Slabbing the Goofy Maple

This log was slightly too big for my chainsaw mill back in the day but before I got around to cutting it with the larger chainsaw mill, I started building my bandsaw mill. I really wasn’t sure what would be in this log but I figured there would at least be a few areas of curl and spalting. Looks like this log produced some really interesting pieces of wood so I’ll be set on small pieces of figured maple for a while.
Tree was removed in Jan 2016
Log was cut in May 2017

Thanks for the logs, Jared!
https://www.instagram.com/brogy_woodworks/

Sponsors
Recent
Chair Kits

Chair Kit Style 6 Assembly Instructions

Order Chair Kits here: https://www.mattcremona.com/product-category/chair-kits What You’ll Need Sander with 120, 180, and 220 grit Sandpaper Router 5/16″ or greater roundover bit (for the front of

Post Frame Barn Build

So Many Purlins

Welcome back to the build!  Last time we got all the trusses flown in, and this time, I’m going to go to purlin purgatory. I’m

Post Frame Barn Build

Setting the Trusses

Welcome back to the build!  Yesterday we got those two trusses up there, and today we’re to continue on with making a building. We have

8 Responses

  1. Hi Matt,
    I love your stuff. I’m part of a friendly co-op of mutual help woodworkers here in Broken Arrow, (Tulsa) Oklahoma. I’ve told my friends about your big sawmill. May I buy a set of blueprints for the sawmill from you?
    I used to play against Robbinsdale in football, wrestling and track. Bloomington HS. about 100 years ago. 🙂
    Dave Henry

      1. I would like to get a set of plans also for the large band Saul Mill. Please let us know when they’re available!

  2. That would make a great mirror frame if cut to about 2 inches thick and trimmed around the outer perimeter.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.