Sawmill Specifications

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  • 3000 board feet per day cutting rate
  • Dimensional sawmill design
  • Space frame x track
  • x track with v-groove cam followers
  • x direction via x axis push-along
  • y direction motion at ends of track, controlled with a crank
  • z motion performed via cutting head assembly
  • 2 blade design with 20" main blade and 12 inch edger blade
  • Powered by 29 gpm hydraulics from LifeTrac at 3600 max PSI, for a total of about 40 hp
    • Power division - 25 hp for large blade, 15 hp for small blade
    • Power to motor variable - to 35 hp and 5 hp for large and small blade, respectively
  • Log platform with log holders