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craigslist ad selling firewood business - check out the "100 cords of seasoned firewood in log lengt

Post in 'The Wood Shed' started by wannabegreener, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. wannabegreener

    wannabegreener Member

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    FIREWOOD COMPANY - $54000 (SNH)
    Date: 2011-07-27, 8:50AM EDT
    Reply to: sale-az824-2515626236@craigslist.org [Errors when replying to ads?]
    Complete firewood company, 100 cords of Seasoned fire wood (log length) Chevy 2005 6500 6 wheeler 53,000 miles and fire wood processor.
    processor is a log roller feed . Was built in 2010 and is in great running condition NO LEAKS
    has a manual huskavana 3120 with 32 inch bar and 404 pitch chain. This processor will handle wood from 4 inches to 24 inches as well as cut 11/4 to 13/4 of wood an hour no problem. splitting cycle tim is 4.4 sec
    equipped with a 20 foot conveyor. $54,000.00 Serious inquires only please

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  2. Danno77

    Danno77 Minister of Fire

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    Seasoned in the log, you say? Whatever, dude.
  3. Fsappo

    Fsappo Minister of Fire

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    The ends of the logs are probably seasoned just right!
  4. Danno77

    Danno77 Minister of Fire

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    That seems like it might be a reasonable deal, though.
  5. wannabegreener

    wannabegreener Member

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    Probably just the last inch or two. If you cut your wood to 2 inches long, you will have nicely seasoned wood. Hard to stack though.
  6. joefrompa

    joefrompa New Member

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    Logs could have been off the ground in the air for 10 years. They could've been cut standing dead.

    I like to think the best of people, personally.
  7. wannabegreener

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    Since the definition of 'seasoned wood' is not well defined, and most burners (or at least the ones in this forum) think seasoned should be below a certain moisture content, I would find it hard to think that someone has 100 cords of standing dead or off the ground for 10 years that is still in log length.

    Also, it seems to me that a lot of the people selling wood think seasoning starts when the tree is cut, but the general consensus is that it doesn't start to season until it is cut, split, and stacked.

    It is all in how you interpret a poorly defined term. (seasoned).
  8. Thistle

    Thistle Minister of Fire

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    That Husky 3120 sounds nice though. ;-)

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