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Essential Equipment Used in Tree Removal

Tree cutting involves a little more than your typical axe and saw to get the job done as seamlessly and as efficiently as possible. Your local tree removers need a lot more equipment and devices to make sure that when they remove your tree, the job is actually complete. Moreover, you also have to make sure such activity passes the standards of your local inspection officer and adheres to the regulations of your local government right where tree removals are concerned.

As such, here at Trees Down Under, we possess equipment and tools that are essential for your tree removals. You never have to worry about requesting for a job that leaves you wondering if anything from the cutting and clearing. We cover everything. That is why our team of expert tree removers use a lot of things to remove your trees as safely and efficiently as possible. 

These are the essential equipment for tree removal:

Rigging equipment

Rigging equipment is for handling and moving around objects and people for tree removal. We also use rigging equipment for lifting tasks and climbing really high trees. Rigging equipment is also necessary for transporting things from the ground up or vice versa. These can be accessories for trucks, tractors or cranes or platforms that can be for transportation uses.

Some of the basic rigging equipment are:

  • Chains
  • Pulleys
  • Slings
  • Blocks
  • Rigging plates
  • Harnesses
  • Brakes
  • Ropes and ladders
  • Swivels 

Cutting equipment

Can you guess what cutting equipment if for? Yep, you guessed right. Cutting equipment is for cutting your trees. There are plenty of cutting equipment for tree removals, finding the one necessary for any kind of tree is necessary to avoid injury or accidents during tree removals. From removing your trunks up to getting rid of branches and twigs, cutting equipment is the heart of tree removals.

Some of the basic cutting equipment for tree removals are:

  • Chainsaw
  • Axe
  • Stump grinders
  • Wedges
  • Skid steers
  • Wood chippers
  • Head trimmers
  • Pruners
  • hatchets

Safety equipment and First Aid Kit

More than anything, the safety and precaution of tree removers should be a priority before any job. And as such, necessary equipment and things should always be accessible sight whenever tree removals are done.

Safety equipment is used to keep our team safe from harm. These include, but are not limited to the following: 

  • Helmets or hard hats
  • Saddles
  • Safety goggles
  • Thick gloves
  • Vests
  • Boots
  • Protective gears, etc.

As much as accidents should be avoided at all cause, tree removals are still jobs are still tasks prone to sustaining injuries. As such, we always have our first aid kits in case things go wrong. Basics range from these:

  • Disinfectants
  • Gauzes
  • bandages
  • Band-aids
  • Tweezers
  • Sticky tapes
  • Cotton
  • Disposable gloves
  • Eyewash
  • Burn cream
  • Wipes, etc.


Tree removals aren’t as easy they look. Here at Trees Down Under, we use a lot of essential tools and devices to make sure that with each tree removal job from us, our service is impeccable and efficient. We have the standard and certified equipment for every tree removal job and make sure that all our tools operate with permits, and our team possess the proper licence.

Are you interested in getting that tall tree in your backyard removed? Give us a call at 0475 463 597 or send us an enquiry at info@treesdownunder.com.au

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