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  1. thewoodlands

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    Today I grabbed the Cherry & Sugar Maple, both mother nature felled. :cheese: It was another day spent on the side of a hill, split everything then carried it to the trailer. Two loads of Cherry went to the GMC then one full load of Sugar Maple which filled the truck, I had a second load of Sugar Maple I went back for which I trailered to the house.

    Looks like Friday will be a stacking day then Saturday will be back in the woods.

    Pic 0482 was how I found the cherry on 3/20/2010 but Mother Nature put it on the ground,4446 is getting ready for the day,4450 is the second load of cherry to the truck (about a 5-7 minute run),4451 is the Sugar Maple,4453 after splitting the rounds,4455 is the truck full,4457 is the chuck for the day and the last pic is why I used the round for the chuck.



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    Zap, your killing me. Second day of gray gloomy skies here with a little light rain. Can't cut, split, or stack too dang muddy. Need Dave to send down some of that chilly air. Lol....

    Nice job on the pics, I can see working on the hills has more dangers for sure! :)
     
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    Looks a little wet Zap, still getting rain?
    Still allot of paint on that new maul :)

    wishlist, just now getting cold weather again, (19° today) to be below zero at night & single digit highs starting Monday.
    We'll save some up & hopefully send some your way before winter is over. :)
     
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    Good work zap and you don't even have to slip and slide in the snow. How much longer can we go without snow?
     
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    We had some rain last night but today was about 37, looks like splitting & stacking tomorrow.

    bogydave, that was the first time I used the maul welllllllllllllllllll I can't remember, it does split the rounds with ease, it's the carrying the splits up the hill that was a killer.

    Sav, three more cord then let it rip, I think they are calling for about one inch of snow tonight. Saturday I'll be up in that same area to grab the downed beech. Attached are a couple of pictures of the trails we used today, I think it's pretty dry for all the rain we've had.

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