Peterson Owners’ Stories

Below are some very interesting stories from mill owners around the world.

unique log homes

Timber craftsmen at their peak

Log cabins have been around worldwide since at least the 1600’s. They were the type of home that settlers to…

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Finding passion and success milling valuable slabs

Mike Savill grew up in Southampton, United Kingdom and operates a mobile milling service servicing the South of England. Mike…

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By hand from the heart, Matt and his family business produce beautiful and functional works of art

Born and raised in Chapel Hill, Tennessee, 29 year old Matt Akin grew up in a family of entrepreneurs and…

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tragbare Sägewerke

Positive feedback from Germany on our engineering standards

Based in Germany, Georg Dettmer helps to run a custom sawing business, serving local customers by milling their trees into…

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The Peterson paid for my wedding

“Dear Peterson Sawmills, I really wanted to let you know how great my Peterson has worked out for me. I…

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High Production Sawmill - Winch Production Frame

High Production Sawmill – 10/35 Winch Production Frame

Peterson Portable Sawmills’ manual high production sawmill is the Winch Production Frame – this one in particular, is fit with…

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Slabber Mill by Peterson Portable Sawmills

Slabber Mill by Peterson Portable Sawmills

Sawmill Review – Peterson Slabber Mill Slabber Mill review by Dave Boyt for Sawmill & Woodlot Magazine (April 2016) The…

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Sawmilling in Australia, Living His Dream

Sawmilling as a Lifestyle – Living His Dream

There are few people in this world who have turned their dream into reality; custom sawmiller Owen Burns is one…

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Portable sawmill in New Zealand

The most cost-effective way of playing with wood

Mike Candy bought his 1990 Peterson Standard Frame mill in 1996. He worked as an Operational Forester for almost a…

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Sawmill Slabber - Peterson Sawmills

Custom Milling with Baraboo Woodworks

Baraboo Woodworks shows just how successful custom milling with a Peterson Sawmill can be, in this article originally printed by…

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