Witherslack Sawmill launch days
27th September (TRADE) & 28th September (PUBLIC)
9.00am – 4.00pm
Witherslack Woodworks and Sawmill is a brand new partnership between joiners, foresters, coppicers and makers in wood, all based in Witherslack, to equip themselves and anyone else in the South Lakes to sensitively extract and efficiently process the timber that grows here.
Please come and have a look – everything is available for hire at flexible rates – we’re feeling our way very carefully.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT TO SEE?
Our new Trakmet 800 Sawmill capable of milling a 10m log
Various new pieces of forestry kit for sustainable, low-impact harvesting and processing.
All forestry machinery are available to hire with an operator
Trakmet 800 sawmill
Sawyer HB800 – Resaw with the ability to take planks down to 3mm
Log Bullet – 8 wheeled machine capable of lifting 475KG
Red Dragon RPS120 Branch Logger capable of cutting branches up to 11cm
Riko Mobile sawmill – professional bandsaw mill for converting timber into planks
We will also have displays of work carried out on the estate by our talented tradespeople who work with wood and our various artists within the units will be open to browse/purchase
A Catering Van will also be on site