LX55 Portable Sawmill
Built in the USA, twin-rail sawmill with 9.5HP or 14HP gas, or 7HP electric power, 26 inch log diameter, 22 inch width of cut, 12 foot 5 inch log length, quick up/down sawhead, and quick-set log handling for an entry-level sawmill you can count on.
Entry-Level Twin Rail Sawmill Built in the USA
The LX55 twin rail portable sawmill features a large in-class cutting capacity for sawing 26” diameter logs into 22” wide boards up to 12’ 5” in length with optional 5’ bed extensions for sawing longer lengths. Built in the USA from premium quality steel, the LX55 sawmill adds extra strength and durability with the rigid LX Frame sawhead tower that holds the controls, engine, and sawmill head in a stable structure that travels on twin parallel ¼” thick laser cut steel bed rails. Packed with performance-enhancing features, the LX55 includes reliable Kohler gas engine and electric motor options, quick up/down sawhead, gravity-fed blade lubrication, and adjustable steel side supports and log clamps for a user-friendly sawing experience. Combine these features with the industry-leading reliability and durability of American-made Wood-Mizer portable sawmills for an entry-level sawmill that you can count on.
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Large, In-Class Cutting Capacity
The LX55 features a large in-class cutting capacity for sawing 26” diameter logs into 22” wide boards up to 12’ 5” in length. Optional 5’ bed extensions for sawing longer lengths are available with no practical limit. The rectangular throat design offers the same 22" width of cut capacity from the blade all the way up to the sawhead. 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 Gas or Electric Power
Reliable power options are available including 9.5HP or 14HP gas engines for sawing outdoors and 7HP electric motor for sawing indoors in a garage or workshop.The powerful and dependable Kohler Command Pro gas engines feature 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.
Blade Engage and Lubrication
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 with 68 locking locations to adjust the blade depth for the next cut in 1/68” increments. A log scale is also included for sawing 8/4”, 6/4”, 5/4”, 4/4”, and 3/4” lumber.
Two Steel Adjustable Log Clamps
Constructed of solid tube steel, the quick-set log clamps tightly fasten logs for sawing and are adjustable up/down and in/out as material is cut. The log clamps use 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.
Two Steel Adjustable Side Supports
Two solid tube steel side supports are adjustable up/down to stabilize logs during sawing and turning logs. Each side support is mounted on the same steel bar as an adjustable log clamp 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.
Easy Blade Changes
Sawmill blades run on belted 16" diameter cast iron band wheels. Blade changes are easy with the one-piece sawhead cover that is secured by two outside fasteners and two inside clips. The space-saving cover opens above the sawmill and locks into place for convenience. To change a blade, simply release the blade tension, replace the blade, and tension the blade without having to remove any extra parts.
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 LX55 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.
$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 LX55 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. 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. LX55 sawmill offer good on new orders paid in full or placed with deposit 8/1/2020 through 10/31/2020.
|Max. Log Diameter||26"|
|Max. Width of Cut||22"|
|Max. Depth of Cut||8"|
|Max. Length of Cut||12' 5"|
|Max. Length of Cut w/ Bed Extensions||Unlimited|
|Bed Extensions||5' extensions|
|Sawhead Forward/Reverse||Push Feed|
|Sawhead Up/Down||Manual Crank|
|Side Supports||2 Adjustable|
|Log Clamps||2 Adjustable|
|Bed Leveling Feet||12 Adjustable (Optional)|
|Blade Lubrication||5 Gal. Water Tank with On/Off Valve|
|Blade Guide Arm||Adjusted with Manual Lever (Optional)|
|Blade Engagement||Manual Lever|
|Blade Wheels||16" Diameter Belted Wheels|
|Paint Finish||Powder Coat|
30-Day Money Back
|Country of Manufacture||USA|
Popular Options & Accessories
LX55 Sawmill 5' Bed Extension
5' bed extensions can be added to saw longer lengths (no practical limit) on the LX55 sawmill
LX55 Sawmill Log Loading Ramps
Spring-loaded, anti-rollback log loading ramps for easy loading of logs onto the bed.
LX55 Sawmill Log Clamp and Side Support
Extra log clamp and side support for assembly on additional bed sections
Pricing to Come
LX55 Sawmill Adjustable Blade Guide Arm
Adjustable blade guide arm supports the blade while sawing various sized material
LX55 Sawmill Adjustable Bed Leveling Feet
Add 12 adjustable bed leveling feet for simple leveling of the bed
Steel Cant Hooks
Made in the USA, Wood-Mizer steel cant hooks are engineered to roll, lift, move, and pivot heavy logs around your woodlot or sawmill. A cant hook includes extra teeth on the end of the handle to provide a better grip on the log.
Starting at $80
Steel Log Peaveys
Wood-Mizer steel log peaveys are engineered to roll, lift, move, and pivot heavy logs around your woodlot or sawmill. A log peavey includes a pointed tip on the end of the handle for separating logs or sticking in the ground.
Starting at $90