Active Friction Control

Knife sensor - Active Friction Control



A new knife sensor is now being introduced as an option to all Log Max heads. The Active Friction Control key feature is the active adjustment of the delimbing knifes. The Active Friction Control continuously adjusts the tree stem along the stem path while harvesting, depending on diameter and type of wood.
This feature will give less friction while harvesting, and therefore reduces the energy consumption. When the Active Friction Control is combined with an accumulation kit, it enables a special feature for the multi-stemming process. While operating with multi-stemming the grip of the delimbing knives will reduce to get less friction, in order to prevent jamming of the trees.
Active Friction Control is available for newly placed orders and for retrofitting as listed below.


Log Max: Part number (order): Retrofitting Serial #: Part #:
928 RT032145 #120001- #032145
4000B RT032145 #140001- #032145
5000D RT032146 #3572- #032146
6000B RT033745 #160011- #033745
6000Twin RT033745 #3600002- #033745
E6 RT033745 #260001- #033745
7000C RT033745 #3662- #033745
7000XT RT047088 #2867- #047088
7000XT Fixed Head RT047088 #4170- #047088
10000XT RT047088 #3477 #047088

For more information please contact your local Log Max dealer.


Alternative measuring wheels
Alternative measuring wheels

Kits with alternative length measuring wheels   Considering the many different circumstances which may have an impact on length measuring Log Max now provides kits with alternative length measuring wheels. New heads will still be deliv [ ... ]

Read more...
Hultdins SuperCut 30 cc
Hultdins SuperCut 30 cc

New saw option for Log Max 5000, 6000, 6000Twin, 7000 and 7000Twin   The all new Hultdins SuperCut 30 cc equipped with a saw motor from Parker deliverers a higher torque and better efficiency. The motor is optimized for saw application [ ... ]

Read more...
New casted processor knives
New casted processor knives

Cast processor knives with welded tips   Log Max releases a new delimbing knife option for Log Max 6000B and 6000Twin. The new casted processor knives with welded tips are designed for the best possible result when working on deck. The [ ... ]

Read more...
New welded upper knife
New welded upper knife

New upper knife with replaceable knife edge   Log Max is introducing a new upper knife to the models Log Max E6, 6000Twin, 7000Twin and Log Max 7000XT. The knife is welded and has a replaceable knife edge. Thanks to this the upper knif [ ... ]

Read more...
Updated lower delimbing knives
Updated lower delimbing knives

Lower delimbing knives on Log Max E6 updated   Log Max has updated the lower delimbing knives for Log Max E6. The new update includes several improvements, updated knife edge, new knife edge outline, additional material to the knife bo [ ... ]

Read more...
Updated feed roller arms
Updated feed roller arms

Feed roller arms for Log Max 10000XT updated.   Log Max is now introducing updated feed roller arms for Log Max 10000 XT. The updated feed roller arms has received an overhaul in the attachment areas. Additional material has been added [ ... ]

Read more...
Welded measuring wheel arm
Welded measuring wheel arm

New optional welded measuring wheel arm   Log Max is now introducing an alternative measuring wheel arm for Log Max 6000B, 6000Twin. The optional measuring wheel arm is welded instead of the standard measuring wheel arm which is casted [ ... ]

Read more...
New hose guard available
New hose guard available

A new hose guard is available   A new hose guard is now available for Log Max 6000B and 7000C harvesting heads. This hose guard will help to prevent damage or tangling of the hoses. This new hose guard is specially developed for  [ ... ]

Read more...