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Woodworkers can be insane about a log!

Wyandotte County Lake has an area where county crews dump trees and brush  they have cleared.  People can go there to cut it up for fire wood at no charge.  This is where I found it – the remains of a huge Sycamore tree.   The trunk had been cut into three eight foot sections.  The best looking was the center section, about 33 inches in diameter.  I knew I had to have this log, so I pointed my Chevy S-10 pickup back home and got my 5×10, low-boy, single-axle, 2000 lb. trailer. Continue reading Woodworkers can be insane about a log!