Tony Tresselt in May TCI Magazine
What’s rigging? Basically, the art and science of using ropes and pulleys to lower large sections of a tree to the ground. But it’s not as simple as it sounds. As Tony writes in the introductory paragraph, “Rigging for a production arborist can be challenging and complicated.” The goal is efficiency, balancing time and technique to get the job done quickly and safely.
Tony’s article, Reducing Forces in your Rigging System, may be viewed online free at the magazine’s website.