How to Fell a Windblown Tree

By woodlandstv

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Andrew Mead, forestry expert/instructor/assessor, shows us how to make safe a windblown tree using a chainsaw and hand winch. This is a potentially hazardous scenario and Andy talks us through the various cuts needed to ensure the tree moves in a controlled way - to avoid danger and to release the tree without damage to its fibres. http://www.lynhertraining.com/
An Adliberate film http://www.adliberate.co.uk for WoodlandsTV http://www.woodlands.co.uk/tv

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Could we get a copy of the video?

Elaina Barnett

December 6, 2018

You have no idea what you are talking about. it's called a plunge cut.

Steve Chase

December 19, 2018

I was wondering the same thing. This guy Buckin Billy Ray Smith I think cuts out from the bore to remove the back tab. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IlXW6S87FJM

Jonathan Montgomery

March 9, 2019

Good video and easy and clear to understand, I have very similar trees in my wood. Thank you.

ania Klementowicz

April 21, 2019

Jolly Roger, cheerie Oh mate .

Rodney Fowler

December 19, 2019

You missed the most important part right at the beginning. Look up . Don’t work under other hazards.

rory lobban

February 22, 2020


Damian Mullin

February 24, 2020

griphost a wonderful tool

Frank Matyus

April 2, 2020