Nice little score

Post in 'The Wood Shed' started by Boom Stick, Nov 10, 2012.

  1. Boom Stick

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    About a mile from my home I have spied a nice Black Locust that came down from some recent rain.......Did a couple drive by's and figured why not today. My first official scrounge of the fall with my new saw.... photo.JPG
     
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    Nice! I hope to try out some locust someday. Good score!
     
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    Nice haul, lots of good BTU's there! My favorite wood by far.....
     
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    That is like the most furrowed locust bark I've seen.
     
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    Awesome score. I'm with Scotty, my favorite wood also.
     
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    All the locust in my area has this bark. Does it look different other places?
     
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    Nice score Boom Stick, is the seasoning time for Locust 1 year?

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    UPDATE: Went back to same area and took this oak...I believe it is red oak. A big tree...4 truckloads. Scored some nice btu's today. about 1 mile from home. The last two truck loads the rounds were HEAVY, Like gonna take a pill tonight heavy. Had to have my buddy help me on the last load. Tree was laying down a hill, vines, leaves, by far the most technical cutting I have had to do. Forgot to take a picture of last load. 9 behemoth rounds. I love scrounging wood. Free wood rules. photo 1.jpg photo 2.jpg photo 3.jpg photo 4.jpg
     
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    That is some super scrounging. Great firewood.
     
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    You are a High BTU wood scoring machine.
    Great scores.
    All looks to be nice straight grain & will make some perfect spits.

    Way to go!
     
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