM »
Ah well. It will help buck limbs for firewood. Ordered!


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