Product Review

The most notable feature of the M18 Fuel is just squeeze and go – no rip-cord pulling.

Milwaukee Tool M18 Fuel14-Inch Top-Handle Chainsaw

TCI Magazine recently put Milwaukee Tool’s new M18 Fuel (FUEL™) 14-inch, battery-powered chain saws in the hands of several arborists to get their “first tracks” (impressions) of the saw. Marshal Kim, an ISA Certified Arborist and a climber with Barrett Tree Service East Inc., an accredited, 17-year TCIA member company based in Medford, Massachusetts, took […]

Two New England arborists put the Husqvarna 542i XP battery-powered chain saw through its paces.

Husqvarna 542i XP Battery Saw

TCI Magazine greatly appreciates the volunteer efforts of the two field testers for this product review, Chris Girard, owner of Girard Tree Service, and Ryan Torcicollo, CTSP, with SavATree. “It’s a good saw.I think it’s going to be a hit!” Here’s how this all went down. Husqvarna shipped two 542i XP battery-powered chain saws to […]

Good footing is necessary on crane jobs.

HAIX Airpower XR26 Work Boots

I tracked down Aidan Gray on a job site in February 2024 to get his views on the new Airpower XR26 work boots from HAIX. HAIX North America Inc. is a seven-year TCIA corporate member company based in Lexington, Kentucky. Gray is a senior at Essex North Shore Agricultural & Technical School in Danvers, Massachusetts. […]

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