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Author Topic: 28'x50' Barn, broke ground this weekend  (Read 23645 times)

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Re: 28'x50' Barn, broke ground this weekend
« Reply #240 on: September 11, 2017, 08:56:08 pm »
Thank you guys, it's been slow going but worth it all the way so far.
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Re: 28'x50' Barn, broke ground this weekend
« Reply #241 on: September 18, 2017, 08:24:16 am »
Here's a milling video from yesterday.  Another long day but a good day.

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Re: 28'x50' Barn, broke ground this weekend
« Reply #242 on: September 19, 2017, 09:17:13 am »
As promised, we have a new scarf joint to layout and here's the how to, no time lapses in this one.

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Re: 28'x50' Barn, broke ground this weekend
« Reply #243 on: September 20, 2017, 11:17:06 am »
This is the cutting of an edge-halved and bridled scarf joint.  This is the joint we laid out in the last video.  This one is super easy to cut.
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Re: 28'x50' Barn, broke ground this weekend
« Reply #244 on: Today at 09:32:35 am »
Test fitted the scarf for the top plate last night.  It went pretty well for the first one.  So much easier to cut that scarf than the ones in my ties.  The rest I'll cut on the saw mill, cut the time in half.  This joint sure will solve my setting the top plate dillema.

Hudson HFE 30 Homesteader bandmill w/28' of track
Couple tractors, a bunch of chainsaws and not enough time to use them.