Why Buy Hud-Son

superior saw mill design


4-post head design, which allows for more head stability & reduces the chance for “sag” or “uneven” cuts. Inner H-frame bearing support system, this applies less stress on the bearings & drive shafts.

servicing hud-son saw mills

When needed easy access & Simple

Easy access to all the bearings, shafts and belts makes adjustments and service simple. Blade changes are easy,  no realigning or adjustments to make,  other than blade tension.

superior saw mill blade guides

Support top, Bottom & Back

Where can the blade go? Our guides limit the chance of blade wander. The lower & upper guides prevent the blade from diving down or up. Making more consistent cuts from board to board.

DURABle Powder Coating

We Stand Behind Our Products

high value saw mill

Compare and See

When you compare the standard features, quality material and manufacturing process, there is no other mill that gives better value dollar for dollar.

durable powder coating on saw mill

Protecting your Investment

We powder coat all of our sawmills & other products with our unique superior coating process. Each part is carefully prepared & coated to protect your investment for years to come.

quality assured inspection of saw mill

Vigorous 28 Point Inspection

Beyond a visual inspection, each unit must pass a check point sheet before leaving our facility assuring a quality product.

Built in the USA

Craftsmanship you can count on since 1946

wheel and belts improve cutting

Remove vibrations & Improve cut

Bandwheels from 16″, 19.5″, 25″ & 30″ have tight fitting grooved urethane belting. Unique match & balancing with wheel, belts and shafts, removes vibrations caused by loose belts for improved cuts.

ease of a portable saw mill

Get it where you need it

Convenience is key to portability. Most sawmills can be moved by a 4 wheeler and, if needed, a pickup truck. Some are light enough for a man or woman to move by hand.

warranty and guarantee on your saw mill

We Stand behind our product

All standard mills have a 3-year limited warranty. We do not hide behind the small print. Hud-Son offers a 6-year shaft and bearing warranty. Warranty varies on commercially used products.

Quality Assured

Vigorous 28-Point Inspection


Band wheel design Heavy duty 1 1/2” Shaft, and Pillow Block Bearings configuration to evenly distribute the pressure, and eliminate premature shaft and bearing failure. We are so confident in our design, that we guarantee the main bearing and shafts for 6 years.

Hud-son H Frame double frame wheel mounting
single machine frame other manufactures

When You Buy A Hud-Son!

You Become Part of The Family, and We Take Care of Family!

Hud-Son Story 

Featured on RFDTV

Hud-Son Forest Equipment was recently featured on RFDTV. The show features Hud-Son Forest Equipment and shares a brief history of our past, where were are now and where we would like to be in the future. We hope you enjoy this video about us.

Manufacturing Tour

Take a Look Around

This is where hard working local men and women create our Hud-Son Equipment in the The Foothills Of The Adirondacks.