Montgomery Tree and Stump package delivery June of 2014. The first cab-over package Palfinger USA designed with maneuverability as well as 360 degree, 100% stability. This package included a Mack MR688-S and Palfinger PK33002 with 94' of vertical reach.
Gerasimek Tree and Stump package delivery October of 2014. The duplicate package to the Montgomery unit with a few added features - mainly the Mecanil SG220 Grapple Saw - and the Palfinger USA Tree-Mek is born.
Tree-Mek Number 3 which was completed in December 2015 for Jerad Oren and Graden Bloxham at Bluestone Tree in Bloomington, Indiana. This package included a Palfinger PK33002-E, PJ060-B, JV1 and Mecanil SG220. These guys have some interesting videos to watch on Instagram and facebook ... check them out at @bluestonetree @figure8experience vimeo.com/181130556
Bluestone recently purchased an additional Tree-Mek from Palfinger USA, which we displayed at the 2017 TCIA Conference in Columbus, Ohio. If you haven't had a chance to see this package, below are a few pictures. The chassis is an Autocar ACX tandem-steer with a Palfinger PK110002 mid-mounted, custom 30" pass-through tool enclosure and 12' flatbed. The package overall length is 33' which allows unmatched job site maneuverability for a crane package in this class.
Recently completed is a Palfinger PK88002 mid-mounted on a Kenworth T-880 which includes a 30" pass-through toolbox and a 14' flatbed for Bob Montgomery of Montgomery Tree and Stump Removal. This package included a custom cab protector with integrated LED lighting, Low-profile LED strobe lighting, several work lights, visor-mounted light bar, rear flood lighting and strobe bar, aluminum log stansions, as well as many other custom features. Below are several pictures of this package.