I have two ms362c . They are great saws. best power to weight ratio. I run them with a 20" bar and a 24" bar. No problem in the tree. I see no point for a smaller medium saw between the 200t/201t and 362.
Is your 300 minimum for just the chipper? You have a per man charge on top of that?
I usually have a 2hr minimum charge, and I charge to have the chipper onsite, even if it only does 15 min of work. Which 15min chipping : 1hr 45min cutting is about the ratio.
Serf Life is correct. Cleaning up someone elses mess is the pits. especially old messes.
As far as charging out, at first i went with a similar price to the rental shop. Having rented from Nor-Val before I got my chipper, I know that after fueling up, it cost me $400/day.
So at first I was...
I've seen a few versions/ideas. Not a fan of the zip ties set up, forget who posted that.
I'm looking into getting the monkey beaver harness, and I'd like to copy what August Hunicke has. Anyone have good results with a certain a rope grab? Petzal's Micrograb looks like a good option...