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Question:


I would like to build my own log cabin. I own 85 acres of cedar, hemlock, pine and large tamarack. I want to cut half logs. I have a wood mizer. do I just lay the log down and cut it down the center and then shave the sides. could use your advice. thankx. R.J.W.

Answer:

Cutting that way would only be good for log siding. To make full log walls cut a flat on top and bottom. Be sure to dry for as close to a year as possible. You should also apply stacker caulk between courses.

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