Smart Saws

The 555 and 562 XP chain saws from Husqvarna feature a slimmed-down height and width of the saw chassis for easier handling. The lowered front handle has an overmold grip, and the saws offer reduced gyro force technology. Revboost, available on the 562 XP, allows for acceleration in chain speed over short periods to increase efficiency during cutting. The saws have captive bar nuts that remain attached to the clutch cover. They also feature X-Torq engine technology to increase fuel efficiency, AutoTune technology, LowVib to dampen vibration, Smart Start for easy starts, air injection to reduce debris in the engine and a three-piece magnesium crankshaft.

More details can be found at www.husqvarna.com.


Transplant & Transport

Dakota Peat & Equipment has expanded its line of tree moving equipment with the introduction of the Model 90 loader/excavator-mounted tree transplanter and models 390 and 365 tree transporters. Using the 90LE transplanter, operators can plant or remove trees from hard-to-reach areas that don’t allow for the use of a truck-mounted unit. The 390 transporter is available in a one, two or three-pod configuration, while the 365 transporter is available as a four, three or two-pod trailer.

Check out www.dakotapeat.com for more details.


Multipurpose Hand Cleaner

Timber Wolf waterless hand cleaner by Timber Wolf, LLC cleans and moisturizes the skin, repels mosquitoes and prevents and relieves the symptoms of poison ivy and poison oak. The skin-friendly product is pH-balanced and biodegradable. It safely removes grease, oil, tar and other substances. Applied to skin after exposure to poison oak or ivy, it dissolves and removes poisonous sap and prevents skin rash and skin reactions. If you already have a rash from poison oak or ivy, Timber Wolf relieves itching, dries the irritated areas and limits further spread of the rash.

Visit www.timberwolfhandcleaner.com to learn more.


Travel Light

Fecon has introduced the FTX600 as its new flagship tractor. Equipped with a 600 hp Cummins QSX15 engine, it delivers 210 gallons of hydraulic flow to the variable-speed mulching head. It has a hydrostatic, all-steel, oscillating undercarriage. Fitted with the Fecon BH300 or BH350 Bull Hog, it can achieve a cutting height of 98 inches and cut 32 inches below grade. The Power Management system optimizes torque and rotor speed. The tractor features 5.9 PSI ground pressure for less ground disturbance and a lighter footprint. The spacious cab offers excellent visibility through 45 square feet of Lexan windows. The FTX600 also features large compartment doors, tilting cab and efficient component layout.

Find more information at www.fecon.com.