Nelson CompanyListing #98 Listed on: 02/22/2008
Nelson sawmill was opened in 2004 as a way to utilize the valuable hardwoods & softwoods being wasted by local municipalities,tree services,construction companies and landowners. I am an urban logger and do what I can to keep logs from going to the landfill/being burned/put in a tub grinder by sawing them into a usable wood product be they raw materials or finished products from my wood shop.
Part of a load of walnut that was piled up on a bridge construction job to be BURNED. There was more, I saved them the trouble of burning it, I hauled it all home.
A shot of some 18
After some chainsaw work it was not too big for my little manual mill.
I managed to get a few small live edge slabs off the redbud log.
A walnut stump on the mill for gun stock material.
I also milled some book matches from the same ugly little log.
Here is the lumber that came out of that
I work with many tree services to get the
A maple log delivered by the city to clear a vacant lot. They had tried to get someone to cut it for firewood, but it was
A future wood working project. A couple boards from an eastern red cedar a tree service removed and I milled.
Another woodworking project of mine from salvaged logs. A white oak bench from a tree removed at a local park.
A patio set I made from black locust and white oak that was removed for the construction of a barn.