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Gusthart''s is a STIHL 5-Star Service Centre probably the largest in the North East of England, able to provide, maintain and repair the complete range of STIHL products, and has more recently added a comprehensive range of climbing equipment to cater for the needs of professional tree surgeons. Visit us at www.gustharts.com
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The compact articulated loader that packs a big punch. With max lift capacities from 250kgs up to 2,700kgs there is a MultiOne for every application. Make your MultiOne a productivity tool by adding one of over 170 attachments, making this loader a multi-tool carrier. With MultiOne you can load, dig, carry, break, drill, excavate, cut, mow, grind, mix, sheer, tip the possibilities are endless. Add some muscle and productivity to your work!

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Here at TreeKit we are passionate about climbing trees and the selection of arb supplies and tree climbing equipment on this website, and in our Bournemouth store, demonstrates this. Be sure to check out our range of arb ropes, pulleys, harnesses and protective clothing. Also keep your eye on our social media pages for details of our upcoming courses! Visit us at www.treekit.com
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Now in its fourth year, the annual arbtalk charity raffle raised just under 4000 in 2009, Buy your tickets here, win great prizes, and help us beat last years figure.
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Join in here for the 5th annual charity raffle, win some fantastic arb prizes and support The Childrens Trust at the same time!
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Join us for our 7th annual charity raffle in aid of the childrens trust. Our target from last year to beat is 7000, lets make it a big one!!
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Come join us for the 8th annual Arbtalk Charity raffle. Last years total was a mammoth 10,000...get in the festive spirit and help us beat this figure for The Children's Trust!
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