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 second...
Yup, Jay I didn't go that far.
On that other topic,,, The tree that turned around on the stump,,,,,
My step-father had two of those steel felling...
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 downhill...
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 up...
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....
That is a great idea.
I would just add one thing though.
Ya need some kind of secure caps for those bigger pipes when you do not have the...
Anyone got a picture of a barrel grill?
I have barrels.
YES, There ARE food grade ones.
The ones I have seen have removeable tops.
The company they worked for had been building houses for 25 years at least.
There were other crews building high end houses at the same...
What kind of Jeep do you have?
I have a 1965 Willys Jeepster and a 1975 Cherokee.
That is the old full size Cherokee.
Thanks for the pictures.
What we get around here is a huge load of eight foot long poles.
They come stacked the other way on the truck.
They still do those houses here.
Several years ago I was working for a friend finishing a beautiful log home.
On a diagonally attached lot this crew...
That is not 2 cents worth.
That is Johnny-on-the-spot good advice.
The ONLY time I use my damper is when the wind starts blowing too hard.
I have a good strong draft through the chimney in the center of my house.
Oh how true that is.
You start with twine and make a rope.
The 3 of 4 strand difference.
4 strand gives you a smoother rope.
3 strand makes it easier to get a nice rope....
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