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Felling and bunching small timber on steep slopes.Author(s): Rodger A. Arola; Edwin S. Miyata; John A. Sturos; Helmuth M. Steinhilb
Source: Research Paper NC-203. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Paper (RP)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionDiscusses the results of a field test of the unique Menzi Muck machine for felling and bunching small trees on steep slopes. Includes the analysis of a detailed time study to determine the productivity, costs, and economic feasibility of this unusual machine.
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CitationArola, Rodger A.; Miyata, Edwin S.; Sturos, John A.; Steinhilb, Helmuth M. 1981. Felling and bunching small timber on steep slopes. Research Paper NC-203. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordslogging, rough terrain, productivity, costs, mechanized harvesting
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