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Old 10-10-2018, 03:29 PM   #21
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"My Sven Saw works just fine for cutting dead firewood."
That's money well spent! An axe is fairly useless out there but don't tell the Boy Scouts.
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Old 10-10-2018, 04:03 PM   #22
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An axe is fairly useless out there but don't tell the Boy Scouts.
It's only useless to those that are not splitting "real" firewood: https://youtu.be/GYslt0cLTMQ
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Old 10-10-2018, 04:12 PM   #23
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It's only useless to those that are not splitting "real" firewood: https://youtu.be/GYslt0cLTMQ
Clever but there is no way I'm going to buck up 14" diameter wood by hand in the first place. 3-6"diameter seems about right. Easy enough to cut and then split with my comparatively light 18" Fiskars axe.
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Old 10-10-2018, 04:56 PM   #24
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It's only useless to those that are not splitting "real" firewood: https://youtu.be/GYslt0cLTMQ
Gotta have some nice straight grain for that! I love the sound of a bowling alley strike at the end...

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Old 10-10-2018, 07:49 PM   #25
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Thanks, maybe we can pull off an Adkforum group campout somewhere this winter sometime maybe...
That would be great Justin. Let's keep this in mind.
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Old 10-10-2018, 11:05 PM   #26
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Thanks, maybe we can pull off an Adkforum group campout somewhere this winter sometime maybe...
That's a great idea!
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Old 10-11-2018, 05:30 AM   #27
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I too enjoy the beauty of winter time. Picked up a snowtrekker and kni co stove a few years ago. Last year a 9ft sled. Also set up a pulk for my friend to use for his gear or wood.

Start off easy and car camp at adk loj with gear. Car is there with extra stuff if you need it, plus if it's not for you after one night you can pack up and go home.

I set my stuff in the yard many times during the winter and invite friends over for some warm drinks. cold outside and very warm in tent depending where you sit inside.

Few years ago we had a mini gathering in Southern ADK I believe, lot's of fun, I'm in for a gathering.

That raffle looks great, I'm sending in some $. Thanks for the link, bio.
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Old 10-11-2018, 04:48 PM   #28
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"It's only useless to those that are not splitting "real" firewood"

That's clever but we were talking about camp wood not the firewood business. By the time you get that split I'll have already finished eating supper. BTW be careful grabbing logs and firewood. There might be something hiding around or underneath it. Nothing smells better than the aroma of a campfire when you get a whiff of it while paddling.
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Old 10-12-2018, 07:15 AM   #29
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"It's only useless to those that are not splitting "real" firewood"

That's clever but we were talking about camp wood not the firewood business.
It is my winter camp wood...
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It is my winter camp wood...
Just messin with ya. Nice job of splitting wood.
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