Below you will find a selection of features and trials from Forest Machine Magazine. We hope that you enjoy reading them. Forest Machine Magazine is written, owned and edited by a forest professional with over 40 years hands on experience. That’s what makes the magazine one of the leading publications in the industry.

We cover all aspects of forestry, from ground preparation through to the end product. Visiting harvesting sites, contractors, hauliers, and timber processing plants keeps us abreast of all the latest news and technology. Our team of professional operators carry out product testing of the latest accessories and equipment to improve workers safety and offer honest and unbiased reviews.


HVO Diesel Fuel: An Operators Perspective Six Months On, By Jon Harvey

I had meant to draft this brief article a good few months ago but now I find myself ironically afforded

Nisula N6: Next Generation Thinning Harvester

Redesigned to better meet the needs of thinning How often when looking at the layout of the inside of a


STIHL MSA 300 The STIHL MSA 300 is the most powerful cordless chainsaw in the AP System. Designed and built

Stump and Grind

Justin Kingwell of Kingwell Holdings Ltd. and Bob and Graeme Little of RGL Plant (Moffat) Ltd. are names that many


Reuseabox helps companies reduce their impact on the environment by making it easy to reuse cardboard boxes Reuseabox diverts used

New YSE Program Helps Sweeten the Sustainable Production of Maple Syrup

A new extension program at Yale-Myers Forest will help sugar producers enhance production in sustainable ways Under increasing pressures from

What Happened To The Forwarder 2020 Project?

tudies have proven that TXL offers the best traction and lowest ground pressure of any track.

Morooka MST2200: Taking A Load Off The Road

Jim Watt and his team at Caledonian Forestry Services Ltd (CFS) built an interesting and unique low ground pressure forestry


A Unique Vehicle With Over A Thousand Applications Alex Price of A C Price first started working on locally owned


A fellow journalist, Tero Nurmi from the Finnish forestry magazine Metsätrans-letti Oy, joined a group of Finnish timber hauliers on

First Class Aid + F

First Class Aid + F Forestry Commission policy recommends those who work in the forestry industry should attend first aid


We all know them, we all need them and we have all been helped by them, but what are they


Timbermax T10 Traction Aid Winch We met John, from R.J. Fukes Forestry Services at his premises in Llandovery before setting

Siblings Run Their Own Bamboo Bicycle Workshop

The owners of a Portuguese bamboo bicycle business speak about their passion to promote the grass plant in Europe. By

Parking Up The PONSSE

This is one article I never thought I would be writing. My friend and colleague Davy Wilson has finally decided
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Below you will find some of the products we have tested. Our testers are all independent and work within the industry and offer honest and unbiased feedback.

Iggesunds Most Powerful 3/4″ Bar

Iggesund Forest are a market leader in cutting technology with over 30 years’ experience in manufacturing guide bars, chains and

ValFast & ValFix Spindle Wedges

Josef Strobl, a professional timber faller from Bavaria in Southern Germany, has developed several products to improve the productivity and

Logset 12H GTE Hybrid on trial

RJ Fukes Forestry Services are the UK and Irish distributors for the full range of Logset equipment and have recently

Product testers wanted

Product testers for new 3/4″ Harvester Guide Bar’s and Chains Wanted We are looking for testers in the UK to

Logset 12H GTE Hybrid Trials

In the June issue of Forest Machine Magazine read about the first UK trials that we carried out with the

Measuring wheel trial continues.

Peter Williamson Jnr has been trialling the Z30 SC measuring wheel from Balmec Forestfor the last four months with positive


The German made TR30AQ felling wedge is a felling wedge driven by a threaded spindle. It is made of aluminium

Treemans Jack Trial

There has been a great deal of progress made with felling aids in recent years. Forest Machine Magazine (FMM) has

Trialing the Z30 SC measuring wheel from Balmec Forest Oü

In December I had a follow up visit with Peter Williamson for an update on the progress of the Balmec

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