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Brand New Security Website **Win £500 worth of Stihl Products**
Sep 17, 2014 - 12:51 PM - by Steve Bullman
Arbtalk launches new stolen equipment register


We are very pleased to announce the launch of the industries first asset management and stolen equipment register. Following the ever increasing theft reports on Arbtalk over the years, it became clear that there was a growing need to present this information in a more orderly and easily accessible format.

With Arbsafe we have done just that. An intuitive user interface makes it possible for anyone to register and add any manner of equipment within minutes. Our secure new website allows provision for managing your business assets privately, as well as displaying your stolen assets publicly.
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Timberwolf launches the All-New TW 230DHB
Sep 01, 2014 - 9:46 AM - by Steve Bullman


Timberwolf launches the All-New TW 230DHB


New Timberwolf gets more chipping and crushing power beneath a comfortably familiar and legendary silhouette yet remains under the crucial 750kg weight limit.

The ‘230’ designation has a very special meaning at Timberwolf, signifying a unique new model not a mere upgrade from an existing model.

The TW 230DHB may look similar to the TW 150DHB that came before, but is clearly a new model inside and out. The new TW 230DHB is new from the ground up and shares less than 10 major components from the TW 150DHB.

The larger and more powerful chipping rotor is only one of several features that distinguish the 2014 TW 230DHB which also comes with, open top funnel, wide rollers with extra-large throat and exceptional crushing power with quad-force rollers.
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Industry First - WEREWOLF Chainsaw Climbing Boot
Aug 19, 2014 - 8:28 AM - by Stein Products


The tough and comfortable, lightweight STEIN WEREWOLF is an eye catching hybrid climbing boot with a new approach to chainsaw safety specifically designed for tree climbers.

Toughness is provided by using a high quality leather upper made from 1.8/2.00mm Perwanger which is Silicon impregnated during tanning to offer water-resistance. An all-round rubber rand provides extra protection to the leather from knocks and scrapes whilst climbing.

Fitted with the STEIN bed-liner which offers bio-mechanical support to the foot; the anatomical shape of the bed-liner helps to distribute pressure and absorbs shocks. These footbeds are produced using anti-bacterial breathable compounds with rapid absorbency and drying properties. The boot is leather lined for added weather resistance and all-day comfort.

The boot features the
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Husqvarna pole race update
Sep 18, 2014 - 8:23 PM - by Steve Bullman
Real spider-men descend on Warwickshire for the ultimate climbing battle!

Warwickshire event expects 20,000 spectators
Former European, World and Commonwealth 400m Champion, Iwan Thomas
Former BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year and Current European and Commonwealth medalist, Harry Aikines-Aryteetey
Competitors striving to set new world records

Warwickshire opens its doors to the world’s arborist and forestry community this week, as it hosts the Husqvarna World Pole Climbing Championships 2014.

The event will be held at The Ragley Estate, Alcester, as part of APF 2014 (Association of Professional Foresters). An audience of more than 20,000 is expected to attend.

The three-day event will see competitors, both experienced and new, taking on the challenge of climbing a 25 metre pole in the fastest possible time.

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World Logging Championships
Sep 10, 2014 - 10:40 PM - by Steve Bullman
A cut above the rest: The world’s finest loggers compete in the ultimate chainsaw championship

The forthcoming 31st World Logging Championships takes place over four days in the picturesque Swiss lakeside village of Brienz - the original home of wood carving.
Beginning 10th September the thrilling global competition will see the best loggers from around the world battle it out over five unique and challenging chainsaw disciplines in order to decide who will become world champion.


With the Championships coming up this week, the Husqvarna team has been busy honing its skills at two intensive training camps, in order to repeat the 2012 victory of its very own Aleksandr Sokolov (Russia).

Sokolov will be contending to retain his crown after beating two time silver medallist Jukka Peramäki (Finland) in a tie-breaker two years ago.

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