a skidder is any type of heavy vehicle used in a logging operation for pulling cut trees out of a forest in a process called 'skidding', in which the logs are transported from the cutting site to a landing. there they are loaded onto trucks or in times past, railroad cars or flumes , and sent to the mill.one exception is that in the early days of logging, when distances from the timberline to .
james 'stump' johnson was the brother of jesse johnson, 'a prominent black business man,' who around 1909 had moved the family from clarksville, tennessee, to st. louis, where he ran a music store and was a promoter. james, a self-taught piano player, made a career playing the city's brothels.
a fierce pancake is the second and final album and only full-length studio album by anglo-irish experimental rock band stump, released 7 march 1988 on ensign records.after the band had enjoyed some underground success in the 1980s, including the release of their critically acclaimed 'buffalo' single and quirk out mini-album in 1986, the band signed to major label ensign records and began work .
the process of deliberately cutting a tree to a stump to regrow is known as coppicing.. stump removal. tree stumps can be difficult to remove from the ground. they can be dug out, shredded with a stump grinder or burnt.. a common method for stump removal is to use one of the many chemical stump removal products, so long as immediate results are not needed.
the lombard steam log hauler, patented 21 may 1901, was the first successful commercial application of a continuous track for vehicle propulsion. the concept was later used for military tanks during world war i and for agricultural tractors and construction equipment following the war.
alvin orlando lombard was the american inventor of the track-wheeled vehicle. first patented in 1901, the lombard steam log hauler revolutionized the movement of harvested logs through the woods and set the stage for every snowmobile, tank and bulldozer ever built.
a logging truck or timber lorry is a large truck used to carry logs. some have integrated flatbeds, some are discrete tractor units, and some are configured to spread a load between the tractor unit and a dollied trailer pulled behind it. often more than one trailer is attached.
a tool is an object used to extend the ability of an individual to modify features of the surrounding environment. although many animals use simple tools, only human beings, whose use of stone tools dates back hundreds of millennia, have been observed using tools to make other tools.
the stump is the base of the trunk and the attached woody roots. tree stumps and roots are extracted using a hydraulic head on a tracked excavator or with a mechanical head equipped by a special tool for tractors. stump harvesting is expected to provide an increasing component of the woody material required by the woody biomass power sector in .
the bmpt 'terminator' tank support fighting vehicle is a post-cold war armored fighting vehicle afv , designed and manufactured by the russian company uralvagonzavod.this vehicle was designed for supporting tanks and other afvs in urban areas.the bmpt is unofficially named the 'terminator' by the manufacturers. it is heavily armed and armored to survive in urban combat.
stump the hump. the stump the hump is an annual walking event that traverses the hump ridge track in the standard anti-clockwise direction. it was started in 2011 and walkers start early at midnight on a friday in february with lights to guide their way. it is expected most walkers will finish the track in less than 24 hours. any money raised .
allmusic's jason ankeny said: ''unlike the majority of groove merchant dates from the mid-'70s, stump juice forgoes warhorse pop and soul covers in favor of original tunes – these tabulas rasa are the ideal canvas for lester's bare-essentials production and mcgriff's sinuous grooves, eschewing fusion and disco influences in favor of , unadulterated jazz-funk'.
the above operations can be carried out by different methods, of which the following three are considered industrial methods: tree-length logging / stem only harvesting soh trees are felled and then delimbed and topped at the stump. the log is then transported to the landing, where it is bucked and loaded on a truck. this leaves the slash and the nutrients it contains in the cut area .
the smoking stump was a band formed in 1983 in dallas, by brothers dick and richard van richard dick .. dick was playing cowbell at the time, though he quickly switched to rhythm guitar. richard continued to play bass guitar with his custom six-string basses. they recruited dan chuckup for lead vocals, wayne lyle gary dwayne on keyboards and .
stump were an anglo-irish indie/experimental/rock group featuring former microdisney members mick lynch vocals and rob mckahey drums , along with kev hopper bass and chris salmon guitar . they formed in london in 1983. the original vocalist was nick hobbs, who left early on to form the shrubs.. their first release was a four track ep mud on a colon issued in 1986 through the ron johnson .