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Author Topic: monster-tree-washes-ashore  (Read 3828 times)

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Offline SPIKER

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Re: monster-tree-washes-ashore
« Reply #20 on: December 27, 2011, 09:00:09 pm »
I imagine that felling a monster tree is similar to a Linesman climbing a tall pole.  You fall off of short poles.  No one falls from tall ones.   ;D
The fall don't hurt.

Yep it is the sudden stop at the bottom that will leave a mark ;)  that and all the limbs on the way down, home it wasnt a thorn tree lol...
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Re: monster-tree-washes-ashore
« Reply #21 on: December 28, 2011, 05:32:27 am »
How big of a wave would it take to put a tree that size on the beach?  Especially lengthwise.

The first picture also looks like it has some limbs left.  Would those limbs survive in the surf?
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Re: monster-tree-washes-ashore
« Reply #22 on: December 28, 2011, 06:46:38 am »
That's a nice tree! Cut some 4" thick slabs, and you'd have most of a wall for a cabin. Of course you'd need some BIG equipment to put them in place.
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Re: monster-tree-washes-ashore
« Reply #23 on: December 28, 2011, 09:49:46 pm »
Looks like one of Mr. Bill's logs washed ashore... ::)

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Re: monster-tree-washes-ashore
« Reply #24 on: January 12, 2012, 02:42:56 pm »
now that was a funny tread. 9 years ago and he is still thought of.  ;D

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Re: monster-tree-washes-ashore
« Reply #25 on: January 12, 2012, 03:37:43 pm »
I would like to see Jimmy and his son from axe-man hook onto that one with there log-zila boat  :D
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