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Travelling, working in the rain, +ID

Post in 'The Wood Shed' started by jeff_t, Nov 12, 2012.

  1. jeff_t

    jeff_t Minister of Fire

    Sep 14, 2008
    SE MI
    Friends had three trees cut, and asked if I wanted the wood. Of course, but it is a 25 mile trip one way. It is easy pickings, so I picked up a load of small stuff last night, and two loads today in the rain. There are two more loads to get, probably about four cords altogether.

    I have no clue what the big one is. It is heavy, pretty dense, and OL on the meter. I cracked one open with the Fiskars, and it split in two whacks. It was a pretty big tree, 30"+ DBH, and split into two main branches 20-24". The end grain was really dark after sittng for a few days.

    Some pics.

    2012-11-12_15-50-18_657.jpg 2012-11-12_15-50-33_571.jpg 2012-11-12_15-51-23_231.jpg 2012-11-12_15-52-13_418.jpg

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