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  1. Hers my typical costings cord £27 a cube running of splitter on tractor £2 per cube running saws £2 per cube so that gives me a cube of split logs on the truck for around £31 then the delivery based on an average of £5 worth of diesel and another £3 for the running costs on the truck,so dropped on the customers drive im looking at about £40 and selling at £90 gives me a miserly £50, thats without building costs insurance advertising, double handling on what goes in the drying shed and thats without going in to useing the proccessor, yeh goes on and on no wonder I got holes in me boots.
  2. Anyone got any for delivery or collection ? netted loose or packed Thanks
  3. Looking for some help with our busy firewood buisness Easy going casual hours to suit. High wycombe/Stockenchurch area Hp14 07906599461
  4. Looking for bulk sticks,we normally supply in 65x45 nets W.H.Y
  5. Just to add to that if I may, how much loose split cube would one get form Hardwood stacked cord cube?
  6. We are paying £44 plus vat thats for a cube not tonne ,not sure how the two fair up,road side and clearing ourselfs
  7. Hi All could anyone steer me in the direction of a reasonable Insurace company? It is for a about 6 months of felling some Ash for a local charity
  8. Well im glad to hear the Ash is exceptable for the job,I have already sold hundreds of nets with no problems so far,does look good in the net all those straight white sticks.
  9. What would be the best Kindling wood for my system ,we start with 12" rounds split them down then through the machine proberbly some soft wood?then just need to get my hands on some,we have been useing some straght Ash but the nets are very heavy although the wood is dry
  10. Yes thanks guys,I think I will offer £120 a day to start off,and see how it goes, I always struggle with workers tried everything being nice,being strick ,paying big money, always end up with the same bums,turn up and look like they have not sleep for a week ,phone in one hand and a can of Red bull in the other.
  11. Hi All, Could I please ask the going rate for some help with my firewood proccesing? Day rate ?loading the proccesor,splitting logs on the tractor log splitter,bagging some kindling ect. Only really a casual job for a month or two,until my Sons back on the scene.
  12. Ah Good point, were HP14 Buckinhamshire J5 m40
  13. Hi All, Looking to buy in our lighting wood this year,anyone local for good sized nets I can collect any prices would be good. Ta
  14. I have 3 of the things,none of them read the same,variations of up to 10% so whats the point,always said they were a gimmick,they can tell a soaking wet log from a dry one and thats it,I have already had them come out with the meter, and delivered a few loads and they have left them in a mouldy old wet shed for a week then called me to come and take a look at there now 38%mc logs,,the whole thing is going to be a nightmare


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