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sendit 07-06-2018 09:53 AM

Fun on the bandsaw...
 
Decided to do a little resawing today. Had a old cedar post, a hickory and pecan log needing to be made into lumber. Also a piece of oak that I cut last year.


Now I just need some project ideas. Thinking I can make enough cedar to line my safe room walls.

This is pecan. Cut 4/4 and 8/4
http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f2...psk55ohazl.jpg



This is hickory cut 8/4+ A piece of 2x6 for comparison.
It came from part of a tree that fell on my house a few years ago. Has a little spalting in it.
http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f2...ps3iski7el.jpg

http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f2...pskqgn9fx9.jpg

This is the result of some cedar post that have been stacked in a pile for a little over 40 years. Left some live edge for some cool stuff.
http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f2...ps1lslhvmy.jpg

Last but not least is some oak. I have alot of this and wanting it for cabinets but it's at 11% which is about the same as the other wood cut.

http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f2...pscnv6aegw.jpg

Texastaxi 07-06-2018 10:05 AM

This thread is worthless without some pictures of the SAW! :D

dustoffer 07-06-2018 03:19 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Texastaxi (Post 13470067)
This thread is worthless without some pictures of the SAW! :D

Must be a honkin' big one for sure. I have trouble with 2X4 stock on mine.

WildThings 07-06-2018 06:58 PM

Great looking wood! Pecan has always been a favorite of mine. I agree with the previous poster about the bandsaw pictures.

11% shouldn't be far off from your EMC, at least here on the coast it wouldn't be

kruppa24 07-06-2018 07:04 PM

In for the end result

Quackerbox 07-06-2018 08:31 PM

I have 2 large chunks (about 19' x 20 thick) of oak at the mill now. I hope it looks like that oak slab

sendit 07-08-2018 12:10 PM

It's a good size saw. 21" 5HP. Running an 1 1/4" 1.3tpi blade
This thing devours wood!

http://i49.photobucket.com/albums/f2...psvkhhu5bu.jpg

Kbar 07-08-2018 01:02 PM

one thing about it - you go the full distance - looking good.

bassmatt72 07-08-2018 01:17 PM

Sweet saw! Nice looking lumber!

LeanMachine 07-09-2018 03:33 PM

#sawenvy

EliteDriver 07-13-2018 01:46 PM

Drool......

Rubi513 07-13-2018 02:48 PM

Nice!

sendit 07-21-2018 08:53 AM

Going to try resawing some more oak I cut last year for small projects today.


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