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whats the easiest way to peel bark off of pine logs

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I've just cleared trees for a power line and have lots of pine logs to peel to use for building.
Submitted: 9 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Home & Auto Expert replied 9 years ago.

Take the logs to a mill if one is nearby and tell them what you want from the logs 2X6's , 2X4's etc. When you get the boards back you will need to dry them for at least 6mos. before you can use them. I do this all the time with hardwoods.

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