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    Essex groundie work wanted

    I was going to ask you to pm your day rate....but I won't bother now โ˜น๏ธ
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    Essex groundie work wanted

    Ooooh I like rolos ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘
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    Which Chainsaw Sharpener Machine?

    A round file!! I bought one a few years ago. The portek chain master ultra 3 I think. I had to make adjustments to the bloody thing to make it work. It's a pain in the arse, then u need to deburr. Just use a round file,๐Ÿ‘
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    075

    111cc, would be fine for 48" milling ๐Ÿ‘
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    Decent DIY level battery drill?

    You wouldn't go wrong with DeWalt, Makita or Bosch to be honest. Keep the batteries in the warm when the cold weather hits and you can revive "dead" batteries with scissors if one still has a bit of go in it. You can jump start it so it starts taking a charge again. Has kept my 17year old DeWalt 14.4 going. Not got the power it used to but is still capable ( beware some of the deals that only include 1 battery.)
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    Hilux differences

    When I looked into the newer hilux's a few years back (after owning mark 3&4 previously) I decided not to go for another due to the lower load capacity and lower towing capacity. Nice trucks though, not sure if they have updated the towing with the new ones. I went for an Isuzu single cab, ugly machine but seems to be holding up well and pulls like a train. ๐Ÿ‘
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    Prussic on a single leg

    If it makes it easier tie it to you karabiner first, then just a normal prussik knot after that ๐Ÿ‘
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    Leaf โ€œvacuumโ€ recommendations

    I have had a Billy, if you do buy make sure it has four large wheels, mine didn't and was crap on soft ground (grass in autumn) to be honest I didn't think it was quicker than by hand/blower and emptying the bag is a pain each time. I find a good blower, and large plastic dustbins/ton bags filled with the maspro big hands is the quickest and best way to clear leaves
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    Green waste shredder

    I subbed for a firm that has the timberwolf road towed petrol shredder, to be honest I wasn't too impressed. It bunged up the spout countless times and seemed pretty slow. They were putting hedge cuttings and 3inch brash through it. Heard the big timberwolf shredder is meant to be great though, pretty heavy looking machine.
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    NEW ARBORIST SHOP ESSEX/SUFFOLK BORDER

    Will the other tuckwells be following soon? Would be great if the great dunmow branch had supplies ๐Ÿ‘Œ
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    Stihl HS81 hedge trimmer problem

    Try a carb kit, sorted mine, similar problem ๐Ÿ‘ good luck
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    airstream maintenance

    I got a little pot in the box with the black woodwalkers. My wife bought me the biggest pot of dubbin from Amazon, it's the really wet stuff that soaks in better than the solid dubbin. I try to take a crap pair of boots with me for clearing up or hedge cutting/bramble work. That's what shreds the boots quickly๐Ÿ‘
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    Durable fencing timbers? Do they exist anymore..

    I do a fair bit of fencing too. Have also had posts rot off in less than three years. My supplier sells a drum called 'toughdip' not tried it but it's supposed to be pretty good. Just dip the submerged part of the post in before installation. They also supply the ground level wraps, thing these would look ugly though. I just try to creosote the bottom part of any wooden post if I can and when concreted in make sure that it's haunched to keep water/soil away from the base of the post.
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    All terrain Tyre advice

    Hi, I had a pair of AT tyres fitted on the front of my Isuzu on Saturday, this morning I noticed that the two tyres had a different tread pattern so one is being changed this week! But I'm a little concerned about the valve length, they stick out further than the side of the steel wheels and almost to the wall of the tyre. Should I ask them to change them when I go back to have front changed or am I worrying over nothing?
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    Entec 150 no stress replacement

    The new no stress unit on my entec is mounted totally different to the old. It it above the toothed wheel (looks like a sprocket) on the main shaft and reads that instead ๐Ÿ‘
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    Are there any other women out there?

    Simargu make a female harness๐Ÿ‘ you'll learn loads on arbtalk.... Good luck๐Ÿ™‚
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    Alternative to 357xp

    560 is awesome, very powerful and lighter than the 357, but I don't think the build quality is anywhere near as good. Wish I'd never sold my seized 357 โ˜น๏ธ
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    Hard wearing arb tripod ladder recommendation

    I use the 3leg adjustable work ware tripod, about ยฃ250 at honey brothers and have just bought the single leg adjustable 16ft. Seems really useful for the facing back sort of jobs, or reducing small Aileanthus that would be a pain to limbwalk out on. The 16ft was ยฃ390, my advice would be that it's transportation that damages them. Got some plastic pipe to strap to the new sets to stop the information chafing through them.๐Ÿ‘
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    Entec 150 no stress replacement

    Prochip closed the week after my machine was repaired, they were based nextdoor to timberwolf in stowmarket. I do most of my own repairs, apparently the chipper doctor is pretty good, have spoken to him on phone for advice before. Nice chap ๐Ÿ‘
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    Entec 150 no stress replacement

    I had prochip replace mine on my entec just as Mike had his hand ripped in half. It was a whole new sensor and new mounting, a bit of adjusting. Etc. Cost around ยฃ320-350 I believe, around 8 years ago. No problem as yet....touch wood. My mate tried to mend the old box with an electronic friend, was a total waste of their time they said
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    tw125 squealing

    Yep๐Ÿ‘
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    tw125 squealing

    Yeah, bearing makes more of a light knocking noise, my entec used to squeek when the pump belt got a bit slack
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    Advanced chain sharpening.

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    Advanced chain sharpening.

    I drop a size on 3/8 for the last quarter of the cutter. Works a treat. Have done 11/64 or whatever it is on 3/16 but usually just stick with the 3/16. I recently saw that Buckin Billy Ray had made a video showing just what your asking about ๐Ÿ‘"friends" ๐Ÿ˜‚
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    Fence removal

    Buy a JCB beaver breaker, bust the concrete, pull out the post, dig a narrow hole and you can add some of the small concrete chippings to your new concrete. Pulling is far too messy, I've seen old holes that look like they've been dug with a shovel!!

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