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  1. woodwizzard

    husqvarna 562 xp 2014.

    I think it was released here in 2017, not sure about other parts of the world. Wouldn't be hard to make a 560 look like a 562. I would think a husky dealer should be able to confirm from the serial number.
  2. woodwizzard

    Domestic vertical splitter £450 budget?

    I think if you go against your wife you will have yourself "a domestic splitter"😜
  3. woodwizzard

    Makita DCS520

    https://www.sparetoolparts.co.uk/checkout/cart/ Same part number, is it the same thing?
  4. Well, it is called Buzzard Woodland after all 😊
  5. woodwizzard

    ms461 problem

    Call it a bodge, quick fix or whatever, but I had a leak from the gasket on a saw right under the exhaust. I cleaned the area with de-greaser and rubbed over with wet and dry and then used the black heatproof silicone glue that you fix fire rope into wood burner doors with, and ran a short bead over the leak. That was well over a year ago and is still holding fine.
  6. woodwizzard

    Felling Timber with Osborne Axe.

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwmajvcZOBZ5Af5N7DSuYAw
  7. woodwizzard

    Land Cruiser knowledge

    Check out the mot history, says corrosion is setting in to sills and floor.
  8. woodwizzard

    Land Cruiser knowledge

    A mate of mine uses new jeeps for all his towing. He is a plant contractor, and lets say, "old school", regards rules and regs. He has had troopers, disco 2, 3 and 4s and has killed them all in one way or another. The only thing that has stood up to his testing are the jeeps. Might be worth a look. Mercedes engine and box, so good and strong. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/2011-61-JEEP-GRAND-CHEROKEE-3-0-V6-CRD-LIMITED-5D-AUTO-237-BHP-DIESEL/202563745494?hash=item2f29bd76d6:g:pCoAAOSw5wFcFbQx:rk:6:pf:0
  9. woodwizzard

    Advice

    Not far from me, someone is doing 3 year old, dry stored dumpy bags of beech for £40. Almost be worth buying the lot and selling on.
  10. woodwizzard

    Chain Saw for planking mill

    A makita 7900 will breeze through the stuff you want to mill. I have milled with mine on a 28" bar with no problems. If you were closer you could have had a go.
  11. woodwizzard

    Chain Saw for planking mill

    Where are you located Oaf?
  12. woodwizzard

    First saw purchase??

    https://www.radmoretucker.co.uk/shop/garden-machinery/chainsaws-tree-care/petrol-chainsaws/makita-ea6100p45d-petrol-chainsaw-18/ In budget, brand new and tackle most jobs.
  13. woodwizzard

    Husky 560 chain brake problem

    Could drill a hole big enough for a self tapping screw and then pull out with pliers or similar.
  14. Unfortunately, it will also be an opportunity for unscrupulous types to kill off a lot of healthy ash trees claiming that they are dangerous/diseased.
  15. woodwizzard

    Hydraulic ram help

    Is there a way of bleeding the manual side of the pump?

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