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chainsaw milling chains
« on: February 27, 2015, 07:52:23 PM »
I'm reading though chainsaw lumber making Book and was wondering if anyone's tryed straight grinding Square chisel chain as will talks about in his book?
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Re: chainsaw milling chains
« Reply #1 on: February 28, 2015, 10:18:15 PM »
10/ degree is what I found work best for me

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Re: chainsaw milling chains
« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2015, 02:26:11 PM »
I think you'll find the smaller the angle, the slower your cut. 10-15deg for me. Any bigger and the finish is too rough - kinda the best of both world's
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Re: chainsaw milling chains
« Reply #3 on: March 02, 2015, 07:37:22 PM »
There are some youtube vids showing how to do it. just search "cahinsaw mill"
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