Introduction Wire Rope 2 Logging Rope Introduction 2 Logging Rope Performance Information 3 Rope End Terminations & Lubrication 4 Logging Rope User Information 5
Blocks 6 Block Components 6 Tail & Scabbing Blocks 7 Rider, Fall & Rig Up Blocks 8 Maintenance 9
Rigging Equipment 10 Rigging 10 Chain 14 Rigging Accessories 15
Shackles 16 Loggers Equipment 17 Logging Equipment 17 Fire Equipment Guide 19 Personal Protective Equipment 20 Log Marka速 21 Boots 22 Chainsaw Products 24
Transport 29 Chain & Lever Blocks 30 Skidder Chains 31 Eco-Tracks 32 Trackgrip 34 Loadboss 35 ACME Carriages 36 Safety Signs 38 Fortronic Electronic Chokers 40
The relationship between Shawâ€™s Wire Ropes and NZ forestry extends back to the 19th century. We have proudly supplied NZ loggers since steam powered the countryâ€™s first haulers, when towers were timber, and locomotives carted huge native logs through our forests.
Wood, paper, plastic & rubber
Flammable & Combustible Liquids
Energised Electrical Equipment
Oils & Fats
When Using An Extinguisher Remember P.A.S.S Pull The Pin Aim At The Base Of The Fire Squeeze The Lever Slowly Sweep From Side To Side
Type Of Extinguisher
0.3kg Fallers and individual workers
1.0kg Cars & utes
2.5kg Crew workvan & small heavy equipment
Dry Powder 4.5kg Trucks & large vans, medium sized heavy equipment: skidders, bulldozers
9.0kg Large trucks, large heavy equipment: loaders & excavators
16.0 lt Store in the container onsite to assist with wood/rubber/paper fires. 2 backpacks required per crew. Each backpack must have 20L of stored water available for use onsite
9.0 lt Use on flammable and combustible liquids. Donâ€™t use on electrical equipment!
Minumum Requirements Heavy Equipment:
Bulldozers, Skidders, Tractors, Haulers, Offhighway Trucks, Excavators & Loaders. 1 x 2.0kg dry powder 1 x 9L Foam or Water extinguisher 1 x shovel
9L Foam or water extinguiser required in every excavator, bulldozer loader, tractor, skidder & hauler. Source: *Rural Fire Authority Standard
Crew Transport & Vehicles Transporting Fuel
1kg Dry Powder 1 x shovel
2kg Dry Powder 1 x shovel
FIRE EQUIPMENT GUIDE
FIRE FIGHTING PRODUCTS GUIDE - RECOMMENDED USE
Wash Equipment Regularly Keep batteries, engine , and sump free from debri Keep equipment in good order ready for immediate use. 1 x per person in the crew (stored onsite). 1 x shovel per vehicle (stored in the vehicle) 1 per machine (mounted in machine). *Long or short handles permitted. Minumum total length - 1m.
PAINT FOR KIWI LOG MAKERS Log Marka® is custom formulated to mark and stencil logs quickly and accurately in all weather conditions. Smart painting technology for logs cut in spec and marked clearly.
MORE COVERAGE More logs sprayed per can - lower per log $ marking costs.
GREATER USABILITY Fast flow rate – to match an experienced log maker’s hand speed. Spray the entire can without blockages or propellant failurere.
ALL WEATHER USE Wet weather formula keeps you producing despite the rain.
MULTIPURPOSE LOGGERS NOZZLE Accurate marking: Straight vs Circular spray pattern • Avoid time wasting recuts and expensive double handling. • Mark and stencil quickly with one nozzle
STENCIL FRIENDLY Easy clean formula – less time unblocking and cleaning stencils.
SUPERIOR VISIBILITY High contrast formula – markings clearly visible to loader operators
LOW TOXICITY FORMULA No harmful Toluline or Xylene which can cause headaches and nausea.
GET THE LOG MARKA® DIFFERENCE ASK ABOUT OUR BOX, MULTI BOX, AND PALLET RATES.
BOLT ON TRACTION IMPROVE GRIP AND STABILITY AT A FRACTION OF THE COST OF NEW TRACKS
INCREASED TRACTION MORE GRIP IN STEEP OR WET CONDITIONS
WARNING: MACHINERY MUST BE OPERATED WITHIN THE SLOPE LIMITS STIPULATED BY THE EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURER WHEN USING TRACKGRIPS.
MORE SIDEWAYS STABILITY USEFUL WHEN SHOVELLING HILLSIDES
BETTER PRODUCTIVITY MORE TIME MOVING WOOD, LESS TIME SLIPPING & TRACKING
GREATER MACHINE VERSATILITY CONVERT YOUR SKID BASED MACHINE INTO A SHOVEL LOGGER IN MINUTES
MIGHTY GRIP • DESIGNED FOR FORESTRY USE • BOLT ON IN MINUTES – NO WELDING OR DRILLING • HEAVY DUTY BIZ ALLOY HIGH STRENGTH STEEL • SUPPLIED WITH MOUNTING TOOLS AND FITTING INSTRUCTIONS
FOR MORE GRIP ON YOUR TRACKS
• Accurately measure the load on your skyline: Loaded deflection
10% 8% 6% 4% 2% 1%
3,640 4,450 5,825 8,590 16,900 33,600
Changes in deflection
Source: Fitec Best Practice Guidelines for Cable Logging
• Maximise your drag payload, while working within safe working load limits
REMOVE THE GUESSWORK
• Peace of mind - help to reduce the risk of overload, while safely optimising each drag size • Great training tool for new hauler operators
NEW FEATURES • • • • •
Purpose built for cable logging Can be sheaved and calibrated for 7/8 to 1 3/8” rope Wireless data transfer system Visual display with overload alarm Easy to install and use – 6V to 28V compatible
NOT SURE? ASK THE BOSS 35