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Creating a flat on logs to allow bandsaw milling

For safety, this requires either a sled, or a flat base on the log to avoid it rolling on the bandsaw. Use a sled to hold the log safely while you cut the first slice, giving you the flat base that ...
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Creating a flat on logs to allow bandsaw milling

is it safe to use the jointer to flatten one side of these logs? Safe for the operator I would say so, but for the jointer less so. In addition to worries about the moisture level in the wood and its ...
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Creating a flat on logs to allow bandsaw milling

It would be helpful to know how small your small logs really are. The answer to your question really depends on both the diameter and length of the wood you propose to run through the jointer. But ...
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