Why not just epoxy it back together?
If there is any hollow area that could have a couple wires in it and be filled with epoxy.
I can't see it from...
I still would try splitting one from the side.
Insert first wedge near an end then drive it in and see if you get a crack to follow with your...
I know at least a couple are felling wedges and they could be 100= years old any markings at all?[/quote]
Yup, Jay I didn't go that far.
First those little ones are not much use splitting that tough round.
If the wood is swallowing the splitters wedge on the end,,,,
Do you have any...
Get the rabbits before the husky does.
They taste great too.
Do what you want to do.
You ask for advise then as it is given to you you keep questioning it.
If it was mine from the start I would have planned it...
Well,,, That didn't work.
That is a great picture.
Here is one my dad took.
This is me in 1957
Thank you all for the pictures and info.
My way of building is a lot more basic.
I hope to get a woodshed built this year but it will all be built...
It just looks like good heat to me.
This last Winter I burned a big Chinese Elm.
That was some tough stuff to split.
That borrowed 35 ton splitter...
That is a beautiful bunch of wood.
It is better than money in the bank.
Where did the wood come from?
My step-father was an ornery sack of crap but he knew how to take down a tree.
Then there was one tree I will never forget.
It was leaning...
If I had your woods I would be doing that.
I don't so I have been bringing home free shipping pallets all week.
Therein lies your problem.
Just buy the axe.
Which one do ya want?...
I found a site about making your own barrel grill.
Is this like what you are building or like what you have?...
YOU are supposed to eat the squirrels.
Really,,, They are easy to skin and clean and taste great.
That slightly busy wall is perfect for the spray in foam insulation.
You would have to know someone that does that work to get any decent price on...
While building a two story "house" in one end of a tall 40X80 pole barn every time the owner was there if my boss mentioned anything that was not...
I have been here at this location 34 years now.
We have a rabbit year then a coyote year or two then rabbits then coyotes,,,,,,,
Last Summer and all...
That sounds just like the barrels I have here.
They make great burn barrels because if you cover them between fires they do not rust out as quickly....
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