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A Mobile Sawmill in the French Mountains: Sawing in Any Season!
With Wood-Mizer LT70 mobile sawmill, French sawmiller Serge Jourdan cuts local wood for carpenters, makes custom sawing, and is available at any time to help other Wood-Mizer sawmill users in the Haut-Verdon Valley in Beauvezer.
The Legendary Wood-Mizer LT40 Sawmill: Learn What Sawmillers Tell About This Machine
“The LT40 is a fantastic and useful machine. It works well in every weather. It does a great job in contract sawmilling in the mountains. It is simple to operate, and I can transport it to the sawmilling site when it is attached to the car as a trailer. I don’t have to carry heavy logs to the stationary sawmill anymore. I enjoy working on my LT40 sawmill,” says David Jones from Scotland, a user of the LT40 and one of the thousands of happy owners of this legendary machine.
Sawing Lumber for Cabins in Michigan
Steve Kesti, owner of Backwoods Lumber and volunteer firefighter, uses his Wood-Mizer LT40 hydraulic portable sawmill and MP260 planer/moulder to produce and sell lumber for cabins, chicken coops, siding, flooring and other products in Michigan, USA.
Sawmilling in the French Alps with a Wood-Mizer LT70 Mobile Sawmill
What is the best sawmill for working in mountainous areas? Sawmilling in the Alps requires much character and determination from the local sawmillers. Towing sawmills up mountainous roads can be challenging, even for the most experienced sawmillers. Apart from the skills and practical knowledge about wood, they also need the proper sawmilling equipment to do their job well.
Building Santa’s Sleigh with a Wood-Mizer Portable Sawmill
With the combination of being a woodworker and owning a Wood-Mizer portable sawmill, Gregg Turk was able to build an incredible new wooden sleigh for Santa Claus.
How an Italian Woodworker Profits More From Every Log
In Northern Italy, Marco Marcante says he can quadruple the value of his raw logs by processing them into custom timber with his Wood-Mizer LT15 sawmill.
Restoration of Vintage Carriages for a Tourist Train in Spain
Spanish railway company RENFE Viajeros invited a sawmiller with a portable Wood-Mizer to restore four vintage Strawberry Train cars. The wagons were made using wood almost a hundred years ago.
A Modern High-Performance Sawmilling in Latvia
The PRO WOOD company from Latvia reports it has tripled production volume while keeping the same employee number and significantly decreasing wood waste after they started operating the Wood-Mizer WM4000 sawmilling line.
Discovering the Beauty of Wood in the French Alps with Wood-Mizer Equipment
"In the Savoye region, wood is alive all the time. Even if it's cut, it still lives and serves the people," claims Yvan Cometto, a carpenter from a small village in the French Alps. In his company YC Charpente, Yvan makes wood products from the local timber using Wood-Mizer equipment. He enjoys working with wood while discovering its beauty. "I wouldn't change this place for anything else in the world," he admits with a smile.
Rosewood Production with Wood-Mizer LT20 Sawmill in Indonesia
Indonesian company cuts exotic hardwoods to boost their sales in China and Japan. The company employs 150 workers and has improved profits since it purchased a Wood-Mizer LT20.