Chainsaw Mill Demo

Learn about the use of a chainsaw mill and see one in action!

Join University of Illinois Extension Forestry as we demonstrate the use and maintenance of a chainsaw mill (aka an Alaskan mill). Chainsaw mills are a low-cost option for landowners and others looking to mill timber for various projects. Their ease of transport makes them excellent options for milling a log whether in your backyard or in a forest setting. Methods of drying lumber will be discussed as well. 

This event is free and open to the public. 

Register online or call (618) 695-2441. Please leave a message if you don't get an answer. 

For more information, contact Taryn Bieri at 

If you will need an accommodation in order to participate, please email Taryn Bieri at Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time to meet your access needs.

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