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SILVI-CREW LTD. SPACING SAW TRAINING PROGRAM: MODULE 6
SILVICS OF PRECOMMERCIAL THINNING
OBJECTIVES: This module is designed to provide the student with an understanding of the purpose and operability range of precommercial thinning as a silvicultural treatment. The objectives, site requirements and variability and the various benefits of this precommercial treatment as a silvicultural technique will be examined.
STUDENT PERFORMANCE EVALUATION:
Each student must participate in the class discussions of the concepts of silvicultural techniques and the role of precommercial thieneral preparations for work, including adjustment of the harness and suspension eyelet. Fuel mixing and starting procedures must also be discussed by each student. Finally, the concepts involved with strip layout, mapping and piece rate payment methods
SUBJECT: Spacing Saw Training Program Adjustment of Suspension Eyelet & Harness
1. Quick release chest plate & back plate.
2. Adjustment of saw weight
3. Adjustment of saw height
4. Adjustment of saw balance
Last Updated 02/18/2004