"The Simple Saw "
William S. Rake
Proven design with over 1000 confirmed completions
To get Picture Booklet,Information Booklet and drawing pamphlet
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Over 7000 copies sent World Wide since 1995
*Minimum Power 3 HP Electric or 5 HP Gasoline
*Cuts 28" Diameter as per drawings
*Has also been made 16" 24" 36" and 48"
*Machine shop helpful but not required.
*Tools needed: Welder,Grinder,
Metal Saw, Drill,File & Clamps
*Helpful tools: Belt sander & Lathe
I built my saw mills for under $1200.00
using all local materials or much less using salvaged materials.
*Must be able to Cut, Weld and THINK
*People both Male & Female ages 14-83
have built their saw mills using these plans.
*Construction time 30 to 150 hours depending on experience.