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Tying The Wench to His Truck and the First Cut

 

Then he took the end of the rope and tethered it to his truck which was parked the distance from the tree that he knew the tree would fall.  He then “ratcheted the rope to pull it tighter and tighter on the tree until the tree started to bend towards the truck and his planned dropping spot. 

Tying The Wench to His Truck and the First Cut

 

Then he took the end of the rope and tethered it to his truck which was parked the distance from the tree that he knew the tree would fall.  He then “ratcheted the rope to pull it tighter and tighter on the tree until the tree started to bend towards the truck and his planned dropping spot. 

comments (12)

Nice to see the progression...
....peter:): this collage tells a lot about the progress Larry....petersmile
This is exciting Peter....smile
....peter:): it was just as exciting trying to catch the photos Frank....petersmile
  • sherri
  • Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
  • 17 Jul 2018, 02:34
well documented
....peter:): thank you Sherri.....petersmile
Such a process!
....peter:): he does this every day Elizabeth... his regular job it to fell the trees along the Hydro lines... and on weekends he does local work... he did three trees that Sunday....petersmile
  • Chris
  • Not Nowhere
  • 17 Jul 2018, 06:54
I'm sure this is skilful work
....peter:): it is a special craftsmanship Chris....petersmile
  • gutteridge
  • Somewhere in deep space
  • 17 Jul 2018, 06:58
It is precision work Peter, fortunately.
....peter:): he was as precise as it gets Chad... he dropped that tree right in the middle of our yard....petersmile
  • Philine
  • Germany
  • 17 Jul 2018, 08:17
Yes, a skillful work, I like your montage of the 'working man'.
....peter:): thank you Philine... André is a true professional at his craft....petersmile
I bet they don't get photographed like this very often Peter
....peter:): it gets kind of scary to do it Bill... but i trusted his workmanship....petersmile
Tu as fait de belles photos de cet arbre Peter, et j'aimerais bien voir non seulement ta maison mais aussi ton espace de vie qui me semble très agréable. Bisous pour 3
....peter:): merci Marie ... J'ai montré beaucoup de photos de notre propriété sur shutterchance au fil des ans ... vous avez vu beaucoup de photos de notre maison du lac et à la vue de notre véranda sur cour et les couchers de soleil ... cet arbre montre la cour arrière derrière la maison .... Bisous de nous 3
De belles photos, il va tomber sous peu! Bise, bon mardi tout doux!
....peter:): merci Maria-Linae ... l'arbre est tombé exactement là où il était supposé dans notre arrière-cour .... Bisous, bonne journée....peter/pierresmile
This is really good Peter, I hope you got a good first time shot, he couldn't stand it up again for a second try smile
....peter:): i got as much of the process as possible Brian... there are no second chances smile
....petersmile
It's great to see professionals at work, Peter. Bet they've done this countless times before and know exactly what the job requires.
....peter:): Andre works for Hydro 1 culling trees under the power lines during the week Beverly... he is a professional as they come... he does the local work on weekends only... he took down three trees that Sunday....petersmile

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