Too big a stump

Discussion in 'Logging, Mining and Industrial Railroads' started by shamus, Mar 17, 2003.

  1. shamus

    shamus Registered Member

    Harry (On the left) is asking (Toby - far right) "What the hell did you give me this axe for", Toby's reply was ---


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  2. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

    Maybe you want me to send a TNT load afterall? :D :D :D smuk :D :D :D Meaning "beautiful" of course :D :D :D
  3. Clerk

    Clerk Active Member

    Jon. That was what I was going to suggest. A box car full of tnt.:p
  4. Lighthorseman

    Lighthorseman Active Member

    "Don't matter how large or small da trees is, dummy. We's LPPs. We don'ts gotta do no work nohows...Lessen that accursed Paulsen shows up wif dat acetoney stuff.":D
  5. kettlestack

    kettlestack Member

    "Well Harry, since ya don't do no work around here nohow's, Ah figgered ya might as well have sumptin ta lean on"

  6. Matthyro

    Matthyro Will always be re-membered

    In the real logging world especially in the far west where trees grow that large(hundreds of years) true lumberjacks wouldn't be fazed. They first cut a slot to fit a piece of board so they have a flat reasonably stable platform to start swinging that very sharp axe. In no time the chips are flying, once deep enough, they switch to the otherside to complete the cut. Slightly higher. At this point, the tree falls to the side they made the first cut.
    Ok your trimmers, come do your job so I can go to the next BIG tree and get going on it. Then somebody better bring me a drink and some grub.
    I have seen lumberjacks competing with each other. Great fun to watch. It is absolutely amazing to see what they can accomplish in a very short time.
    I am pleased to see you posting these interesting views Shamus my friend. They are just great.
  7. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

    Shamus, after reading Robin's response, I'm thinking you should hand that LPB one of those sharpened P-K axes so he can't make any excuses, then tell him to get his butt to work! :D :D :D
  8. sumpter250

    sumpter250 multiscale modelbuilder

    ----Harry, that there's a question's there for someone like you to axe a question about it!:D :D :D

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