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Joe d

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About Joe d

  • Rank
    Junior Member
  • Birthday 02/12/1972

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  • Location:
    West cumbria
  • Interests
    Sport ,keep fit ,travelling ,any country activity
  • Occupation
    Tree surgeon
  • Post code
    La19 5yq

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  1. Joe d

    Dead leaning tree advice...

    Righto , prophet of doom
  2. Joe d

    Dead leaning tree advice...

    Move fence , fell , done
  3. has the inline fuel filter been changed ?
  4. Joe d

    Timber prices

    Does anyone have Info on up to date prices for green and red logs , jap larch and Scots pine , cheers View full article
  5. We recently did some good straight ash on a steep ish site which we bought for £ 16 per tonne and did ok when sold on
  6. Joe d

    Climbing conditioning.

    Use spikes more often , legs are stronger than arms !
  7. Joe d

    customer wont pay

    Take the money , move on to the next customer , there is always tightwads in any business , you probably find if you keep working to a decent standard you'll get a tip off a different customer making up the short fall , you need some bad customers to appreciate the good ones worth working for !
  8. Joe d

    Plastic felling wedge?

    Ochsenkopf from clarks forestry not as brittle as the oregon ones I used to use , bit of a nightmare to pronounce when your ordering them though !
  9. Joe d

    Husky 560 starting issues

    I have husky 560 which has been fine for 3 or 4 years , however now it's been running and switched off and laid on its side it struggles to start , seems like it floods , it's ok if it's left the right way up , anybody know how to sort this , thanks
  10. Joe d

    Ball park figure

    Near impossible to quote with just a photo , somewhere between 500 and 800 for me as long as there is no metal in the trunk and the branches arnt hanging over the power line and chip and wood to stay on site and no dog eggs on the lawn !
  11. Anything covered in nice thick ivy
  12. Joe d

    Log ID please

    Rowan
  13. Hi , I've just bout a timberwolf 150 vtr , I'm currently looking at an indespension 2000 8x4 plant trailer, it looks like it maybe a tight squeeze with the hopper being 4 ft wide , does any body use one themselves or have any suggestions, thanks
  14. Joe d

    Durable climbing gloves

    I use skytec basalt r gloves, very cheap , tenner for ten pairs , last better than other makes I've used , they are fairly thin but the rubber lining on the palms doesnt catch in your zigag or prussic , you can get the thermal version as well , but they are too thick for me for climbing
  15. Joe d

    Tendonitus

    Stihlmadasever , it is a tenease machine , bout 40 quid I think

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