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Sep 03, Instructor Jeff McGinnis demonstrates step-cutting the base of a hang-up tree during an S Wildland Fire Chain Saws class.
The lower sections are removed. Felling a hung-up hazard tree is a particularly hazardous and complex task. Safely felling a hang-up requires extreme caution and expertise. The following are topics sawyers should review during tailgate safety discussions to address felling hang-up hazard trees: Size up and Evaluation: Cut/No Cut.
Mar 30, Start with sawing off the middle of the hinge so that two corners are saved.
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Then cut off the corner on the opposite side from the direction in which you intend to roll down the tree. Cut this corner with repeated saw cuts diagonally from above.
Make sure to leave the corner on the same side that you intend to roll down the shrubgrinding.barted Reading Time: 5 mins. Jun 01, I cut this tree last fall and it fell and got wedged. This is how I cut it down. Aug 03, How to safely get down hung up tree. When I tried to drop this standing dead ash tree it got hung up in nearby maple tree.
The stump in the ground won't move and the top is hung up in another tree.
This is the technique that I us. Feb 12, When hinge cutting for deer habitat, we are often cutting in woods with very high stem density, so that trees sometimes get hung up.
shrubgrinding.barEDEERHABITAT.C. Jul 16, Get a come-along and long lengths of chain. Hook the chain to the tree that looks like the easiest and/or safest to bring down. Hook the come-along on another tree as far away as possible. Crank the come-along until tight (in the direction you want the tree to fall). Then go in and cut a little, but not too much (don't pinch your bar).Estimated Reading Time: 9 mins.