Paul, have you considered the Logosol mill? http://www.logosol.us/sawmills/ Very versatile, work is done at waist height (much easier on low back), nothing to sbumble over (watching the swing blade operate I see many trip hazards). Logosol chain is easy to sharpen, inexpenisve to replace, many local saw shops for saw parts/repair, etc... I have owned mine since 1999. Cut is smooth. Mill is light and easy to transport.
paul wheaton wrote:
How quickly can you get lumber?
I see that they have an electrical unit - very nice!
how much would a mill cost?
What is the size of the kerf?