The following photos are of Dale and Gary Bernards. They were taken on Hull-Oakes ground near Monroe, Oregon in July of 2008.

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The big Stihl 880 makes short work of this tree. Look at those chips fly!

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Dale and Gary are going to help this one go over with a  Silvey Tree Jack they bought at Madsen's.

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This is Dale pictured with his "big" saw. This is also a good shot of the jack seat they made for the Silvey Tree Jack. 

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This is another shot of Dale next to the butt of this big fir. This tree had fifteen bushel in it.

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This is Gary standing on the springboard. A big saw with a long bar is not easy to run on good ground. Imagine the strength and balance required to run one while standing on a springboard.

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Here Gary is making a bucking cut on this big fir. His sixty inch bar doesn't reach through.

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This is Dale putting an undercut in a smaller fir.

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A big tree requires a good sized undercut. Notice how well Gary has lined up his cuts. These guys are real experts. Thanks Dale and Gary for the great photos.