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Book - The Tree Climber's Companion - 2nd Edition


Book - The Tree Climber's Companion - 2nd Edition
SKU: BK-TCCISBN: 0-615-11290-0
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  • Made in the United States of America!

Product Description

  • A great reference and / or training manual for professional tree climbers
  • Covers all aspects of tree climbing, including:
    • Proper gear selection
    • Rope installation, entering the tree and tree positioning
    • Appropriate knot selection
    • Complete illustrations of climbing techniques and knots
  • Author Jeff Jepson has invested a tremendous amount of time in producing this "2nd Edition" and the contents are based on his own experiences and studies
  • Book is small enough to pack in the glove box or backpack, at only 104 pages


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Questions & Answers

1 Question & 1 Answer
from Hermitage, MO asked:
May 17, 2020
Is this available in paperback?  My husband is a tree trimmer and incarcerated currently in Missouri department of corrections and can only receive paperback books.  He asked me to order him some books to read while he is incarcerated during this period.
1 Answer
Yes, this book is paperback and rather small.
Submitted by: WRS on May 17, 2020

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By Scott N.
The Tree Climber's Companion 2nd ed.
February 16, 2021
I used this reference book prior to working with an arborist crew. It was extremely helpful to know in advance some of the techniques they used. It was also good to know what knots to use and the names of the equipment. I would recommend it for those starting out.

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