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Chainsaw to the Rescue After a couple of hours removing bark with flat chisel, saw, and hand-axe, a friend offered to take a chainsaw to the log. This saved me hours of work! Next?  Click here.
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Taking Off the Outer Bark I shipped one of the two-foot sections to Lorrie’s studio where I planned to work on it. UPS Ground ships anything…even logs…under 150lbs at a reasonable rate — that is, if one finds oneself needing to ship a log. Here, I’ve begun to remove the bark, using a flat chisel, mallet,...
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A Figure in Cedar Wood I bought this beautiful cedar log from a man who sells firewood. It was four feet long, but I decided to cut it in half. At the time, I didn’t have a chain saw, which would have done the job in seconds.  So, with the help of a large log...
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