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Record 1 1986-07-08


Subject field(s)
  • Forestry Operations
  • Facilities and Equipment (Wood Industries)

(This machine), largest of four forwarders, is also used as a clambunk and feller-skidder (Canadian Forest Industries, March 1980, p. 38).


The most advanced logging system represented is the full-tree method involving the Lokomo feller-loader-transporter (18 cunits a shift to roadside) feeding Can-Car Processor delimber-slashers producing 2.9 cunits a shift (Canadian Forest Industries, February 1974, p. 4).


  • Exploitation forestière
  • Installations et équipement (Industr. du bois)

Engin multifonctionnel d'abattage, muni à l'avant d'une flèche d'abattage et à l'arrière d'une pince portante montée sur une sellette à rotation libre, et supportant les arbres à une extrémité en les serrant, jusqu'au lieu de déchargement.


Il s'agit en fait d'un semi-porteur dont la grue de manutention a été remplacée par une flèche d'abattage.


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