LT15START Portable Sawmill
Entry-level LT15 series sawmill with 14HP gas engine, 28 inch log diameter, 26 inch width of cut, 11 foot log length, optional bed extensions, and optional GO trailer to START sawing with the world’s most popular LT15 sawmill series design.
Entry-Level LT15 Series Portable Sawmill Built in the USA
The LT15START portable sawmill features a cutting capacity for sawing 28" diameter logs into 26" wide boards up to 11' in length with optional 6' 8" extensions for sawing longer lengths. Built in the USA with premium quality steel and industrial-grade powder coat paint, the LT15START adds durability with a steel box bed frame and features a quick up/down sawhead, gravity-fed blade lubrication, steel side supports, steel log clamps, and optional GO trailer to START sawing with the world’s most popular LT15 sawmill series design. Engineered for sawyers looking for a portable sawmill that is low cost, highly durable, and saws accurately, the popular LT15 sawmill series is known throughout the world for its quality, versatility and affordability.
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Features | LT15START Portable Sawmill
Large In-Class Cutting Capacity
The LT15START features a large in-class cutting capacity for sawing 28” diameter logs into 26” wide boards up to 11’ in length. Optional 6’ 8" bed extensions for sawing longer lengths are available with no practical limit. With the ability to saw as precise as 1/16” with the thin-kerf sawmill blade, the log clamp and built in bed side support allow for final cuts within 1” of the sawmill bed so you get the most usable lumber out of every log.
Reliable Kohler Power
The powerful and dependable Kohler Command Pro 14HP gas engine features Quad-Clean™ all-season four-stage cyclonic air filter for effective engine protection even in tough and dirty sawing conditions. In addition, performance-driven features include a forged-steel crankshaft, electronic ignition and cast-iron cylinder liner for professional grade power and performance. Plus, a large-capacity fuel tank means more time sawing and less time refueling. Each Kohler engine includes a 3-year commercial limited warranty.
Adjustable Blade Guide Arm and Blade Engage
Reduce blade travel and support the blade when sawing narrow and wide material with the adjustable blade guide arm. Engage the sawmill blade with one handle that engages the mechanical clutch and throttles the engine at the same time. Keep the blade cool and free of pitch, sap, and sawdust while sawing with the gravity-fed blade lubrication that applies directly to the blade.
Quick Sawhead Up/Down
Quickly and accurately move the sawhead up and down to prepare for sawing with the crank handle. Easily turn the handle clockwise or counterclockwise to adjust the blade depth 1” for each full rotation or 1/16” for each notch to prepare for the next cut. A log scale is also included for sawing 8/4”, 6/4”, 5/4”, 4/4”, and 3/4” lumber.
Quick-Set Log Clamp
Constructed of solid tube steel, the quick-set log clamp tightly fastens logs for sawing and is adjustable up/down and in/out as material is cut. The log clamp uses an acme thread screw for better durability, rust-resistant powder-coat paint, and a clamp point block for an extra grip on a round log or squared cant. Each log clamp is able to move between other cross sections and additional log clamps are available.
Four Steel Adjustable Side Supports
Four durable steel side supports are adjustable up/down to stabilize logs during loading, sawing, and turning logs. Each side support is mounted on the bed and includes rust-resistant powder-coat paint for durability. An additional built-in bed side support on each cross section eliminates the need for adjustable side supports while sawing a squared cant and allows for final cuts within 1” of the bed.
Adjustable Bed Leveling Feet
Eight adjustable bed leveling feet are included with every LT15START sawmill for simple leveling of the bed. Additional LT15 bed extensions also include adjustable feet to help keep your sawmill bed level at any sawing length.
Proudly Built in the USA
Since 1982, Wood-Mizer portable sawmills have been proudly Built in the USA at our factory in the heart of the Midwest. Premium quality steel is cut, formed, welded, painted with industrial-grade powder-coat paint, and quality checked before leaving our factory.
Easy Shipping and Assembly
The LT15START portable sawmill ships on a single pallet, comes with one Wood-Mizer sawmill blade, and requires minimal assembly time so you can start sawing within a few hours of receiving your sawmill.
Optional GO Trailer
GO completely portable by adding the LT15 GO Trailer to your LT15START Sawmill. Complete with a durable steel frame, single axle, two wheels, two fenders, set of 6 adjustable outriggers, lights, and hitch, the LT15 GO Trailer allows sawing logs directly on the trailer with the ability to easily hook-up and GO to your next sawing site. The LT15START requires an extra bed section for the LT15GO trailer.
$500 Down Financing with Low Monthly Payments
Start sawing lumber for only $500 Down with Wood-Mizer financing! $500 Down includes equipment and applicable freight, taxes, blades, parts, and accessories. APPLY TODAY!
30-Day Money Back Guarantee and 2-Year Warranty
With a 30-day money back guarantee and a 2-year sawmill warranty, the LT15START sawmill is backed by the same level of service, quality and safety features shared by the entire family of Wood-Mizer wood processing equipment. Whether you need technical advice, parts ordering, or troubleshooting, our Customer Service team is available to help. Call 800.525.8100 Monday – Saturday and talk to the experts.
*All prices and savings in U.S. dollars & effective August 1, 2022. Prices and specifications are subject to change without notice. NOW ONLY prices are after savings have been applied. Cannot be used in combination with any other offers or discounts. Shipping or delivery not included. Trailer-mounted mills require delivery or pick up from Wood-Mizer location. Some assembly may be required. Offer good on new orders placed with deposit 8/1/2022 through 10/31/2022.
† Estimated payments are for the equipment only and based on no money down with 60 month terms, $400 down with 48 month terms, or $400 down with 24 month terms for qualified buyers through Wood-Mizer or CIT. Other financing options may also be available through Wood-Mizer or CIT for those not qualified for these special rates. Visit woodmizer.com/financing or call for assistance and terms.
Specifications | LT15START Portable Sawmill
LT15 Pro Package
The pro package includes anti-rollback log loading ramps, cant hook and log taper wedge for easy log handling.
LT15 6' 8" Bed Extension
These bolt together bed sections can be added to the LT15 sawmill to cut longer lengths. (No practical limit.)
Make columns or posts with 3, 4, 6, or 8 sides or perfectly round. The Lathe-Mizer® is also a perfect tool for the woodworker who wants to get into more specialized projects.
LT15 Trailer Package
Add this option to your LT15START sawmill to make it completely portable. The sawmill is mounted and operated on the trailer so it is always ready to GO when you are. LT15START sawmill requires an extra bed section for GO trailer.
LT15 Sawmill Head Cover
Don’t risk rust. The LT15 carriage cover is made from high-quality, fiber-reinforced material.
LT15 Sawmill Engine Cover
Don’t risk rust. The LT15 engine cover is made from high-quality, fiber-reinforced material.
LT15 Sawmill Console Cover
Don’t risk rust. The LT15 console cover is made from high-quality, fiber-reinforced material and is designed to protect the power feed controls.
Shingle and Lapsider
Save money by making your own shingles and lap-siding right on your sawmill.