The method enables a quick and rapid cut of all diameters, from shrubs and
brush to young trees. The fields of application are all sorts of machine
assisted forest cleaning; strip clearing, pre-commercial thinning, roadside
and power line clearing. The cut is made by a patented self tensioning chain
system on a circular blade. The units can handle diameters ranging from 1 to
Two products are introduced, the Bracke C12.a Felling head and
the Bracke C16.a Accumulating felling head. The C12.a is a light weight unit
for all sizes of base machines. The C16.a has arms for accumulating stems and
creates piles for further transportation to biomass plants.
heads will be exhibited at the World Bioenergy 2006 fair in Jönköping, Sweden;
at SkogsNolia in Umeå, Sweden and at Euroforest in France.