Super large logs, super large beams


Mike Law is a full-time commercial miller. He uses his Peterson mill solely for “special projects” that his big automated mill cannot handle, like super large logs, super large beams, milling in remote areas, and his specialty – super long beams cut to order.

Mike purchased a complete second set of tracks which all joined together. In this manner he often cuts 40′ long beams to order for special customers – they are so long and heavy in fact, that he sometimes has to use his loader just to pick up the sawn beam!

Mike works on a 40′ long 6″ x 12″ beam.

5 comments shared

  1. Andrew says:

    Hey where do you get a mill like that??

    • Hi Andrew, thanks for your interest! Peterson Portable Sawmills are manufactured in New Zealand but have been exporting worldwide for decades. If you are based in a country with a Peterson Agent, you can order through them. If outside of an Agent’s territory, you can order direct with us 🙂 We’ve sent you an email so please check your inbox. Cheers!

  2. Thats great News Barney, The standard track length included in the Standard Sawmilling package for our WPF and DWS-WPF models will allow you to mill logs up to 20′ in length. If you would like to mill logs up to 40′ in length all you need to do is purchase 2 more 13′ track extension kits and you are good to go.. For pricing send through your email address and I will send you a current price list and information email.

    Kind Regards
    Aaron

  3. barny doall says:

    looking for your 40” cut saw mill

    • Karen Shaw says:

      Hi Barney – Thanks for your enquiry. One of our Sawmill Consultants will be in touch with you to talk about your milling options.

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