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Buying and Using a Portable Sawmill

Information on small sawmills including sawmill manufacturers, purchasing sawmills and sawmill operation.

Top Portable Sawmills
Portable sawmill manufacturers with good products are thriving. Do-it-yourself sawmilling for lumber is on the rise. If you have the energy to saw your own, I have several favorite saw mills you need to look at.

Top Five Portable Chainsaw Mills
Chainsaw mills are inexpensive and very appealing for use where access is limited. Portable chainsaw mills usually run off a framework constructed around the log you cut. Most chainsaw mills require heavy-duty power heads on saws to effectively operate the mill. Special-purpose ripping chains and bars may be required and various accessories that...

About Portable Sawmills: Interview With a Mill Consultant
Ron Wenrich's take on varieties of portable sawmills...

About Buying a Portable Sawmill
Tips on purchasing a portable sawmill from your About.com Guide

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About Woodworking
A great woodworking site from About Woodworking Guide Larry Eastman.

About's Five Best Portable Sawmills
You can by a World class personal sawmill right here.

Baker Products
"Maker of band resaws, scragg mills, protable band sawmills, edgers"

Country Log Homes
"Compare the Country Log Homes Building System ™ with any other log home building system and you'll see the difference between merely good design and our exceptional craftsmanship."

Enercraft silva-saw
"Leading Canadian sawmill manufacturer."

Hud-Son Bandmills
Look for their "Oscar" models...

Jonsered
"manufacture of wood processing machinery" from Sweden.

Logosol
A Swedish sawmill manufacturer.

Norwood Industries
"The Lumbermate"

Peterson Sawmills
The original swing blade portable sawmill...

TimberKing Inc.
"Americas favorite bandmill and industry's strongest warranty"

Do You Have a Favorite Portable Sawmill?
Which portable sawmill is you favorite and why?

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