hard to split

hard to split2015-10-24T08:47:27+00:00
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hard to split

I have – the one thing that really makes this a challenge is that sweet gum is virtually unsplittable.  If you are working with logs, you may need to machine the wood rather than rive it.  I spent the better part of an afternoon with a wedge and a sweet gum tree one day and put more knicks in my sledge than the tree.

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