two truck loads today

blacktail Posted By blacktail, Apr 22, 2013 at 11:51 PM

  1. blacktail

    blacktail
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    I got a USFS permit this morning. It was the first time hauling wood with my T100 so I was kind of conservative. I could have loaded it more. My dad's had his GMC forever and it's hauled an unbelievable amount of wood. Never a question of how it'll do with a load.
    We got mostly alder with some hemlock and bigleaf maple mixed in. Done and headed home by 12:30. I'm sore and left my splitting for tomorrow. I talked to my dad and he had already unloaded his truck and split some. He'll slow down one of these days.
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  2. blacktail

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    The old man even scored full protective gear when he bought his used Husky.
     

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  3. bogydave

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    Looks like a fun day.
    More on the toy, but maybe need sideboards ) :)

    How much is the permit $ per cord ?
    How many trip do yo plan ?

    Let me guess, you got a new stihl & got the knife thrown in ;)
     
  4. blacktail

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    Permit is $20 for 2 cords/4 pickup loads. It's good for 2 weeks. I'll get 2 more loads before it expires. I got the knife when I picked up some files at a dealer near work. They were giving knives to new customers.
     
  5. Woody Stover

    Woody Stover
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    Are you packin' in case of bears, or wood thieves? ;lol
     
  6. Get Wood

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    Protective gear, never leave home without it.
     
  7. TimJ

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    yea, the guy that should be sore should be the dad.............he seems to be working in all the pictures and hard :cool:
     
  8. blacktail

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    Finished off the permit today after spending the morning at a friend's house helping cut some trees he dropped. We scored some bigleaf maple that's pretty dry, a bunch of hemlock, and a little alder to top it off. I have a lot of splitting to do in the next few days. This is probably the last I'll cut until fall.
     

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