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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #20 on: January 17, 2016, 10:58:00 pm »

I like that 3 pt chipper, who makes it?
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #21 on: January 18, 2016, 08:11:08 am »
It is a Takeuchi Tb 15. It weighs about 3000lbs and digs to 7'. You would be surprised at how much you can do with it if your patient. It has a 3cyl 16 hp Yanmar engine that runs like a swiss watch.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #22 on: January 18, 2016, 08:13:32 am »
The chipper is a Woodmax. The company is here in NY. Very pleased with it,well built and easy to service.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #23 on: January 18, 2016, 08:21:53 am »
How big can it chip?
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #24 on: January 18, 2016, 03:32:19 pm »
It is a 8" chipper. They have a website you can check it out. This one has a mechanical feed that works good or you can get a hyd. feed.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #25 on: January 22, 2016, 09:44:04 pm »
 

  

  Blew out a track on the excavator,got the new one on today.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #26 on: January 22, 2016, 09:46:34 pm »
 

   Cut a few nice logs to mill.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #27 on: January 22, 2016, 09:56:46 pm »
 Been there and done that with the track a few times. Put a thumb on there and you will think you have a whole new machine.

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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #28 on: January 23, 2016, 01:50:42 pm »
I do have a fixed thumb I welded on there. A hydraulic one would be great though.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #29 on: January 23, 2016, 01:53:15 pm »
 

   Excavator thumb.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #30 on: January 23, 2016, 01:58:19 pm »
 

  See the thumb holding the log.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #31 on: January 23, 2016, 02:04:35 pm »
 

  Lumber maker.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #32 on: January 23, 2016, 02:06:17 pm »
 

  Logosol.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #33 on: May 14, 2016, 05:40:48 pm »
 

 

Relaxing Day,making some boards.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #34 on: May 14, 2016, 05:44:29 pm »
 

 

Turning a big pine.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #35 on: May 14, 2016, 05:47:53 pm »
 

 

Chipmunk view.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #36 on: May 14, 2016, 05:50:31 pm »
 

 

Sometimes it pays to be square.
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #37 on: May 15, 2016, 06:58:49 am »
Looks like a really nice setup!   ;)
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #38 on: May 15, 2016, 08:31:31 am »
Looks like it was a great day for sawing .
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Re: Milling Around
« Reply #39 on: September 25, 2016, 06:05:21 pm »
 

  Cutting a nice hunk of Cherry
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