The Forestry Forum is sponsored in part by:

iDRY Vacuum Kilns


Forestry Forum
Sponsored by:


TimberKing Sawmills



Toll Free 1-800-582-0470

LogRite Tools



Norwood Industries Inc.




Your source for Portable Sawmills, Edgers, Resaws, Sharpeners, Setters, Bandsaw Blades and Sawmill Parts

EZ Boardwalk Sawmills. More Saw For Less Money!

STIHLDealers.com sponsored by Northeast STIHL


Woodland Sawmills

Peterson Swingmills

 KASCO SharpTech WoodMaxx Blades

Turbosawmill

Sawmill Exchange

Michigan Firewood, your BRUTE FORCE Authorized Dealer

FARMA


Baker Products

ECHO-Bearcat

iDRY Wood Lumber Vacuum Drying for everyon

Nyle Kiln Dry Systems

Tally-I/O




Author Topic: would like some advice  (Read 1146 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Southside

  • Senior Member x2
  • *****
  • Posts: 5425
  • Age: 47
  • Location: Wilsons (Dinwiddie County), VA
  • Gender: Male
  • Have a plan to saw every log you meet.
    • Share Post
Re: would like some advice
« Reply #20 on: November 29, 2019, 11:33:58 PM »
If regrinding is not a viable option then I would use them in cedar, or if you have that "suspect" log that just has to be sawn and the odds are decent of finding hidden treasure then open them up with a band that has no real other value to you, nothing to loose if by chance you do strike gold, or iron, steel, ceramic, etc. 
Franklin buncher and skidder
JD Processor
Woodmizer LT Super 70 and LT35 sawmill, KD250 kiln, BMS 250 sharpener and setter
Riehl Edger
Woodmaster 725 and 4000 planner and moulder
Enough cows to ensure there is no spare time.

Offline loghorse

  • member
  • *
  • Posts: 22
  • Location: eau claire,wis
  • Gender: Male
    • Share Post
Re: would like some advice
« Reply #21 on: November 30, 2019, 09:43:41 PM »
if you use 4 degree for just red oak ,what wouid your set be?

Online YellowHammer

  • Senior Member x2
  • *****
  • Posts: 4413
  • Age: 54
  • Location: New Market, Alabama
  • Gender: Male
  • Take Steps to Save Steps
    • Share Post
    • Hobby Hardwood Alabama
Re: would like some advice
« Reply #22 on: December 01, 2019, 08:31:06 AM »
25 thou would be fine for a start, that's about where I set all of mine.  You can go more, you can go less, but .025" per side works fine.
HobbyHardwoodAlabama.com


Share via delicious Share via digg Share via facebook Share via linkedin Share via pinterest Share via reddit Share via stumble Share via tumblr Share via twitter

xx
064 advice

Started by HousewrightVA on Chainsaws

6 Replies
978 Views
Last post August 22, 2012, 10:13:48 PM
by JohnG28
xx
advice

Started by Old_Hickory on Chainsaws

16 Replies
2802 Views
Last post August 18, 2008, 10:13:11 AM
by zackman1801
xx
Need a Little Help/ Advice....

Started by Dewey on Sawmills and Milling

25 Replies
1426 Views
Last post November 26, 2015, 09:43:59 PM
by Dewey
xx
Advice please.....

Started by POSTON WIDEHEAD on Sawmills and Milling

7 Replies
1878 Views
Last post October 26, 2011, 12:23:41 AM
by Brucer
 


Powered by EzPortal