Portable Equipment

     
    Check out Wood-Mizer in action at the 2013 Great Portable Sawmill Shoot-Out! This year, Wood-Mizer showcased the LT15 & LT28 manual mills along with the LT40 and LT70 hydraulic mills to successfully demonstrate once again that proof is in the performance.


       
     
 

LT15 RESULTS

The LT15 with track extensions finished second in the manual sawmill competition by sawing nearly twice the board feet per hour than the production rate.

Sawyer: Dave Scott  •  Tailman: Barry Kline  •  Board Feet per Hour: 646 BF
•  Scale Overrun: 15%
     

     

LT28 RESULTS

The LT28 with a manual winch, power feed, and log in-feed deck finished first in the manual sawmill competition by sawing almost twice the board feet per hour than the production rate.

Sawyer: Nick Burdine  •  Tailman: Chris  Hooten  •  Board Feet per Hour: 674 BF
•  Scale Overrun: 7%

     

     
 

LT40 HYDRAULIC RESULTS

The LT40 Hydraulic with a debarker and single blade edger finished third in the hydraulic sawmill competition and proved that it could keep up just fine with a mill 5,000 pounds heavier and $20,000 more expensive.

Sawyer: Nick Burdine  •  Tailman: Chris Hooten  •  Board Feet per Hour: 1,106 BF
•  Scale Overrun: 11%
     
     

     

LT70 HYDRAULIC RESULTS

The LT70 with a twin blade edger finished first in the hydraulic sawmill competition with the highest production rate of 492 board feet sawed in less than 22 minutes.

Sawyer: Barry Kline  •  Tailman: Dave Scott  •  Board Feet per Hour: 1,360 BF
•  Scale Overrun: 11%
 
     
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