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Apr 09, On trees leaning backwards or in other undesirable directions, a bore cut allows you to use wedges to control the direction of its fall. When you make a bore cut, a strap of wood at the back of the tree holds it safely and securely, allowing you all the. Oct 11, the bore cut is a cut used buy fallers to take the loaded wood from a tree that is under high tension and compression and de-detonate it.
so it can be felled. Bore cut to establish a hinge and cut toward the back of the tree. Stop the cut leaving enough holding wood on the back side of the tree.
Then, release the tree from the back side with a cut below the bore cut. Hinge wood of sufficient length and width is required to control the tree when falling. The bore (back) cut must be made at the same level as the notch to increase hinge strength.
May 10, For leaners it is tough to beat. For any tree (other than very small ones) it is good. although not necessary. I usually cut tree off at higher than normal level when teaching new guys (about as high as I can comfortably reach), then have them bore cut remainder. at that point they are only working with a couple of feet of wood. Nov 27, A bore can be used with most felling methods and can be applied regardless of guide bar length and tree size.
It is essential that bore cutting is done exactly as described here. Any deviation can mean a major risk of kickback since the tip of the guide bar is used treeremove.barted Reading Time: 7 mins.