What is the best woodyard and firewood loader?

Articulating loader with grapple in woodyard

The right equipment makes a huge difference for firewood operations. An essential piece of equipment for a woodyard is a loader, or at least some kind of equipment to move logs and firewood around with. Many woodyard owners run skidsteers or compact tractors, as these loaders are widely available and affordable. However, skidsteers tear up…

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Watch Game of Trees explain the efficiency of their KM130 Tele articulating loader

Compact loader loading logs with pallet forks

Learn what Kevin from Game of Trees has to say about his Intrepid articulating loader. He met us at the Tree Care Industry expo to discuss the pros of using an Intrepid loader for his tree care business. Kevin from Game of Trees purchased an Intrepid KM130 Tele articulating loader for their tree care business…

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Intrepid mini articulating loaders debut at Equip Expo

Mini articulating loader duals

This year’s Equip Expo visitor will be able to see and drive Intrepid loaders for the first time. Being introduced to the American green industry contractor in 2018, Intrepid loaders have since taken the green industry by storm. Tree care companies like the rugged, all-steel construction and telescopic boom feature of the loader. Landscapers and…

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Miniloaders.com introduces new small articulated loaders for arborists, green industry

small articulated loader moving stump grindings with grapple bucket

As the market for mini skidsteers and small articulated loaders continues to grow, new models are launched by manufacturers and distributors to meet green industry demands. One such distributor is Miniloaders.com, which states they are primarily focused on the needs of tree care professionals. Owner Chris Sleurink states that besides mini skidsteers, 25hp small articulated…

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Cleaning out horse stalls with Purple Packer and the Intrepid KM85 small articulated loader

Cleaning the horse stall can now be done using mechanical and hydraulic power using a mini articulated loader (also referred to as small articulated loader). An articulated miniloader fitted with a manure grab can drive in and scoop up manure and bedding in one sweep. Keeping horse stalls and barns clean is a labor-intensive job…

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Gerrein Green (KY) and Intrepid mini articulating loaders

Tony from Gerrein Green (located near Cincinatti OH) has purchased three Intrepid loaders over the last 2.5 years. Starting with a mini skidsteer, he was introduced to mini articulating loaders from another well-established brand. He was then introduced to Intrepid loaders by a friend and was immediately fond of them. According to Tony, the Intrepids provide better…

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A Texas tree service and its Intrepid KM100 Tele mini loader

Ryan from Sunnybrook Tree Service purchased a Intrepid KM100 Tele mini loader from us in 2018. The tree care company uses the loader to clear brush and logs from the jobsite with a Branch Manager Grapple. Having already named the loader ‘Arnold’, Ryan states that he is able to finish jobs much faster than before. He was also able to…

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TNA grapple

TNAttachments Grapple built and designed by Top Notch Equipment, based on years of tree care industry experience – More info HERE Price: $3995Grapple openening: 61 in.Fits mini-skidsteer universal hitchesText or call Chris at Miniloaders.com for more info or ordering information: +1 806-283-0620

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A short guide to buying a mini loader grapple for tree care

Tree care companies and landscapers that own mini skidsteers or articulating loaders may argue about whether a skidsteer or articulating loader is better, but most will agree that the arborist grapple is one of the best attachments to own. This page aims to help buyers of mini (!) skidsteers/wheel-loaders understand what’s out there when it comes…

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Compact loader decisions – (mini) skidsteer, compact tractor or mini articulating loader?

Whether you’re a landscaper, arborist, construction contractor or just want to work around your property, you may arrive at the point where you want to purchase a small piece of loader equipment. There are multiple compact loader options to choose from, but which is best for you?  This article gives you general information and pros &…

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