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What do you think to this?

 

FIREWOOD - LOGS - APROX 200 CUBIC METRES MIXED CORDWOOD

 

I made my polite enquiries as usual.

 

Admittedly I am a newbie. Regardless to say I did not pursue the enquiry any further.

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Admittedly did also say:

 

Cordwood won't become firewood without a lot of effort.

 

By the time I have paid for the wood, a lorry, a decent chainsaw (not a B&Q Chinese special,) protective gear and possibly a training course, I won't have much change compared to the commercial price of wood and not only that it is mostly softwood.

 

Plus, all sorts of wildlife like living in big woodpiles. LOL

 

It's likely to be full of all sorts of knarly lumps that would be very difficult to split. Otherwise, you would have chunked it up and flogged it as logs or even sold it on to King Acre. There is also a fair amount of big stuff in it that you'd have a job getting through without a hydraulic splitter, and I don't mean one of those dinky little machine mart things - same goes for the chainsaw - a B&Q £80 special isn't going to deal with half of it.

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I know that it been on the bay for at least 18 months, looks like 99% conifer etc. Go and have a view if your local.

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the date on the photo is 5/5/2000 if its been there that long it will be rotten

 

He should sell them as antiques in that case! Might get more for them!:laugh1:

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