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Old 05-25-2014, 08:32 PM
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Put two pallets down side by side. Put one standing up on each end drive a stake through the pallet to keep it up right.

Split them and stack them inside the pallets. Full cord easily measured right there. Then let them sit and season until you sell it.

Friend has this done all the way around his mulch yard. When he gets an order they drive over and load skid bucket up and dump it in the trailer. He sells about 100 cords a winter
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Old 05-25-2014, 08:34 PM
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I recently got out of the firewood business due to health issues. I was getting $280/cord, plus a $70.00/cord delivery fee here. That price was for Oak and Pecan wood. I got more for Hickory as it is scarce here. Wood was allowed to dry for about a year after splitting, before it was sold.
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Old 05-25-2014, 08:38 PM
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I recently got out of the firewood business due to health issues. I was getting $280/cord, plus a $70.00/cord delivery fee here. That price was for Oak and Pecan wood. I got more for Hickory as it is scarce here. Wood was allowed to dry for about a year after splitting, before it was sold.
It gets cold enough in Texas people have fire places? Never knew that lol
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Old 05-25-2014, 08:39 PM
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It gets cold enough in Texas people have fire places? Never knew that lol
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More like they have trees there?
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Old 05-25-2014, 08:40 PM
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More like they have trees there?
That might be why he's getting that much a cord. Were at 300 for 2 with free delivery
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Old 05-25-2014, 10:44 PM
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This is why wood is expensive here. In fact, no, we do not have much wood here. I was hauling wood 110 miles from up in SE Oklahoma. I had several cutters up there that cut and split the wood, and loaded trailers I left at their places. I would take up one empty trailer and bring back the other trailer loaded. I hauled 5 cords/load.



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