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Re: New Sawmill shack
« Reply #40 on: August 10, 2017, 05:58:33 pm »
When do you start putting on the thatch?
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Re: New Sawmill shack
« Reply #41 on: August 10, 2017, 07:00:11 pm »
Still have a bunch of bracing to be done. Used a lot of scrap lumber just to hold things in place that has to be replaced. Hoping I can go pick up the metal roofing next Monday or some time next week. Also I still have to jack up the building to match and install new rafters to match the roof line. Got to run a power line to it also.

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Re: New Sawmill shack
« Reply #42 on: August 10, 2017, 07:41:19 pm »
Another power outage. >:( DanG  storms every day has been knocking the power off like a third world country. >:(
Got to run a power line to it also. 
Sounds like there is no hurry to run the power,  it's gonna be off anyway.   ;D  (sorry, I couldn't resist)   :)
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Re: New Sawmill shack
« Reply #43 on: August 10, 2017, 10:18:29 pm »
 :D ;D :D ;D :D ;D
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« Reply #44 on: August 11, 2017, 06:16:26 am »
That is alright Lynn. I'm never in a hurry to do anything these days. ;D

Now if only the rain would stop. I need to saw up some more lumber. Just to wet to run any equipment to get logs to my mill. Guess it is time to switch back to working on my camp. ;D At lease I would be working inside with the ac blowing. ;D

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Re: New Sawmill shack
« Reply #45 on: August 11, 2017, 10:47:27 am »
Pardon me, but don't you need power for the AC to be blowing? ??? ??? ???
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Re: New Sawmill shack
« Reply #46 on: August 11, 2017, 11:10:41 am »
looks awesome!  I love the live edge siding
75 Acres of hardwoods that i want to try to optimize for HW growth, health and habitat. Also interested in creating a few small stands of fruit/nut trees and sample of different native species

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Re: New Sawmill shack
« Reply #47 on: August 11, 2017, 11:38:39 am »
Paul needs a Power Box Fan !!!
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« Reply #48 on: August 11, 2017, 02:54:01 pm »
Pardon me, but don't you need power for the AC to be blowing? ??? ??? ???

Have genset, have ac. ;D

Got out this morning and just said to myself to hell with building a special rafter truss to finish out. So, I just built a normal truss. ;D I will just fill it in as I need to, to install live edge siding. Then the rain came. :( Already 3 T storms today. Yesterday only had 5 for the day. :( And yes, at 9am, heat index was 99F. :o

Got back on the phone to check on the roofing. Set to pick it up Monday morning. ;D Now only if I can get some 4/4 x4" lumber sawed up this weekend.

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« Reply #49 on: August 11, 2017, 05:02:01 pm »
We get thunderstorms here nearly every afternoon and very little rain with them. We call them dry thunderstorms.  Modoc county in California just 30 miles to the south of us had about 70 fires started by lightning a couple of weeks ago. I see thunder heads forming right now and hope I have a place to live tomorrow.  :(
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Re: New Sawmill shack
« Reply #50 on: August 12, 2017, 11:32:02 am »
Hear thunder in the distance already this morning. :( Got pounded last night. :o I don't remember a extra wet summer like we are having this year. :o It looks like I will be sawing in mud this week, but I have to get some done.  :(