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Rough Hewn

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About Rough Hewn

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  • Location:
    Sussex
  • Interests
    Chainsaws,trees,felling,milling,woodworking
  • Occupation
    Woodsman

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  1. Rough Hewn

    Milling

    Cows arse is the correct translation 🤦🏻‍♂️
  2. My brother drove from France to uk to buy an aga for £300. Should sell fine for that price. [emoji106]
  3. Rough Hewn

    Summer Solstice

    First day of summer!!![emoji3] Happy solstice [emoji106][emoji106][emoji106]
  4. Rough Hewn

    customer wont pay

    I'm sure under the consumer act, a client has to have 24hrs between quote given and accepting it. Otherwise in court client will say "pressured into accepting" then the court will rule in favour of client automatically. Tread carefully [emoji51]
  5. Rough Hewn

    What skillset makes for a good Groundie?

    [emoji106][emoji106][emoji106] My phone number is in the employment forum. [emoji3]
  6. Rough Hewn

    Battery saws

    Took my msa200 on my 30/31 early last year. Tutor told me "THIS is a petrol chainsaw course". Told him to try it. 5 cuts later, he's looking at the machine saying **** me It cuts really well. [emoji848] The smallest saw I had was a ms440 with 16" bar. [emoji23][emoji23][emoji23]
  7. Rough Hewn

    Summer Solstice

    I met my wife at Stonehenge 14 years ago, My daughters birthday on the 23rd, mine the 22nd and our wedding anniversary is the 19th. Booked the week off... Yet somehow I find myself waist deep in logs and sawdust. Woohoo! [emoji3] Happy solstice everyone! [emoji106][emoji106][emoji106]
  8. Rough Hewn

    What skillset makes for a good Groundie?

    It always amazes me the skills and knowledge expected of a groundie, Yet very few companies want to pay for it. [emoji848]
  9. Rough Hewn

    customer wont pay

    Shit happens Guys a pr**k. Take it on the chin as Steve says. And never work there again. We've all been there. [emoji51]
  10. Rough Hewn

    Parking scams

    So, most motorway services now charge £100 for parking over 2 hours. BP charge £100 for over 30 mins!!! [emoji23][emoji23][emoji23] ****'s Apparently its unenforceable though. [emoji106][emoji106][emoji106]
  11. Rough Hewn

    Battery saws

    No. Petrol chainsaws only.
  12. Rough Hewn

    Rim sprockets for different bar lengths.

    Yes you will see an increase in chain speed, I put an 8tooth 3/8 full chisel on my 661 with 25" bar to speed up cross cutting medium oak. Wouldn't want to fell/bore cut with one as accuracy is a bit difficult. Cuts like a m*********er!!!! [emoji106][emoji106][emoji106]
  13. Rough Hewn

    Rim sprockets for different bar lengths.

    I should have said stihl only do... A .404 9 tooth sprocket eh? Hmmm I've a got a 17" bar with a 3002 mount. What are you running with that sprocket. [emoji12][emoji106][emoji106][emoji106]
  14. Rough Hewn

    How to find a yard

    I'm thinking of building a large "shed" in the garden to keep tools/machines in. Storing wood has always been a problem though. Let us know how you get on. [emoji106]
  15. Rough Hewn

    Rim sprockets for different bar lengths.

    8 tooth sprocket for 404? Thought they were only available for 3/8?

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