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How To Mill A Crooked Log Into Lumber

Milling a straight tree trunk is pretty straight forward, but what if the trunk is crooked or bent? Before you start milling you have to consider all the angles to produce the desired stock you want. WOOD magazine's John Olson has left his wood shop and taken his portable saw mill with him. Take a moment to learn how to read the tree, set up the saw mill and turn that trunk into treasure
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