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My biggest tree? 1 week 21 hours ago #50385

Ivan Mann wrote: Around here, "chainsaw" means something for cutting a tree or limb a foot or larger in diameter, that is close to half a meter. I was thinking more in terms of chisels and Dremel tools, maybe a power drill to start off.


Here it is the same tool. See the yellow thing in the background of the third (?) picture?
Note this olive is well over a foot in diameter at the base.
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My biggest tree? 1 week 14 hours ago #50404

I am impressed.
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My biggest tree? 1 week 13 hours ago #50411

Ivan Mann wrote: I was thinking more in terms of chisels and Dremel tools, maybe a power drill to start off.


Even the finer work was a bit heavier than that: a makita & Nibbler bonsai carving tool and a variety of the terrier tool..
I do expect to take off way more wood later on. So the really fine work with dremel is for later. Maybe next year once I have done all the rough shaping.
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My biggest tree? 1 week 13 hours ago #50414

Ivan Mann wrote: I am impressed.


Me too.
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