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Jensen iPad Winner and Brand New Chippers!
Nov 23, 2016 - 9:03 PM - by Steve Bullman

Jensen brings two new state-of-the-art woodchippers to the UK! The all-terrain A530 Spider is a mighty machine with unrivalled manoeuvrability. Plus, to combat the new exhaust emission rules that come in to force in the next few years, Jensen are proud to introduce the petrol engine A530 L!

Visit our website and contact our dealers for more information on these market leading chippers.

Earlier this year Jensen launched a ‘Win an iPad’ prize draw on their website. The competition has now ended - we were inundanted with entries! The lucky winner, drawn at random, was Oliver Gilbert of Monmouthshire Tree Services Ltd and here’s what he had to say and about Jensen’s... [Read More]
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Haix Foot Care for Forestry Workers
Oct 26, 2016 - 10:57 PM - by Steve Bullman
Foot care for forestry workers

Arborists and foresters lead incredibly active lives that require them to be outside for long periods of time. During Autumn and Winter, working conditions can be particularly tough with the weather constantly changing. Over time, this can take its toll on worker’s feet. HAIX® footwear experts offer advice on how to improve foot health, with some top tips to consider when selecting new boots and shoes.

In the past 5 years, sales of men’s footwear have risen by nearly 10%, and British men are now spending £1.46billion a year on shoes. Perhaps unsurprisingly, British women spend more on their footwear - £2.39 billion per year. Footwear is clearly something we are all prepared to invest in and enjoy buying.

With 59 bones and joints, the shape,... [Read More]
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Husqvarna launches Virtual Reality (VR) Chainsaw Limbing and VR Chainsaw Championship
Oct 26, 2016 - 9:44 PM - by Steve Bullman
Husqvarna launches Virtual Reality (VR) Chainsaw Limbing and VR Chainsaw Championship

A challenge for chainsaw fans around the world, Husqvarna releases the first Virtual Reality (VR) chainsaw game - Husqvarna Limberjack. Via Valve's platform Steam, the game is now available to download world-wide for anyone that wants to test their limbing skills and compete for the new world championship title.

Committed to exploring new possibilities that can help improve skills and safety within tree care, Husqvarna, a world leader in professional chainsaws now enters the virtual world with an online VR limbing game. With the game, Husqvarna hopes to gather insights on how new technology can play a future role in educating and training users on proper product use as well as generate interest for logging.

"VR limbing combines two extremes, one of the oldest... [Read More]
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Husqvarna UK win Gold at World Logging Championships in Poland
Sep 22, 2016 - 8:18 PM - by Steve Bullman
Husqvarna UK win Gold at World Logging Championships in Poland

Professional Husqvarna logger, Richard Elliot, has won Gold for the UK at this year’s World Logging Championships (WLC) held in Wisla, Poland.

The Devon born logging champion delivered a perfect limbing routine, removing 30 branches from his log in only 16.23 seconds with a Husqvarna 372XP, finishing over four seconds before the first runner up.
Elliot who has been competing for over 30 years, joined Husqvarna loggers from the Netherlands, France and Estonia who also hit the medal table. He was joined by Husqvarna ambassador Andy Campbell who represented the UK team as technical leader.
Arian Essenstam from the Netherlands was one of the first competitors in the felling discipline to take the stand. Using a Husqvarna 576XP, Essenstam took down... [Read More]
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