The Chainsaw Mini-Mill: We've Tested Two

If you're building a log structure, and have lots of time but not much money, a chainsaw mini-mill is a viable way of preparing the wood you'll need.

chainsaw mini mills - measuring guide width
Before nailing the guide board down, measure the width you wish to cut, allowing for the offset distance from the rail edge to the cutting bar. The guide rail should extend beyond the log end.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Staff