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    Going to start seeing a lot of it, it will spike when hurricanes hit the coasts. Insurance has started dictating size lumber used on pier & beam beach houses..saw mills are wanting 40' logs with 24" centers & there's a wee bit of a shortage in the Gulf & East Coast.

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    Quote Originally Posted by packmule View Post
    Going to start seeing a lot of it, it will spike when hurricanes hit the coasts. Insurance has started dictating size lumber used on pier & beam beach houses..saw mills are wanting 40' logs with 24" centers & there's a wee bit of a shortage in the Gulf & East Coast.
    Bummer for all of those mills that got rid of the tooling to run big logs. Who new it would come back around.

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    We just don't have the timber around here for it anymore. When I left Temple Inland a few years back there was only 1 mill around to actually sell those saw logs to.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Umpqua Hunter View Post
    A couple days ago I saw a 3 log load, I was shocked. I haven't seen a big tree like that on a truck in a very long time!
    I saw one this week coming down Hwy 88. The rumor is that this is going to be a good year for logging...lots of work lined up with several of the the big companies getting good contracts. Hope so!

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    There are two mills still going here...the one in Sonora takes the big logs and the one in Lincoln gets the pecker poles.

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    There are 8 mills around us, was 9, guess which one closed? Just as many paper mills eating up the pulpwood.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigmoose View Post
    I saw one this week coming down Hwy 88. The rumor is that this is going to be a good year for logging...lots of work lined up with several of the the big companies getting good contracts. Hope so!

    Moose
    That's pretty crazy. I haven't seen a three log come down 88 since the powerpole fire and I was shocked to see one then also. I used to see them all the time as a kid around here.

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    Whats every body doing on the fourth of july being on a thursday kinda limits what im doing
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