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16: Appropriate Small-scale Forest Harvesting Technologies for Southeast Asia: Motor Winches

Publication date01 Dec 2015
Editors(s)RECOFTC
PublisherRECOFTC

Mobile motor winches play an important role in forest harvesting. They are used in situations where winches mounted on tractors and...

17: Appropriate Small-scale Forest Harvesting Technologies for Southeast Asia: Rubber-tracked Mini-skidders

Publication date01 Dec 2015
Editors(s)RECOFTC
PublisherRECOFTC

The Jonsereds Iron Horse (Swedish Järn Hästen) was the irst commercially available rubber-tracked mini-skidder (crawler) to appear in...

18: Appropriate Small-scale Forest Harvesting Technologies for Southeast Asia: Hand Tools

Publication date01 Dec 2015
Editors(s)RECOFTC
PublisherRECOFTC

Hand tools are the most commonly used for subsistence or household use when harvesting bamboo or fuelwood. Axes, two-man handsaws and other...

19: Appropriate Small-scale Forest Harvesting Technologies for Southeast Asia: Log Chutes

Publication date01 Dec 2015
Editors(s)RECOFTC
PublisherRECOFTC

Wooden chutes for big, heavy timber built with round logs can provide permanent transportation solutions. However, their use in tropical...

20: Appropriate Small-scale Forest Harvesting Technologies for Southeast Asia: Chainsaws

Publication date01 Dec 2015
Editors(s)RECOFTC
PublisherRECOFTC

The introduction and safe use of chainsaws is arguably the biggest improvement in small-scale forestry harvesting. Felling timber with...