Section 1200: Arborist Tools

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BUCKINGHAM MFG

Climbing Saddles
 

Saddles that are lightweight in design and economical without sacrificing quality. These 4 dee ring saddles are constructed with 3" single thick cotton webbing, reinforced with 1-3/4" nylon on the back and seat sections. An accessory snap on the right side, and 1-3/4" steel ring on the left side helps keep equipment accessible.

 

Catalog#

Size

1383S

Small

1383M

Medium

1383L

Large

1383XL

Extra Large

BUCKINGHAM MFG

Rope Lanyard

Nylon Strand Adjustable Length

 

Buckingham Manufacturing offers a complete selection of work positioning lanyards. Some of the materials offered are: 1/2" diameter 3 strand and 16 strand rope, 5/8" 3 strand rope, 1" polyester webbing, 1-3/4" neoprene impregnated nylon, and woven nylon. Our work positioning lanyards are available with a variety of hardware, including our easy to use 1706 Locking Rope Snap or 99E Locking Pole Strap Snap.

 

Catalog#

Length

7VV225

5'

7VV226

6'

7VV227

7'

7VV2210

10'

BUCKINGHAM MFG

Rope Lanyard

Nylon Strand Fixed Length

 

Buckingham Manufacturing offers a complete selection of work positioning lanyards. Some of the materials offered are: 1/2" diameter 3 strand and 16 strand rope, 5/8" 3 strand rope, 1" polyester webbing, 1-3/4" neoprene impregnated nylon, and woven nylon. Our work positioning lanyards are available with a variety of hardware, including our easy to use 1706 Locking Rope Snap or 99E Locking Pole Strap Snap.

 

Catalog#

Length

7VV212

2' - For Fall Restraint

7VV213

3'

7VV214

4'

7VV215

5'

7VV216

6'

7VV527

7' - 1/2" Dacron Rope

BUCKINGHAM MFG

Web Lanyards

6 foot 7VV126

 

Constructed of 1" web nylon, rated at 8500 lb. breakage strength, 1500 lb. safe use. Adjustable lanyard with locking snap on both ends.

 

Catalog#

Length

7VV126

6'

BUCKINGHAM MFG

Rope Snaps

Locking

 

A rope snap finally made to work like a non-locker. The interior lock mechanism does not allow the unit to malfunction due to bent tabs. A bent tab is a typical problem on old locking snap hooks. Also, the new design has a wider opening to ease connecting and detaching to the saddle dee rings. The hinge points are located to make operation easy. Tip of bill to body opening is 15/16". Overall length is 6". Rated to 5000 pounds 22 (kn).

 

Catalog#

Eye

Length

Opening

LBS. Rated

1706

1"

6"

15/16"

5,000

BUCKINGHAM MFG

Snap Hooks

Spreader

 

A rope snap finally made to work like a non-locker. The interior lock mechanism does not allow the unit to malfunction due to bent tabs. A bent tab is a typical problem on old locking snap hooks. Also, the new design has a wider opening to ease connecting and detaching to the saddle dee rings. The hinge points are located to make operation easy. Tip of bill to body opening is 15/16".

 

Catalog#

Eye

Length

Opening

LBS. Rated

3032L

1"

9"

5/8"

5,000

KLEIN TOOLS

Tree Climbers

2-3/4" Gaffs - Complete Set

 

Extra-long gaffs for maximum penetration when climbing trees.

Includes 8" x 8" (203 x 203 mm) cushioned leather pad, steel sleeve, leg iron, gaff, split ring, and nylon calf and ankle straps.

To determine size needed, measure from instep to 1" (25mm) below knee.

Sold in pairs only.

Replacement Parts:

  • Replacement Gaff Cat. #: 07
  • Replacement Pad Cat. #: 8210
  • Replacement Calf Strap Cat. #: 5301-18
  • Replacement Ankle Strap Cat. #: 5301-20

 

Catalog#

Adjustable Length

Weight (lbs.)

CN1907AR

15" - 19"

6.2

CN1907ARL

17" - 21"

6.75

KLEIN TOOLS

Gaff Climbers

Replacement Gaffs and Accessories

 

Replacement gaffs include gaffs, Torx® screws, and wrench.

*Gaffs sold in pairs only.

 

Catalog#

Description

Replacement Pole Climbing Gaffs
72*

1-1/2 " (38 mm) Pole Climbing Gaffs (supplied with the 1972AR series)

86*

1-9/16 " (40 mm) Pole Climbing Gaffs (supplied with the 1986AR series)

Replacement Tree Climbing Gaffs
07*

2-3/4 " (70 mm) Tree Climbing Gaffs (supplied with the 1970AR series)

Gaff Accessories
244

Long Gaff Screw (should be ordered with Cat. No. 247)

247

Short Gaff Screw (should be ordered with Cat. No. 244)

34910

Screw with Lock Washer Set (for steel sleeve) (set of 4)

BUCKINGHAM MFG

Gaff Climbers

Permanent

 

Tree Climber

Loop for Strap Attachment

Model 9142

The original Buckingham tree climber. The permanent gaff is 3 1/2" (89 mm) long. It has a loop-style attachment and a standard 4 3/4" (121 mm) width straight stirrup.

*Complete sets include straps, pads, and climbers with sleeves, fastners and gaffs.

 

Catalog#

Foot Strap

Leg Strap

Pad

9142

-

-

-

91428

Leather 2435

-

-

91429

Nylon 24359

-

-

8142*

Leather 2435

Leather 2235

3122

81429*

Nylon 24359

Nylon 22359

3122

81420*

Leather 2435

Not Required

3500

814290*

Nylon 24359

Not Required

3500

SNAP-CUT

Extension Pole
 

6' round fiberglass extension pole. 1-1/4" diameter, foam filled. For use with model no. 3FG adapter and nos. 102 or 103 extension poles. Includes snap connectors for extension poles.

 

Catalog#
106FG

JAMESON CORP

Lay-Up Sticks & Pruner Poles

JE Series Foam Core - Certified Tested

 

At 1-1/4" diameter, our original JE-Series foam core fiberglass pole is still Jameson's highest quality pole. Its strength to weight ratio is unmatched by any pole on the market. In addition, it has increased flexural strength and a moisture barrier for high dielectric protection. And Jameson uses aircraft grade aluminum ferrules with an exterior leaf spring locking button, giving a secure and positive connection when attaching pole extensions and accessories.

 

Catalog#

Description

Weight (lbs.)

Dimensions

JE6-CT

6' Foam Core Extension Pole

2.4

72" x 1.25"

SNAP-CUT

Extension Pole

Head Extension

 

5-3/4' octagonal head section hardwood pole. 1-1/4" diameter. For use with model nos. 11, 20, or 2011 heads. Includes snap connectors for extension poles.

 

Catalog#
102

SNAP-CUT

Extension Pole
 

6' octagonal extension section hardwood pole. 1-1/4" diameter. For use with model nos. 102,103, or 3FG. Includes snap connectors - both ends for head poles and other extension poles.

 

Catalog#
103

SNAP-CUT

Pole Adapter
 

14" adapter o mount head to pole. For use with model nos. 11, 20, or 2011heads. Connects to nos. 103 or 106FG poles.

 

Catalog#
3FG

SNAP-CUT

Extension Pole

Head Extension

 

5-3/4' octagonal head section hardwood pole. 1-3/4" diameter, mounts to no. 12 pruner head. Includes snap connector for extension poles.

 

Catalog#
202

SNAP-CUT

Extension Pole
 

6' octagonal extension section hardwood pole. 1-3/4" diameter. Use with 202 head pole and other 203 extension poles. Includes snap connectors - both ends for head poles and other extension poles.

 

Catalog#
203

SNAP-CUT

Saw Head

Professional

 
  • Cast aluminum saw head
  • 16" curved saw blade
  • Hook for pulling down cut branches
  • Paint brush holder
  • For use with 1-1/4" dia. poles (model nos. 102 and 103)

 

Catalog#
20

SNAP-CUT

Saw Blade

Replacement Saw Blade

 

16" replacement pruning saw blade for no. 20 head.

 

Catalog#
20B

SNAP-CUT

Pruner Head

Professional

 
  • Chain-operated pruner head
  • 1" diameter cutting capacity
  • Malleable iron casting with center cut action
  • For use with 1-1/4" dia. poles (model nos. 102 and 103 or 3FG and 106FG)

 

Catalog#
11

SNAP-CUT

Pruner Head

Professional

 
  • Chain-operated pruner head
  • 1" diameter cutting capacity
  • Malleable iron casting with center cut action
  • For use with 1-3/4" dia. poles (model nos. 202 and 203)

 

Catalog#
12

HASTINGS

Tree Pruner

Universal

 

Drop forged steel blades. Two Pulley rope string, cuts limbs up to 1-1/2" diameter. Universal saw can be attached to head. Mounted on 12" fiberglass shaft with universal adapter and 25 foot polypropylene rope.

 

Catalog#
10-019

HASTINGS

Pruning Saw

Universal Teflon Coated

 

Lightweight 16 inch curved blade for fast easy cutting. Use with A10016 universal saw handle and all poles equipped with standard universal head.

 

Catalog#
A11000

HUBBELL POWER SYSTEMS INC.

Pruning Saw
 

Any of three styles can be used with Chance Pistol-Grip Handle. Tree Trimmers, Universal or Telescoping Tools.

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Catalog#

Length

M4455-26

14"

M4455-26A

18"

C403-2213

18"

HASTINGS

Saw Handle

Universal

 

Lightweight aluminum handle for use with universal saw where limbs can be reached and insulation is not needed.

 

Catalog#
A10016

HASTINGS

Saw Scabbard

Pruning

 

Made of top grain 8-9 oz. saddle leather. Suede filler strips for easy insertion of curved 16" saw. Securely stitched and rivet-reinforced. Can be used for safe storage of saw when not in use and prevents accidental cuts when reaching in your storage compartments for your saw or other tools. The Scabbard has a belt loop on the back.

 

Catalog#
A30007

BARTLETT

Hand Saw

Utility

 

Our most popular pruning saw is an excellent choice for clean and easy removal of branches. The 137 series saws replace our 124 and 127 saws. Cuved blade, 5 points per inch.

 

Catalog#

Description

HS137-22

22" Polished

HS137-24

24" Polished

HS137-26

26" Polished

BARTLETT

Hand Saw

Rapid

 

Specially suited for quick removal of large branches. Raker tooth design with deep gullets makes large cuts without binding. Curved blade, 5 points per inch plus gullets.

 

Catalog#

Description

HS134-26

26" Polished

BARTLETT

Hand Saw

Razor Cut

 

This state of the art ground Tri-Edged tooth pattern is extremely sharp for precise and quick cutting. The 22" length is ideal for climbers to use on larger limbs.

 

Catalog#

Description

HS138-24

24" Polished Razor Cut Saw

BARTLETT

Saw Scabbard
 

We offer professional grade leather and belted rubber scabbards for our saws. They are easily attached by means of a ring on the back side of the scabbard to your climbing saddles's accessory snap. All are sturdy and stiff for one-handed insertion or removal of your saw. These scabbards feature enlarged front cleanout holes near the bottom to prevent buildup of debris.

*Double saw scabbard adds a second smaller outer scabbard that accommodates the small pruning saws in addition to the full size hand saw, keeping both saws within easy reach.

 

Catalog#

Description

For 20" - 24" saws:
111-25

Leather Single Saw Scabbard

112-25

Belted Single Saw Scabbard

122-25

Belted Double Saw Scabbard

For 26" saws:
111-27

Leather Single Saw Scabbard

112-27

Belted Single Saw Scabbard

122-27

Belted Double Saw Scabbard*

STIHL INCORPORATED

Chain Saw
 

Parts available.

 

Catalog#

Catalog No.'s Bar

Chain

File

Saw
017

3005-000-3909 - 14"

61TMN50

5/32 "

026

3003-000-6813 - 16"

26RM267

3/16 "

026-18

3003-000-6817 - 18"

26RM274

3/16 "

026-20

3003-000-6821 - 20"

26RM281

3/16 "

Files
[3/16]" - 00008815288

 

 

 

[5/32]" - 08142453383

 

 

 

Bar oil 1 Gallon
0000-00-2006

 

 

 

2 Cycle Oil (2.6 oz. for 50:1 ratio per 1 gallon gas)
0791-319-8008

 

 

 

STIHL INCORPORATED

Protective Chaps

Chain Saw

 

Apron-style chaps are treated with Dupont Zepel® rain/stain repeller. Water and oil resistant outer shell of Dupont Cordura® nylon covers 6 to 9 layers of Engtex sewn-in, cut-retardant material. Can be adjusted to fit a variety of sizes. Deep cargo pocket on front.

 

Catalog#
0000-886-3202

FAIRMONT

Chain Saw

Long Reach

 

Cuts hard-to-reach branches from aerial basket or from the ground. Super Spool™ selector control for use on Open- and Closed-Center systems. Available in three lengths. Insulated fiberglass extension tubes, tested to meet Osha Regulation 1910.269.

Saftey features include: two-step trigger, trigger guard and fully-covered sprocket guard. Anti-kickback chain and automatic chain oiler.

Rugged high torque gear motor.

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Cutting Capacity: 13 in. (330 mm)
  • System: Super Spool™ selector control for use on Open- and Closed-Center hydraulic systems
  • Extension Type: Fiberglass - tested to 100 KvA for 5 minutes
  • Width: 4 in. (102 mm)
  • Flow Range: 5 - 8 gpm (19 - 30 lpm)
  • Operating Pressure: 1,000 - 2,000 psi (69 - 140 bar)
  • Pressure Port Thread: 9/16 - 18 SAE O-Ring
  • Return Port Thread: 3/4 - 16 SAE O-Ring
  • Chain Size: .325 in. (8.3 mm) pitch
  • Bar Gauge: .058 in. (1.47 mm)

 

Catalog#

Description

Weight (lbs.)

43178

Long Reach Chain Saw - 62.5 in. (1588 mm) overall length

8.25

38568

Long Reach Chain Saw - 75 in. (1905 mm) overall length

8.75

43177

Long Reach Chain Saw - 88.5 in. (2248 mm) overall length

9

FAIRMONT

Circular Saw

Overhead

 

Use for high production utility line clearing and general tree clearing applications*. Super Spool™ selector control for Open- and Closed-Center systems.

Saftey features include: hand stop safety collar, trigger guard, two-step safety trigger and branch stop.

Insulated fiberglass extension tube, tested to meet OSHA regulation 1910.269. Rugged gear motor. Angular head design makes flush cuts easier and directs chips away from the operator. 9 in. (229 mm) diameter blade standard.

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Cutting Capacity: 3.5 in. (89 mm)
  • System: Super Spool™ selector control for use on Open- and Closed-Center hydraulic systems
  • Blade Diameter: 9 in. (229 mm)
  • Extension Type: Fiberglass - tested to 100KvA for 5 minutes
  • Overall Length: 82 in. (2083 mm)
  • Flow Range: 4 - 6 gpm (15 - 23 lpm)
  • Operating Pressure: 1,000 - 2,000 psi, (69 - 140 bar)
  • Pressure Port Thread: 9/16 - 18 SAE O-Ring
  • Return Port Thread: 3/4 - 16 SAE O-Ring
  • RPM: 5,250 rpm @ 6 gpm (23 lpm)

*CAUTION: Not to be used for ground level operation.

 

Catalog#

Description

Weight (lbs.)

43180

Overhead Circular Saw*

9

FAIRMONT

Utility Pruner
 

Model 48200 has Super Sleeve™ for operation with Open- and Closed-Center systems. Use on utility line clearing and selective pruning of shade trees. Heavy cut capacity cuts branches up to 2 in. (50 mm).

Insulated fiberglass extension tubes, tested to meet OSHA Regulation 1910.269. Trigger guard, heat-insulated handle, and full power return.

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Cutting Capacity: 2 in. (50 mm)
  • Extension Type: Fiberglass - tested to 100 KvA for 5 minutes
  • Overall Length: 86 in. (2159 mm)
  • Width: 6-1/4 in. (158 mm)
  • Flow Range: 4 - 6 gpm (15 - 23 lpm)
  • Operating Pressure: 1,000 - 2,000 psi (69 - 140 bar)
  • Pressure Port Thread: 9/16 - 18 SAE O-Ring
  • Return Port Thread: 3/4 - 16 SAE O-Ring

 

Catalog#

Description

Weight (lbs.)

48200

Utility Pruner, Super Sleeve™ operation for Open- and Closed-Center systems

12

48520

Utility Pruner, Open-Center

10.7

48525

Utility Pruner, Closed-Center

10.7

JAMESON CORP

Chain Saw Holder

Long Reach

 

The Long Reach Chain Saw Holder will store any standard hydraulic "stick saw". Designed to keep the tool out of the bucket when working around electrical lines, this holder is also ideal for storing expensive hydraulic pruning tools when the vehicle is in transit.

 

Catalog#

Description

24 - 03

Stanely Style

24 - 03F

Greenlee Fairmont Style

STIHL INCORPORATED

Pole Saw

Extended Length

 

 

Catalog#

Engine Displacement

Engine Power

Shaft Length

Weight (lbs.)

HT 70

25.4 cc (1.55 cu. In.)

0.95 kW (1.27 bhp)

1700 mm (67")

11.8

HT 73

25.4 cc (1.55 cu. In.)

0.9 kW (1.2 bhp)

230-350 cm (91 - 138")

16.3

HT 101

25.4 cc (1.55 cu. In.)

0.95 kW (1.27 bhp)

230-350 cm (91 - 138")

15.8

FAIRMONT

Chain Saw

Standard

 

Ideal for large trimming applications and cut-up removal jobs. Super Spool™ selector control for Open- and Closed-Center systems. Chain and bar can be adjusted without removing sprocket cover. Sprocket cover can be removed without tools for easy saw cleaning.

Handle position can be oriented to horizontal, 60 or 30 degrees relative to bar and chain according to operator preference. Rugged gear motor and expanded chip exit area. Automatic chain oiler can be adjusted without tools.

Saftey features include: two-step safety trigger, high impact polymer front handle/shroud, wide lower handle protects hands/knuckles, chain catcher stops chain rotation.

Reduced kickback bar and chain. Supplied with 12 in. (305 mm) steel braided whip hoses (couplers not included).

SPECIFICATIONS

  • System: Super Spool™ selector control for use on Open- and Closed-Center hydraulic systems
  • Weight: 6.7 lb. (3.0kg) power head only (see table for weight with bar and chain)
  • Width: 10 in. (254 mm)
  • Flow Range: 4 - 8 gpm (15 - 30 lpm)
  • Operating Pressure: 1,000 - 2,000 psi (69 - 140 bar)
  • Pressure Port Thread: 9/16 - 18 SAE O-Ring
  • Chain Size: .325 in. (8.3 mm) or 3/8 in. (9.52 mm) pitch (see table)
  • Bar Gauge: .058 in. (1.47 mm) or .050 in. (12.7 mm)

 

Catalog#

Description

Cutting Capacity

Length

Chain Size/Gauge

Weight (lbs.)

HCS816/49566

Chainsaw, 3/8 in. pitch chain, 16 in. (406 mm) cutting capacity

16 in. (406 mm)

31.5 in. (800 mm)

3/8 in./.50 in.

9.5

HCS820/49603

Chainsaw, 3/8 in. pitch chain, 20 in. (508 mm) cutting capacity

20 in. (508 mm)

35.5 in. (902 mm)

3/8 in./.50 in.

10.2

HCS824/49604

Chainsaw, 3/8 in. pitch chain, 24 in. (610 mm) cutting capacity

24 in. (610 mm)

40.5 in. (1028 mm)

3/8 in./.50 in.

10.9

HCS513/49600

Chainsaw, .325 in. pitch chain, 13 in. (330 mm) cutting capacity

13 in. (330 mm)

29.5 in. (749 mm)

.325 in./.058 in.

8.5

HCS516/49601

Chainsaw, .325 in. pitch chain, 16 in. (406 mm) cutting capacity

16 in. (406 mm)

32.5 in. (826 mm)

.325 in./.058 in.

8.8

HCS520/49602

Chainsaw, .325 in. pitch chain, 20 in. (508 mm) cutting capacity

20 in. (508 mm)

35.5 in. (902 mm)

.325 in./.058 in.

9.8

F020197K/41779

HTMA Male Coupler

-

-

-

-

F020195K/41777

HTMA Female Coupler

-

-

-

-

BUCKINGHAM MFG

Climbing Aids

Throwbags, Slickline, and Storage Bags

 

Since the introduction of throw bags and slickline, climbers have been able to achieve higher placements of climbing line over desired limbs from the ground. With a little pratice, the throw bag can be tossed into a tree with accuracy up to 75'. Throw bags are available in weights ranging from 12 oz. - 20 oz., in a wide variety of colors. Sold separately or packaged with 1/8" slickline. See below for ordering information.

Buckingham Throwbags have a tighter, more aerodynamic design. All seams are reinforced with two loops of stitching, and the steel ring is fastened with five rows of stitching for added durability.

 

To Order Slickline Only:

17 - 100 100' 1/8" Slickline

17 - 150 150' 1/8" Slickline

17 - 200 200' 1/8" Slickline

17 - 250 250' 1/8" Slickline

17 - 1000 1000' Coil Slickline

 

Ordering Information:

(i.e. 16-160-150 16 oz. orange throw bag packaged with 150 yellow slickline.)

 

Bag

Weight

Color

Option

Line

16

12 oz.

O - Orange

D - Throw Bag Coated in Yellow Rubber Tool Dip

100'

-

14 oz.

G - Green

-

150'

-

16 oz.

P - Pink

-

200'

-

20 oz.

B - Blue

-

250'

-

-

R - Red

-

-