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Mor-Bell Logger: Skidding Case StudyAuthor(s): Bryce J. Stokes; Jerry L. Koger; Frank J. Pickle
Source: Res. Note SO-290. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Southern Forest Experiment Station
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DescriptionA production equation was developed for the Mor-Bell logger for skidding while thinning a loblolly pine plantation. Production and costs for skidding and iron gate delimbing were determined for a range of operating conditions.
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CitationStokes, Bryce J.; Koger, Jerry L.; Pickle, Frank J. 1983. Mor-Bell Logger: Skidding Case Study. Res. Note SO-290. New Orleans, LA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 4 p.
KeywordsPlantation, thinning, production rates, costs
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