We are still behind so we will be running full crew and full force again this Saturday. So if you missed seeing the sawmill in operation last Saturday come out this Saturday and there will be plenty of help to wait on customers.
Yesterday was a BUSY day at Bagdad Lumber!!! I have attached some photo's of some 8' and 10' Walnut slabs the guys sawed yesterday! They are still green and will be several months before ready but we got deposits on 3 of them yesterday for when they are ready!!!
We will be if full operation Tomorrow (08/24) with extra staff to wait on customers. If you have never seen a sawmill in operation and would like to watch come on out. The 8/4 Coffee Tree is out of the kiln and ready. We also have a LARGE selection of live edge slabs.
We have another man coming on board with us today "Steve". We are so far behind on sawing that we will be here as usual Saturday but full staff with saws running! If you have never seen the operation in action this Saturday would be a good time.
Today coming out of kilns Ash, 8/4 Coffee Tree, couple custom orders and
Added and refreshed a few customers photo's tonight. Check out Billie Bradford's Walnut crotch table!!!
Locust, hack berry, maple, poplar and Ash logs delivered today!!
Big Cherry slabs and 8/4 coffee tree will be ready Next Tuesday. We had Sassafras logs delivered yesterday!! and have some osage orange
We have been sawing nothing but cedar orders! We have sawed over 4000 bf of cedar and in addition to that some other custom saw jobs. We will be done with cedar tomorrow for a little while. Kiln 1 has some really nice 4/4 hard maple coming out "probably" Tuesday.
The BIG Cherry slabs with all the wild grain figures will probably be done next weekend, stay tuned!
The live edge thing is really going well and we are getting hooked up with the ability to saw then up to 60" WIDE!!
MAN!!!!!!!!!!!!! It has been a crazy week, We have 4 cedar orders to saw, 1700 bf, 1200 bf, 600 bf and 560 bf, We have other hardwoods orders being shipped to Knoxville, New York, and Ohio and then in addition to that 3 deliveries this week to the Louisville area!!! The really NICE cherry slabs ARE loaded in one kiln and cooking real nice!
Owner and Operator of Bagdad Lumber Sawmill & Kiln.