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Offline woodyone.john

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wide mouth woodmizer
« on: August 08, 2012, 04:57:26 AM »
somewhere in this forum i saw a post on a woodmizer with a wider sawing capacity than standard.can any body remember or help me here.i sorry i cant figure the right question to pose for the search function. cheers john :-[
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Re: wide mouth woodmizer
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2012, 04:59:35 AM »
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« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2012, 08:07:21 AM »
Woody,just about any bandmill can be "stretched" by adding a spacer in the frame.Too long an unsupported band brings its own problems and requires very accurate set and keen teeth.If you do intend to legnthen your frame it helps to go to a standard band legnth. Frank C.
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Re: wide mouth woodmizer
« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2012, 07:14:01 PM »
I posted about a local sawyer who modified his woodmizer here http://www.forestryforum.com/board/index.php/topic,57134.msg829321.html#msg829321
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Re: wide mouth woodmizer
« Reply #4 on: August 08, 2012, 09:54:55 PM »
John,
What kind of log/cant width are you looking to cut?

We added a wide head LT70 to our line-up this year which is an extra 6" wider than the standard head. Available in 3Phase electric or diesel.

We also have the WM1000 industrial mill which can cut up to 67" wide slabs. This mill is a monster that is of course stationary.

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