Easy-to-use and lightweight grapplesaw with tilt. The grapple saw is a combination of a high-powered chainsaw that can cut through wood within seconds, and a strong grapple that locks onto the tree allowing the operator to lower the limb to the ground in a controlled manner preventing property damage or injury to people below. Suitable for installation on various base machines.
Fast and easy to use – increases productivity
Stable both in felling and loading position
Full control over all functions – e.g. make the saw movement many times without opening the grapple.
Works perfectly as a traditional loading grapple
Easy to install
No additional hydraulic lines are needed – only grapple open and grapple close
Completely stepless control – for example, stop the tilt half way if necessary
Control everything safely from the ground via remote control
Control system alternatives
Standard: 2 hydraulic lines (grapple open/close) + Radio-control (incl. 2 batteries and a battery charger)
Option: 2 hydraulic lines (grapple open/close) + Cable control
Suitable base machines
Smaller knuckleboom cranes
Forest trailers with cranes
Excavators (free hanging)
If you are considering installing this grapple saw on another base machine, please consult the Mecanil dealer.
Grapple claw alternatives
Standard: Energy grapple claws (open ended)
Option: Traditional log grapple claws (closed ends)
Option: A-model claws (claws with diagonal plates)