The Rhino 950 HD band sawmill offers
sawyers an economical and durable
solution to meet their milling needs.
From the powder-coated structure, to the
reliable Vanguard gas engine, this mill
will exceed your expectations. All major
steel components feature a powder coated
, galvanized and stainless steel finish
ensuring your mill will stand up to
nature’s elements. We recommend covering
your sawmill when not in use, but if you
forget it’s good to know that it will
endure nature. The head moves up and
down along galvanized steel channel via
a very easy to turn hand crank system.
The blade is kept lubricated by
utilizing a water gravity feed system.
This prevents sap from gumming up your
The mill is capable of cutting 1100mm
diameter logs up to 4.2m long.
Additional log deck sections are
available in 2m lengths for stationary
models only. Capable of squaring cants
at 950mm or skimming veneers at as thin
as 1.5mm. The Rhino 950 HD will cut
within 25mm of the deck ensuring you
maximize your usable board foot output.
The Rhino 950 HD are powered by 35HP
Vanguard electric start gas engine. It
features V-Twin OHV Technology and
Dura-Bore Cast Iron Cylinder Sleeves.
All of this give superior balance, low
vibration, lower emissions, improved
valve life, better fuel economy and
higher HP/Weight. It comes with a three
year commercial engine warranty for all
applications. Attached to the engine is
an industrial centrifugal clutch system
which offers “gas and go” efficiency and
The head of our machine rolls along
rigid 75mm x 45mm x 8mm “L” channel
which is bolted to the log deck sides
and cross supported with heavy duty
1070mm x 330mm laser cut and precision
bended cross bunks. These cross bunks
supports ensure the weight of the log is
dispersed over a large bearing surface
to avoid marking the log with
indentation. They also provide
additional rigidity to the track system.
The log deck itself consists of three 2m
sections allowing for 4.2m log lengths.
Additional 2m log decks may be attached
to accommodate logs of any length.
The Rhino 950 HD utilizes 32/35mm x
4300mm x 22mm dabble harden blades which
are available through Rhino Band
Sawmills. Blade kerf is kept to a
minimum at just 2mm to maximise the most
amount of lumber per log.
The sawmill is covered with a 2 year
warranty against manufacturer’s defect
that excludes wearing parts (belts,
blades & bearings etc.). The Vanguard
engine is covered by a 3 year commercial
warranty which is honoured through any
Briggs & Stratton small engine dealer.
Rhino 950 HD
Loading Ramp Kit
The heavy duty steel log loading ramp
kit easily mounts to the sawmill trailer
allowing users to easily roll logs
weighing up to 1,500 kgs onto the
sawmill bed. The kit includes two steel
ramps, a manual hand crank winch and a
mounting kit that allows the ramps to be
conveniently stored on the trailer when
not in use or during transit. Please
note that they are not compatible with
the Rhino 700 sawmill.
Can this trailer be registered and
licensed for highway use?
While the Rhino 700 trailer is sold as
an off-road trailer, some customers have
been successful in licensing it for
highway use as a home built or "ubilt"
trailer. Every province, state and
country has different requirements and
it is recommended to check with your
region’s particular requirements