In light of how razor-thin profit margins are today, contractors are (or should be) continually looking for ways to reduce expenditures, streamline efforts, improve efficiencies. 'Business as usual' ended what seems like an eternity ago, replaced by efforts to rein in continually-rising costs to remain profitable. And Brett Kramer understands that as well as anyone. But for the owner of Kramer’s Landclearing, boosting profitability involved upgrading the chipping facet of his operation with the addition of a new 1050 Hp Morbark 50/48B WCL Track Whole Tree Chipper, the largest track chipper available today. While that meant initially spending more money, the Indiana-based landclearing professional has no doubts that, given the resultant upturn in production and the new opportunities it will present, he will recoup his investment in short order.
5 Essential Wood Chipper Safety Tips
If you use a wood chipper around your property, then you know what powerful machines they are. For cleaning up brush piles and making valuable wood chip mulch, using a wood chipper is often the easiest and most effective method. But with great power comes great responsibility. In this case, it is your responsibility to stay safe when using your wood chipper. Here are some easy ways to prevent injuries while wood chipping: 1. Wear safety gear. Wear eye protection and ear protection when chipping. These machines...
Diesel Wood Hammer Mill
Introduction to Diesel-driven Wood Hammer Mill In bio pellets production, there are many important pre-treatment and after-treatment steps for best quality wood pellets. There are many sorts of wood grinding machines, one is wood hammer mill, others are wood crusher or wood chipper. What makes them different is the grinding part. As it’s name states, the main tools in wood hammer mill are hammers. Large wood particles fall into wood chamber and are crushed by hammers on rotating rotor. The material are...
Wood Chipper-Drum Type
A wood chipper is a machine used for crushing wood, generally tree logs or branches, into smaller woodchips. They are often portable, being mounted on wheels on frame suitable for various working environment. There are two kinds of wood chipper according to structure design: disc-type wood chipper and drum-type wood chipper. Disc wood chipper is usually used in papermaking industries for it’s mainly process wood logs, while drum wood chipper can process both wood logs and agro stalks in various size. P...
HEM 582 R-Truck - one chipper for all customers
Lorenz Waldinger relies on the JENZ ChippertruckForester Lorenz Waldinger is relying on JENZ technology for the second time. His new chipper truck has enabled him to acquire new customers and to improve the economic efficiency of his machine deployment.In 1999 Lorenz Waldinger, from Buchbach in the rural district of Mühldorf, founded a small forestry company. In addition to felling trees, milling rootstocks and forestry mulching, woodchippings played their part right from the beginning. "In the beginning we...
How to select a chipper or grinder for your land-clearing projects
Tips to find the right machine for your businessLand clearing is a big business and requires the right equipment to process wood waste in an efficient manner. In most cases, contractors have a short window of opportunity to clear the trees, brush and undergrowth from a site in order to make way for the sitework to begin.Selecting the right equipment is important to help enhance your productivity. There are a number of options available, from large-capacity brush chippers to high-volume horizontal and tub grinders....