TAG: log splitter

Yardmax wheels into landscape market

October 27, 2016By

Taking its formal step into the green industry at 2016 GIE+EXPO, Libertyville-Ill.-based outdoor power equipment manufacturer Yardmax showcased a Power Wheelbarrow, log splitters and a plate compactor ideal for landscape contractors. Powered by a Briggs & Stratton engine, the 350-pound Power Wheelbarrow is designed for working in small spaces, with a 4.4 cubic foot hopper capacity. Equipped with all-wheel drive and... read more

Oregon intros Kinetic Log Splitter

September 28, 2016By

Oregon expanded its lineup of log splitters with the addition of the Kinetic Log Splitter. The new log splitter features two, precision-balanced, 70-pound flywheels spinning at 325 rpm to create and store kinetic energy. A pinion gear system applies that stored energy from the flywheels and drives the log through the wedge in roughly 2-3 seconds with minimal to no kickback, according to the... read more