Saw Mill

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Saw mills can be placed on unused plains. They process logs to planks.

Construction time on an empty field Rebuilding a ruin Sawmill retro Ruin.gif Sawmill new Ruin.png Minimum population required for maximum production Log consumption Plank production
11* 6* Sawmill retro L1.gif Sawmill new L1.png 40 75 50
10* 5* Sawmill retro L2.gif Sawmill new L2.png 80 135 90
11* 6* Sawmill retro L3.gif Sawmill new L3.png 120 195 130
12* 6* Sawmill retro L4.gif Sawmill new L4.png 160 300 200
12* 6* Sawmill retro L5.gif Sawmill new L5.png 200 405 270
13* 7* Sawmill retro L6.gif Sawmill new L6.png 240 510 340
14* 7* Sawmill retro L7.gif Sawmill new L7.png 320 825 450
14* 7* Sawmill retro L8.gif Sawmill new L8.png 320 825 550
15* 8* Sawmill retro L9.gif Sawmill new L9.png 360 1000 667
16* 8* Sawmill retro L10.gif Sawmill new L10.png 400 1200 800
Constructing a saw mill atop another kind of ruin: 25*

*The provided construction time does not take the research areas "Fatigue Duty" and "Industrial Cooperative" into account!
The cancellation of construction orders is possible at any time. 90 % of the paid ressources are returned.

Hints by experienced players

Planks are an important building material. Particularly with the construction of mines, large ships, and castles many boards are needed. Since logs are an easily procured raw material, you should extend the production of planks early on in the game.