Farming Magazine - April, 2014

FOREST PRODUCTS EQUIPMENT

Product Focus: Woodlot Equipment & Services

Anderson Agri-forest

The Woodline WL16/20 C/1150 OR Special is a PTO-driven hydraulic pump model. It measures 10 feet 2 inches long, 4 feet 3 inches high and 6 feet 10.5 inches wide.

http://www.andersonagri-forest.com, 866-681-0550

Baillie Lumber Co.

Purchases hardwood veneer logs and sawlogs from loggers and landowners year-round. Offers roadside log scaling, trucking and immediate payment.

http://www.baillie.com,800-950-2850

Cummings & Bricker

The Wallenstein FX skidding winch allows you to reach the trees you need to cut, even on steep hills or swampland, without the need for large, heavy equipment.

http://www.cummingsandbricker.com, 800-252-1552

Dale A. Thomas & Sons

Band sawmill models include the 2411, 6013, 8013 and 8020, with 11, 13 or 20 hp Honda engines, Timber Wolf blades, and stationary or repositionable log bunks.

http://www.thomasbandsawmills.com, 207-722-3505

Earth & Turf Products

Log hitches come in two models, one for tractors under 30 hp and one for larger tractors. The lift frame unit attaches directly to category I three-point hitches.

http://www.earthandturfattachments.com, 888-693-2638

Echo Bear Cat

The CH5540 and hydraulic-feed CH5540H come with a 20-by-1.25-inch, 140-pound dynamically balanced steel disc with four reversible chipper blades.

http://www.bearcatproducts.com, 888-625-4520

Emerson Mfg.

The Model 220 jack features a 48,000-pound capacity per pair, detachable handles and a powder-coated cylinder that inhibits rust and corrosion for longer life.

http://www.emersonjacks.com, 800-633-5124

Hud-Son Forest Equipment

Uniforest Scorpion grapples come in two models with maximum openings of 51 and 70.75 inches, 360-degree rotation and 21,000 pounds of clamping power.

http://www.hud-son.com, 800-765-SAWS

Multitek

Multitek is the Vimek distributor for the U.S. Vimek manufactures small-scale forestry equipment designed for those looking to maximize value from their forests.

http://www.multitekinc.com, 800-243-5438

Northeast Implement

Farmi skidding winches come in five models, featuring pulling capacities from 6,600 pounds to 18,000 pounds, for tractors from 15 to 200 hp.

http://www.northeastimplement.com, 607-589-6160

Oesco

Tajfun PTO-powered winches are built in a range of sizes with mechanical or hydraulic controls, chain saw holder, fold-down brush guard and toolboxes.

http://www.oescoinc.com, 800-634-5557

Payeur Distributions

Métavic log loaders and trailers come in 20 different models with reaches ranging from 9.5 to 21 feet. Control valve and hydraulic fittings are standard.

http://www.payeur.com, 888-821-2015

Sidney Martin

The Marwood PTO buzz saw has a 30-inch blade with 76 teeth, steel frame, spring-loaded table return, heavy-duty gearbox and shear pin on the PTO shaft.

http://www.marwoodsaws.com, 519-698-2846

Steven Willand

The Jonsered CS 2152 chain saw weighs 11.02 pounds, takes bar lengths from 13 inches to 20 inches and has a 51.7cc, 3.3 hp engine. With turbo air cleaning.

http://www.stevenwillandinc.com, 888-229-4561

Timberwolf Mfg.

Firewood processing equipment for everyone from the homeowner to commercial operators. All made in Vermont, with fast cycle times and scalable options.

http://www.timberwolfcorp.com, 802-775-4227

Turner Mills

The Turner hydraulic mill features log bunks spaced 24 inches apart, hydraulic backstops, log loaders, power head lift, hydraulic controls and side-mounted remote.

http://www.turnermills.com, 607-843-7318

Wood Beaver

The LIL Beaver cuts and splits logs up to 16 inches in diameter and 10 feet long. Power options include a Honda GX390 or Subaru 14 hp gas motor or PTO.

http://www.woodbeaver.net, 800-569-6813

Wood-Mizer

Offers an extensive line of portable and industrial sawmill equipment. Supports equipment with customer service, blades and blade maintenance equipment.

http://www.woodmizer.com, 800-553-0182