Technical Development (continued)

Technical Notes


Key to subject categories

NU - Nursery    ES - Establishment    WE - Weeding    MM - Motor Manual Harvesting
HA - Mechanised Harvesting    EX - Extraction    FI - Fire Fighting    OT - Other Reports

 

Number Title Category
NU ES WE MM HA EX FI OT

 

11/96
Secondary Timber Extraction by All Terrain Cycle           *    
12/96 Forest Fire Fighting Information Review        

 

 
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13/96 Large Scale Comminution of Short Rotation Coppice         *      
4/96 Developments in Treeshelter and Tree Guard Design: 1995   *            
15/96 New Holland Forage Harvester in Short Rotation Coppice         *      
16/96 Small Scale Woodfuel Heating Equipment for Farms               *
17/96 Establishment and Maintenance of a Woodfuel Resource   *           *
18/96 Harvesting and Production of Woodfuel from Poplar Short Rotation Forestry         * *   *
19/96 Small Scale Woodland Scarifiers   *            
20/96 Using Farm Tractors and Machinery in Woodlands         * *   *
21/96 Adding Value to Farm Wood         *     *
22/96 Cultivation of Reclaimed Land: Small Scale Equipment               *
23/96 Second Evaluation of Tractor Towed Weedwipers     *          
24/96 Charcoal Production: Mulitple Kiln Case Study               *
25/96 Harvesting, Extraction & Processing of Low Grade Broadleaves: Case Study         * *    
26/96 Technical Development Programmes in 1996 & 1997               *
27/96

PDF icon Evaluation of the Keen Planting Machine (217k)

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28/96 Harvesting & Comminution of Sweet Chestnut Coppice for use as a Fuel Stock for Electricity Production         *      
29/96 Wood Burning Central Heating Systems               *
30/96 Cost of Establishment Involving Walking Excavator Site Preparation   *            

 

31/96
Installation of a Menzi 4000 Walking Excavator   *            
32/96 A Swiss Helicopter Logging Operation           *    
33/96 Wood-Mizer and Laimet Sawmills         *     *
34/96 Evaluation of ATC Mounted Sprayers for Weed Control in Farm Woodlands     *          
01/97

PDF icon Scottish hardwood timber grading: A brief guide (721k)

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02/97 Kilning For Small Scale Use               *
03/97 A Trial of Two Small Scale Chippers               *
04/97 Horse Drawn Wireloader Forwarder           *    
05/97 Blakemere Moss: A Harvesting Trial         *      
06/97 Timberjack 810B Forwarder           *    
07/97 Foam Concentrates for Forest Fire Fighting             *  
08/97 Evaluation of the Star Wire Loader           *    
09/97 Global Positioning Systems               *
10/97 Log Chute Extration of a Broadleaved Crop         *      
11/97 Evaluation of the Vimek Minimaster           *    
13/97 Elmia Wood 1997: Review of Small Scale Forestry Equipment   *     * *    
14/97 Evaluation of Firewood Processors         *     *
15/97 Evaluation of Powered CDA Knapsack Sprayers   *            
16/97 Evaluation of a Valmet 890 Forwarder           *    
17/97 Clambunk System - Residue Availability           *    
18/97 Reipal Pusher Forestry Jack         *      
19/97 Flexible Fire Fighting Knapsack             *  
21/97 Forwarder Fire Fighting Conversion             *  
22/97 Harvesting Options in Small Woodlands: Cottshayne Wood Experience         *      
23/97 Review of Fire Fighting Pumps             *  
02/98

PDF icon The Galmore Tree Planter (225k)

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03/98 Ponsse S10 Caribou Forwarder           *    
04/98

PDF icon New Planting of Farm Woodlands: Output Guidance (240k)

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05/98 The Jonsered 600+ Chainssaw Mill               *
06/98 Evaluation of the Lucas Mill               *
07/98

PDF icon Evaluation of the Bracke Planter on UK Restock Sites (394k)

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08/98

PDF icon Harvesting and Comminution of Short Rotation Coppice (484k)

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09/98 Woodfuel Chipping Trials: Field Trials         *      
10/98 Laks Sawmill                
12/98 High Pressure/Low Volume Fire Pump Foam Trace (Development Work)               *
13/98 Strategic Review of Cableway Systems           *   *
14/98 Harvester Output: The Effect of Drift Width         *      
15/98 Planning Forest Operations         *      
16/98 Clearing Saw Cutting Attachments         *      
17/98 Comparison of Forestry Commission Approved Forwarders           *    
18/98 Clearfell Harvesting Systems for Purpose Built and Tracked Harvesters         *      
19/98

PDF icon Walking Excavator Output and Method Guide (331k)  

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20/98 Appraisal of Lorry on Board and Independant Weighing Systems               *
21/98 Short Rotation Coppice Harvesting: Ground Damage and Yield Effects         *      
22/98 Evaluation of Bracken Control Methods in the New Forest     *          

 

23/98
Evaluation of the Blossom Double-Slabber Portable Sawmill               *
24/98 Smallwood Extraction Sledge           *    
25/98 The ATC Tru-Trax System               *
26/98 Lightweight Watergate               *
27/98

PDF icon Access Track Construction in Small Woodlands (484k)

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28/98 Peelers and Pointers               *
29/98 Slope Limits and Machine Handling Characteristics for Specific ATCs               *
30/98 Total Cultivation of Compacted Soils on Reclamation Sites               *
34/98 Woodfuel Production from Small Undermanaged Woodlands         *      
35/98 Mulching Trial Update     *          
36/98 Cleaning & Respacing in Broadleaved Crops     *          
37/98 Farm Woods Restocking Ground Preparation Techniques   *            
38/98

PDF icon ATC and ATV 'On Road Use' (119k)

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39/98 Mechanical Ground Preparation User Guide   *            
40/98 An Evaluation of Small Scale Forwarding Methods in a Broadleaved Thinning Operation           *