Welcome to The 2024 Forestry Forum!

Do you have trees to grow? Logs to saw? A forest to manage? Chainsaws to fix? A sawmill to purchase or maintain? Timber related business to run? Lumber to dry? Trees or plants to identify? A cabin to build? Are you hungry and like FOOD?

Or would you just like to pull up a stump and visit with a friend?
If any of these and a multitude of other topics apply, then The Forestry Forum is the place for you.

What Will you Find on the Forestry Forum?

Pages: [1] 2 ... 40
Milling some red oak in a week or so. My buddy is making some boxes using 1/4 inch thick stock.

He has been buying 3/4 stuff from lowes, then resawing with a bandsaw. Figured I'd try to mill some stuff thin enough for him to use without needing to worry about resawing.

Plan to quartersaw...

Read More

Curious what any of you use to paint your tools and chains etc? Just hoping for some pointers on what is durable enough to stay on while taking a beating. Especially my choke chains.
Tired of dropping stuff and having a hard tome locating them again.

Hi guys.

Well, sanity check again. Are parts findable for these ones ?

Pricewise, it is at about 12900$, plus certainly 2000 shipping. Tires to change, i bet no chains. Read More

After a lot of fiddling I have managed to sharpen a 4 degree and a 9 degree blade with my BMST50. They are not perfect but they work. So, I tried to sharpen a 7/39 degree blade (Bi-Metal). After it eating my lunch for a while I finally called Woodmizer support. He said, "Ah, the bi-metal blade"....

Read More

I inherited twin oaks ranch. Ashland Oregon.
I had to have the tree in front taken down today. The tree in back we lost about 15 years ago. Twin Oaks to no oaks :( It's over 500 years old and literally huge. I hoped to do something with this tree but I think no one can move it. Is it possible...

Read More

Pages: [1] 2 ... 40

Thank You Sponsors!