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Quarter sawing!
« on: December 27, 2007, 09:44:06 PM »
Can any one tell me what the proper way to quarter saw a log. Any and all help would be highly appreciated. My e-mail is Thanx!

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Re: Quarter sawing!
« Reply #1 on: December 27, 2007, 09:57:26 PM »

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Re: Quarter sawing!
« Reply #2 on: December 27, 2007, 10:34:51 PM »
Depends greatly on what kind of mill you are using. Give some details and people will be able to help you.
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Re: Quarter sawing!
« Reply #3 on: December 27, 2007, 10:51:45 PM »
larger logs are easier too...

I don't like to quartersaw anything under 22 inches or so, and prefer 24.

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