Windblown, sick, dead
and dying trees as well as trees fallen for way of development
roads, etc...are eagerly collected, processed and put into stock
for use in furniture and turning.
Stan has over
35 years of experience with all aspects of timber harvesting,
falling, snigging, transporting, processing, value adding, product
design and marketing.
We use some interesting
machinery in our salvage -- the heart of the operation is a 58
year old ex W.W.II Ford Army Blitz 4wd fitted with 1200x20 floatation
tires, a crane and a 200 hp winch. Logs of up to approximately
15 tons can be winched and logs up to 5 tons can be carried out
of rugged terrain or paddocks.
- 1982 Ford D1414 trayback
truck fitted with 3.25 ton hydraulic crane, carries 8,500 kgs
- 1987 Isuzu
FTR800 fitted with tray and hydraulic crane, carries 8000 kgs
- 1995 Mitsubishi
Triton 4wd Ute
State of the
art, world class walkabout mills are emloyed: Peterson Portable
- 1 x 1.6 meter
wide cut dedicated slabber
- 1 x 250 mm (10") cut circular saw mill
(both with 8 meters of track, giving a cut of 6 meters)
- 1 x 900mm Baker Re Saw Bandsaw
are used: 026m, 046m, 066m, 090, E220c, all professional saws
to tackle from the smallest to the biggest jobs. 15" to
60" cutter bars.
more images in our portfolio.
Wood Working Company -
Keeping the Tradition Alive!