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Home Forestry LLP, are very pleased to announce their new dealership in England and Wales for the Finnish Harvester head company Syketec LTD. Home Forestry LLP is based in the Shropshire, England as is a Forestry machine sales and Timber Harvesting company est. 1996. Syketec LTD produce stroke heads, and tractor mounted processors referred to as the JOBO range, which can also have wheel motors fitted to speed up delimbing, if the base machine has the required oil flow. The Jobo 50 ST and Jobo 75 ST are available to be mounted on forest cranes and the EX-models are designed for excavator bases.
The Jobo 50 ST Bambi is a small stroke harvester and is specifically developed to be fitted on small to medium size base machines. Thanks to is low weight and compactness it can be mounted on a 3-tonne excavator or any tractor-based crane. It is ideal for mini forwarders like the Market leading Swedish Alstor 840 pro combi, which Home forestry llp are the UK agents for.
The Jobo ST 50 requires 30-60 litre/min oil flow and has good ergonomic design and delimbing force for its size. It can fell up to 30cm and delimb up to 25 cm trees. It has 4 movable knifes and a spring-loaded top knife to allow better delimbing in bent timber, all made from Hardox steel, with good profile design. Optional length measuring wheel, and diameter measuring is available along with CAN-bus control units for multiply tree species and pre-set lengths. Optional feed wheels, with 200cc motors can be added to the combi models, to speed up production, and aid delimbing. Both heads use 2.0mm .404 chain.
The Jobo ST75 Jumbo is a larger head, capable of felling up to 40 cm and delimbing up to 35 cm. It requires 80-120 Litre/min and has a longer stroke @ 75 cm. The Jobo 75 has a larger saw motor and has the option for 4 x 315cc wheel motors in the Combi version. Also available with optional measuring equipment. Syketec also produce a range of accessories including excavator boom extensions and quick couplings, control systems, tractor hydraulic PTO pump & tank kits and boom packages.
Home Forestry LLP are very impressed with the build quality and ergonomic design, we believe the product is well balanced and strong, with lots of excellent features. We are looking forward to the delivery of the first unit, a Jobo St50 which will arrive in Late April and will be fitted to our Alstor 840 pro as a demonstrator.
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Home Forestry are now agents for JPM trailers, A very strong and well designed range of agricultural and forestry trailers including, Dump trailers, low loaders, grain/ silage trailers and bale trailers. Contact Home Forestry for prices and information
Confor woodland show September 5th & 6th of September. The largest forestry based show in the UK in 2019. Location Longleat Estate.
Join us on the Demo circuit stand W17-18.
Join Us at the Burwarton Show 1st of August 2019. One of the largest 1 day agricultural shows in the UK
Join Us in Inverness Scotland on the 17th of May for a day of Alstor 840 pro cminiforwarder demonstrations. Morray Estates, Forres IV36 2ST
9am - 4pm.
New Alstor 840 Pro Combi mini-forwarder now in stock. Hydraostatic drive, with parker hydraulic flow sharing valve, mini levers (harvester ready). 5m Palms crane, 29hp Kubota 3 cylinder diesel.
Contact Nathan for more information and to book a demonstration
OPEN DEMO DAY
Join Us on the 10th of November from 10 am till 4 pm for live demonstrations of forestry fencing and firewood machinery
APF 2018 20-22nd September
Join Us at the UK'S largest Forestry exhibition at Ragley Hall Warwickshire. We will have a wide range of Forestry machinery on stand from Alstor, Rabaud and Farma. We will be doing live demonstrations and be on hand to discuss your requirements. Demo Circuit 840-880
Thursday 2nd August 2018 Burwarton Agricultural Show
Join Us on our stand this year at the famous Burwarton Agricultural show. Its our local event and one of, if not the biggest one day agricultural show in the UK. Come and join us for a great family day out and to view a wide range of forestry and firewood machinery from Rabaud and Alstor.