Use a Portable Sawmill to Make Your Own Lumber

Save big by choosing an affordable, portable sawmill to cut homemade lumber with a bandsaw mill or chainsaw mill attachment.



Man working with a portable sawmill
The Granberg Alaskan mill is compact enough you can take it into the woods.
Photo By Karen Keb
Slabbing bars connecting two 2-by-4s assist the author’s first chainsaw cut down the length of a pine log.
Photo By Karen Keb
You certainly won’t go into the lumber-milling business with this setup, but you will be able to saw and make use of logs you wouldn’t think of dragging off to the mill.
Photo By Karen Keb
The Hud-Son Homesteader bandsaw is lightweight enough to easily move to a storage area in your barn or garage when not in use.
Photo By Karen Keb
The Hud-Son Homesteader bandsaw mill will handle up to 21-inch diameter logs.
Photo By Karen Keb











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