When men were men

When men were men

PostBy: Logs On: Sat Jan 07, 2017 9:44 pm

Harvesting the mighty Redwoods

https://youtu.be/qb_YNZn_kaQ

One tree can produce over 1 million board feet of lumber
Logs
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Chubby
Coal Size/Type: Nut anthracite
Other Heating: Fireplace and wood burner


Re: When men were men

PostBy: CoalisCoolxWarm On: Sun Jan 08, 2017 12:48 am

So what are your plans for the month? Oh, I'm going to cut down that one tree over there, LOL!

Those are really some LARGE trees 8-)
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Stoker Coal Boiler: Keystoker KA-6
Hand Fed Coal Furnace: old Sears rebuilt, bituminous- offline as of winter 2014
Coal Size/Type: Anthracite Buckwheat
Other Heating: Oil Boiler

Re: When men were men

PostBy: Clousseau On: Sun Jan 08, 2017 11:11 am

Great clip! Imagine using that lumber for shoring timbers in mines, etc, what a waste of beautiful lumber!
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Stoker Coal Boiler: KA-6
Coal Size/Type: Rice Coal

Re: When men were men

PostBy: freetown fred On: Sun Jan 08, 2017 11:23 am

Yep, clamp-ons & spring boards--my Grandpa would be grinning!! Nice post L.
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Hand Fed Coal Stove: HITZER 50-93
Coal Size/Type: BLASCHAK Nut

Re: When men were men

PostBy: samhill On: Sun Jan 08, 2017 1:37 pm

If there were jobs like that today they would simply demand that foreign workers are brought in. As a little hint when you work hard hot jobs you eat light & save the end of the day for a big meal. ;)
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Hot Air Coal Stoker Furnace: keystoker 160
Hand Fed Coal Stove: hitzer 75 in garage
Stove/Furnace Make: keystoker/hitzer
Stove/Furnace Model: koker 160/ hitzer 75

Re: When men were men

PostBy: warminmn On: Sun Jan 08, 2017 2:23 pm

Almost all the real old houses here had/have redwood siding. It take 100 years to rot.
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Hand Fed Coal Stove: Chubby Junior, Efel Nestor Martin, Frankenstove
Coal Size/Type: nut and stove anthracite
Other Heating: wood

Re: When men were men

PostBy: freetown fred On: Sun Jan 08, 2017 2:46 pm

Indeed W. Redwood or Cedar.
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Hand Fed Coal Stove: HITZER 50-93
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