Cutting Edge – Products

Samson’s HyperClimb double-braid climbing line

Samson’s new HyperClimb is an 11.7 mm, 100%-polyester, double-braid climbing line designed for both moving and stationary rope systems and climbers of all levels. It is designed to be durable with low elasticity – 1.3% at 540 pounds – to ensure that energy output is spent on the ascent. The 24-strand cover is intended to […]

Husqvarna T540i XP battery-powered chain saw

Husqvarna’s new T540i XP battery-powered chain saw is a top-handle saw designed and developed with professional arborists. (It also is available as the 540i XP rear-handle saw.) Used with the newly released BLi200X battery, the T540i XP is designed to have capabilities equivalent to professional 40cc-class gas chain saws. With the completely redesigned, optimized system, […]

Hiab HiConnect equipment-monitoring feature

Hiab USA, maker of load-handling equipment including Hiab, Effer and Argos loader cranes, has added a new feature for its equipment, Hiab HiConnect, an equipment-monitoring service. All new, connected equipment in the U.S. will come with a two-year HiConnect Premium subscription included. With HiConnect Premium, users receive real-time data about their Hiab equipment’s operation and […]

Vermeer Cutting System for stump grinders

Vermeer is enhancing its stump-cutter product line with the introduction of the patent-pending Vermeer Cutting System (VCS). The tooth on the VCS has a mounting and retention structure that is designed to help keep teeth from shifting in the pocket while absorbing the shearing force, instead of the bolt securing the tooth to the cutter […]

DPL Telematics’ AssetView GPS tracking system

DPL Telematics’ new portable AssetView is a battery-powered GPS tracking solution for wireless monitoring of any asset to improve logistics, manage inventory and curb theft. The company promotes it as the industry’s smallest such device. The self-contained GPS tracking solution is designed to install in seconds, requires no external power and can last years on […]

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