Don't go here unless you have about 50 minutes and a beverage of your choice.

A bandsaw mill from junk and a 700 year old log...

I found the whole thing fascinating....

If you watch it look close at the 38 minute mark at the scale for thickness. Gives new meaning to easy to read...


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLCtq-P1dLA
Garry