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.


Gremo, the end of an era

The name Gremo AB came to an end on the 17th of April 2020 as their equipment is now part


Guerra, a Spanish Treasure where Forestry and Technology Unite Whenever anyone mentions Spain my first thoughts are sun, sea and

RJ Fukes Forestry Services

RJ Fukes  Forestry Services have just delivered a new Doosan DX235LCR/TH75 and a new Logset 6F forwarder to Thompson Brothers

Stable Forwarder, Komatsu 895

A stable forwarder does not only mean a better work environment with less strain on the operator, it’s also of

Sustainable Logging

Sustainable logging: balancing the needs of the environment, wildlife, and forest communities In recent years, the negative attitude surrounding those

Justin Kingwell, Biomass and Covid 19

We catch up with Justin Kingwell, owner of Kingwell Holdings to see how both him and his biomass business was

Connecting with forests at home

Seven simple ways to connect with forests at home The government has asked us all to stay safe by staying

Man’s Work

The Einari Vidgren Foundation (Einari Vidgren was the founder of Ponsse) has supported the Man’s work exhibition organized by the

Cashflow and Coronavirus

By Gordon Larson of EFT Finance I have long held a view that almost every business at one time or

Keeping Timber Hauliers Safe

The stereotypical logging truck driver is a super tough guy, he can of course handle the big rig, the rough

Personal Protection Screen For The Pfanzelt Moritz

Pfanzelt Maschinenbau GmbH had a large display and demonstration area at Austrofoma and were demonstrating the manoeuvrable and versatile four-wheel

MFT 240 6×6 Fire Combi Machine

An item which caught my attention while exploring the demo circuit at Austroforma was the MFT 240 6×6 Fire Combi

Konrad Kombi Yarder

Last year, at Euroforest, I first saw the Konrad Combi Yarder, something completely original as the skyline tower was mounted

Promoting safety in the workplace

It is not possible to eliminate chain shot, but there are simple steps that can be taken to reduce the


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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