Tons of oak !

Post in 'The Wood Shed' started by Pallet Pete, Nov 20, 2012.

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    Holy crap that's a couple decades worth for the right person._g
     
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    Dammit I wish I was closer, I'd take that project on if I could rally some help. I betcha there's some lumber trees in there.....
    Imagine all the firewood!!
     
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    Pete, maybe we should see if we can round up a crew?! Check with A C for starters but there are plenty of others in MI not that far away and perhaps we could work out something. I'll certainly give this some thought and might even go check out the land.
     
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    Im in for a few Cord, Im about 30min from him
     
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    Thanks Dennis That would be great ! I told him that I may be able to get a lot of guys on this but he did not want to many people out there. It could not hurt to have others try maybe he will cave and let people come cut.

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    Your north of Canada ! I am so confused ;lol that means your about 30 - 40 from me and maybe Dennis !

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    Pete, do you have the location of the property? Send me an email if you have it. Maybe we need to go have a look.
     
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    OK OK OK I fibbed a bit I thought Lainsburg was south of 69 not north..... so Im about an Hour or so..... And yes Like the Sig says north of Canada. Head south from Detroit and you end up in Windsor. :cool:

    Im near Clarkston in White Lake.
     
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    I'll ask the Wife, LOL!
     
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    Scotty, Scotty, Scotty. What would the missus say?
     
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    Scotty - as I was reading the original post I was thinking of you! Thought you may have already gone and gotten it!

    Wonder how many trips in my Ranger that would be.......
     
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    By the way I LOVE MY STORMY KROMER ! Yes I yelled that. Get it your avatar ! shut up don't think at me like that.

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    Translation?
     
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    Stormy Kromer is a really warm clothing line made in Michigan I have a hat similar to Augies avatar. I wear it when I cut firewood or just cuz its cold.

    Pete
     
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    I am really in for this group cut if the wood is worth it I may try to stop on the way home tomorrow and see. How many of you would be in for a group cut ?
     
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    Dang, wish I lived in Michigan.
     
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    NO my avatar is MY Stormy Kromer
     
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    Wow ..thats a super score if some of you could get together on this. Then drive down and drop off 3 chords to me ;lol
     
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    That is a challange, but if you have a 4wd tractor or a good ATV, you can fall and haul out the logs. Of course doing it in the Michigan winter could be a challange.

    North of Canada, yes... I am north of Toranto here, as well as lower Michigan (north of the 45th parallel). I am not due north of Canada or Michigan though...
     
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    Well this guy has lost his marbles ! He wants only heavy equipment and does not want to pay anybody to do the work. He was turned down by logging companies unless they get paid to go 500ft back to a river creek down a steep hill through the swampy woods. What a bummer. I talked to him twice yesterday and I don't think he has a clue of what it takes to get back there it won't be free unless he lets firewood guys in.

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    Add this one to the growing list of "look at what this idiot posted in CL!"
     
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    Throw a reminder on your calendar to call him once a week until he either finds a logging company crazy enough to do it for free, or until he gives in and lets firewood people in :)
     
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    I had to wear one of those when I was a bit younger. Never did like the thing.
     
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