Building a real log cabin – part 2a – from bow saw to chain saw

More pictures of the team in action on last winters log cabin building project… Ah winter – full of dry, warm(ish), sunny days….

 

Initial cross beams and foundation pillars

Initial cross beams and foundation pillars

 

Notching for the floor joists

Notching for the floor joists

 

 

Notched beam going over the floor joists

Notched beam going over the floor joists

 

Didymus

Didymus

 

building a log cabin

Building a log cabin

 

Checking the corner joints

Checking the corner joints

 

Checking the corner joints

Checking the corner joints

 

From bow saw

From bow saw…

 

to chain saw - smoothing the knots

… to chain saw – smoothing the knots

 

working on those lap joints with the chainsaw

working on those lap joints with the chainsaw

 

Now let's agree where you want me to cut!

Now let’s agree where you want me to cut!

 

Here it comes!

Here it comes!

 

 

 

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