The 2014 World Pole Climbing Championships

tags Chainsaw, Forest, forest and garden, Husqvarna
The world’s greatest pole climbers are back to tackle the towering 25 meter vertical wooden poles at the World Pole Climbing Championships. World records are on the line as experienced and new competitors aim to scale the pole faster than Usain Bolt can run a flat 100 (his world record stands at 9.58 seconds!). The championships are sure to prove a heart racing event as climbers chase for the coveted number one spot.
01 September 2014

Climbing to the top with Husqvarna

tags Chainsaw, Husqvarna, Landscaping
Remember climbing trees as a child? Some people keep on climbing and become arborists. An arborist knows everything there is to know about trees and works hard to keep them in good shape. One person who is thoroughly familiar with arboriculture challenges is former World Champion and tenfold Australian Champion, Kiah Martin. She is a Victorian arborist based in Melbourne, but she travels nationwide for work and industry events. We asked her why she chose to become an arborist.
03 July 2014

Charged for perfection and durability

tags battery, battery chainsaw, battery hedge trimmer, battery power tool, battery series, battery trimmer, Husqvarna
For more than 50 years Husqvarna has been developing high-performance tools designed to help professional forest workers and landscapers as well as landowners and garden enthusiasts to meet their daily challenges. Now a new chapter has been added to our long history of innovations – the Husqvarna Battery Series.
03 July 2014

A cut above: the world’s finest loggers get their championship chainsaws ready

tags Chainsaws, Husqvarna, Professional saws, WLC
The 31st World Logging Championships 2014 will be held this coming September in the beautiful lakeside village of Brienz, Switzerland, the original home of wood carving.
12 May 2014