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Re: Firewood processor Pictures
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« Reply #22 on: November 15, 2021, 11:38:16 AM »
Ran it this weekend. Ran into a few hiccups but all in all it worked well. need to iron out  few things but hopefully we will be running it at full capacity next weekend.

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« Reply #23 on: November 15, 2021, 12:15:56 PM »
Limberjack:  Awesome fabrication work.  I built one as well.  Clearly you have attention to the details and a high level of skills in both the build and the finish!

Two things that may or may not be an issue:

1. I would question how far out you have the axles mounted unsupported.  I would want to make sure they can support the load you have on them.  (I see I already mentioned that a while back- consistent at least!)
2. I had roller bearings on my log clamp and had them fail on me - I ended up going to greaseable bushings.  

I would love to see your machine running.  Thanks for posting.

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Re: Firewood processor Pictures
« Reply #24 on: November 15, 2021, 01:53:56 PM »
Definitely sweet. I was going to post about the axles sticking out that far also. Way to much potential to bend the tubes. If you add a jack right at the axle to take the load off it would be much better.

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« Reply #25 on: March 16, 2022, 09:15:36 AM »
Stuck cut firewood (24 inch) easily UNSTUCK with a chain grab hook and temporary hookup to the hyd cylinder.  Reverse and NO sledge or pinched fingers and @#%^ (special ouch phrases) :D 8) ;D
Ohio Certified Tree Farm, Ohio Centennial Farms, Ashland County Soil Conservation Award., USDA/ASCS/FSA forest management(TSI) 1963 to present, retired educator, NOT retired farmer and a real farm shop to fix all my old equipment.

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« Reply #26 on: March 16, 2022, 07:57:07 PM »
It looks like the splitter is caged in ?  If so I hope you have all nice wood to split like some areas do.

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« Reply #27 on: September 13, 2022, 07:37:27 PM »
Any videos of this thing in operation?
Looks like a cool build.

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« Reply #28 on: September 19, 2022, 08:30:39 PM »
What kind of mechanism do you have for feeding logs down the trough? 
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