Forestry

Introducing A New Used Equipment Online Experience at MachineFinder.com

April 30, 2015

Here at MachineFinder, our mission is to provide users from around the globe with access to equipment photos, descriptions, details, locations and more, so they can make informed used equipment purchasing decisions. With millions of visitors to MachineFinder.com in the past year, it seems we are successfully providing this information to our user base, but we are always striving for ways to improve the online experience.

MachineFinder Homepage

As we looked at the new generation of online browsing and the technologies available to our audience, we realized nearly half of all recent website visits to MachineFinder.com were coming from mobile devices (smartphones, tablets, etc.).

Video Gallery: Tackling Forestry Operations with John Deere ForestSight

March 26, 2015

We believe that you can’t improve what you don’t measure. Measuring machine productivity is easier with John Deere ForestSight. Whether your team consists of just a few machines or a large fleet, you can gather important information about your daily forestry operations and performance of each machine with this innovative technology.

forestry operations

To better explain how ForestSight can help optimize your forestry operations, we’ve put together a brief overview of 3 informational videos. These videos look at how this technology helps optimize machines, jobsites and uptime. Enjoy!

The Deep-Rooted History of John Deere Industrial Equipment

March 19, 2015

John Deere and Company’s legacy is built on more than 175 years of superior products and groundbreaking solutions. Founded in 1837, the company never forgets a statement from John Deere himself; “I will never put my name on a product that doesn’t have in it the best that is in me.”

john deere industrial

Along this journey, there have been many noteworthy company milestones and game-changing innovations, including within the John Deere Industrial Equipment line. For this reason, we thought it would be fascinating to take a look at the deep-rooted history of John Deere industrial equipment with an overview of two exciting videos. So, let’s jump right into it!

Image Gallery: 20 John Deere Wheel Loaders Making Hard Work Look Easy

February 19, 2015

Whether you’re shuttling seed, transporting bales, handling trees or moving materials, there are numerous John Deere wheel loaders to consider for the job.  With more power and control, machine operators are able to increase productivity.

John Deere Wheel Loaders

Those involved in these industries understand that serious productivity demands serious thinking, which is why John Deere works closely with their Customer Advocate Group to understand and innovate what machinery customers really want. This collaboration recently came into play when designing the John Deere 744K-II Wheel Loader, equipped with productive material movers, larger new higher-capacity axles, standard axle cooling, filtration for heavy-duty maneuverability and much more!

Video Gallery: John Deere M-Series Forestry Equipment Grand Debut

January 22, 2015

John Deere recently announced that a new line of forestry equipment, including the M-Series Tracked Feller Bunchers and Tracked Harvesters, would hit the market. With the help of valued forestry customers, Deere was able to gather detailed feedback to innovate and design the John Deere M-Series forestry equipment lineup.

This lineup aims to improve and simplify logger’s daily operations. For this reason, we’ve put together a video gallery to provide a clear overview of all that these game changing machines have to offer. Enjoy!

Introducing the M-Series: Consider the Game Officially Changed

Meet the M-Series: The Latest John Deere Tracked Harvester and Feller Buncher Options

January 12, 2015

John Deere has recently announced their next generation of forestry equipment; the M-Series Tracked Feller Bunchers and Tracked Harvesters, which were designed based on hundreds of hours of input from loggers around the world.

M-Series Main

A new boom design, improved cab visibility and operation station, and upgraded serviceability are just a few reasons why this new lineup has been dubbed as a “game changer” within the forestry industry. Let’s take a more in-depth look at some of the features found within these new models.

Rapid Cycle System

RCS

Find the Root of Your Problems with John Deere Feller Bunchers

October 29, 2014

The tracked John Deere feller buncher never disappoints loggers, as it offers high production logging even in tough terrains. With an optional in-the-floor window, providing sight to the ground, operators will be able to see for themselves. In fact, the entire cab is built to offer enhanced visibility.

John Deere Feller Buncher

John Deere feller bunchers ultimately offer loggers more bang for their buck. We will explain some of the key benefits of each tracked feller buncher model, so that you can decide which is best to fit your forestry needs!

753J Tracked John Deere Feller Buncher

John Deere Feller Buncher

Gaining an Edge with John Deere Electronic Solutions

October 15, 2014

When thinking about John Deere products, minds often wander to the iconic green and yellow color scheme and powerful, durable machines. However, within these machines, there is an immense amount of electronics that support the brains behind the brawn.

Electronics

Deere’s products are designed to be just as tough as those operating them. This means all the way down to the core, including the electronics onboard. Let’s take a look at some John Deere electronic solutions that meet the demands of the worksite and power the intelligence behind the steel.

Telematics

Telematics

Take on Miles of Timber with John Deere ForestSight

October 8, 2014

In July of 2014, John Deere ForestSight hit the market, integrating a full suite of technology data and solutions to help loggers better manage their equipment and operations. With this, loggers can save time and money while having a longer lasting line up of forestry machinery.

John Deere ForestSight

We’re here to explain some of the key benefits that you can obtain from using this product and hopefully provide you with a much better understanding of the advanced technology incorporated in it. Let’s jump right into the details.

Why John Deere ForestSight?

Forestry Harvesting Head and Processing Head Maintenance 101

September 29, 2014

John Deere provides the widest range of harvesting and processing heads in the industry, giving customers access to reliable Waratah products. While these incorporate superior grab-arm strength, power-to-weight ratios, and traction-synchronized drives, harvesting head and processing head maintenance is extremely important in preserving the products.

harvesting head

Although these products are designed with durable and long-lasting material for heavy lifting, like any other piece of John Deere machinery, they still need to be properly cared for. For this reason, we’ve put together a list of a few helpful tips to consider when tending to a harvesting head.