Big Dead Tree Removal

A freind and I taking down a big dead tree at my parents house. Keep up with new stuff on the facebook fanpage! Letsdig18.

Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 45,573
Added: 3 years
Runtime: 2:42
Comments: 49

Tags for this video:  

Find more videos in the: "Autos"
Uploaded by: letsdig18
See more videos uploaded by letsdig18

Related Videos:

Filling In A Swimming Pool
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 45567
Time for the ole cement pond to go bye bye!
Excavator Clearing Land
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 13429
Clearing a couple acres for 2 new houses
Excavator Pulls out Stuck Deere 4440 Tractor
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 260788
Farmer found one of my stump holes the day before, had to pull it out the next day in the rain. disc was already removed. Keep up with new stuff on...
Excavator Clearing Trees
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 29239
Clearing off trees for a new house lot
Amazing Tree Removal Excavator
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating
Views: 74671
Excavator clearing brush
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 40377
Clearing brush with a Hyundai 140 Lc
Cutting Down a Huge Fir Tree
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 768855
Saw is a Stihl MS880. This tree is 22 feet 8 inches around at chest height
Mini excavator tree clearing
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 37966
Digging out trees and stumps with 5000 lbs mini ex
Big tree removal with excavator
Rating Rating Rating RatingRating
Views: 40523
Excavator,Tree, Big. The operator knows exactly what he is doing. You cannot tell from the video angle but the road is less than about 15 feet...
Will he ever get this excavator out?
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating
Views: 1791575
Excavator stuck in bottomless mud.
Deforesting with a bulldozer
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating
Views: 67313
Precision tree removal
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 104676
Doing some tree clearing on the back of a pond dam. Had to drop all the trees beside the dam as no trees were allowed to fall into the woods. None!
V and V Land Management - Shinn Systems Mulching Head
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating
Views: 1218566
V and V Land Management is clearing a right of way for a new road in Black Mountain NC with the help of a Shinn Systems Powerpack-Enabled Mulching...
Excavator VS 48" Gum Tree
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 14862
pushing over a old gum tree before it dies. Keep up with new stuff on the facebook fanpage! Letsdig18.
KOMATSU D475D-5E0 Super Dozer!!!

Views: 258182
Excavator Clearing land
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 12983
Clearing off the corner of the trees to extend a field. Keep up with new stuff on the facebook fanpage! Letsdig18.
Life of an Excavator Operator
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 986642
Over the years you sure do get to do alot of interesting stuff. Just another day in the office!
How to: Big Tree Clearing
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 23780
You asked for some how to videos on the facebook fanpage so here is one. Taking down a big 36+ inch pine tree, also a view from the outside at the...
Busting the pond dam
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 112798
busting the old pond dam to let the water flow into the new part of the pond I dug.
FAIL bulldozer ... bad day operator destroys excavator accidente excavadora caterpillar dozer crash

Views: 1148435
bad day
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 60405
Case 580G video from 1984-1985 converted from VHS
Redneck Excavating and Hauling
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 79303
moving some massive loads of sand with the 25 ton workhorse
Tree Clearing
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 6031
Pushing over some big trees. Keep up with new stuff on the facebook fanpage! Letsdig18.
Cat 320DL Foresty Excavator Feeding Peterson Grinder
Rating Rating Rating Rating Rating 
Views: 5233
loading and chipping limbs and pulp wood. Keep up with new stuff on the facebook fanpage! Letsdig18.
Kubota Mini Excavator unloading off truck
Rating Rating Rating RatingRating
Views: 198974
Here's one way to unload an excavator off the back of a truck without the use of a loading ramp. (Apologies for lack of sound)


Author josephfaraci (18 days)
Video was nice; you guys very lucky take the time to know what a under cut
is, top cut and your back cut... lucky you had the that nice peace of
equipment at one point you had a widow maker on your hands.... but all
went right and the tree fall. Your under

Author Danny Ahn (4 months)
not a good way!
but it was funny

Author tonythetigre8541 (4 months)
No relief cut no safety gear no guide ropes one lucky guy!

Author Greg Burke (5 months)
who cares what you guys would do lol its just a guy falling a tree. go eat
your moms leftover meat loaf and shut up

Author Thomas Helton (6 months)
lol @ 2:30 earth quake

Author Spikey DaPikey (7 months)
Errrm, nope, not the way I would do it, but all's well in the end,

Author wspycher100 (7 months)
Could have done it easier. Either the cat 330BL or grab the komatsu
feller/buncher. Problem solved

Author 85evil4 (7 months)
wow thats not how you drop a tree my dad cuts trees and he cuts a slice out
of the tree and iv seen him drop them right where he says tons of times 

Author Tim Habian (8 months)
this guy cutting is an idiot

Author shane galvin (2 years)
used a micro digger (700 kg ) to guide an akward tree one time , we were
sweating when the tree started to move hopeing it would go the right way
,but a few cuts in the right place a little luck and a little digger and
all was well

Author triden55 (3 years)
who taught you to fall a tree son!

Author FRUNTCASTER (3 years)
Chris, I won't go through all the things that went wrong, or bad technique.
. . I will help you with your saw though. Your saw is waaay too lean. Your
idle is off too. Lighly seat the L & H needle, then back them both out 1
full turn to start. That gives you a starting point. With the saw idling,
slowly back out the L needle until the saw wants to die, and go back in 1/4
turn. On the H needle, rev the saw wide open throttle, and slowly back it
out until their is a pronounced "burble".

Author ensen89 (3 years)
You are a very good excavator operator, no questions. But the way you
handle the chainsaw scares me. Chain seems to be dull bye the way.

Author kieffer1981 (3 years)
1st tree huh?

Author letsdig18 (3 years)
@ensen89 what was scary? and yes the chain was a tad dull but I used what I

Author J Gibson Equipment (3 years)
@letsdig18 thanks

Author Tax me I'm Canadian (3 years)
yeah, some falling skills need working on. Not a knock. But yes the truth.

Author 7810ftw (3 years)
saw sounded a little sick didnt ?

Author MotoScootMech (3 years)
Jeez why are there so many idiots on YouTube? Give him CONSTRUCTIVE
critcism if anything at all. You should be thankful that CHRIS is taking
the time to post this stuff on youtube. Give him a break and let him figure
it out its simple tree falling and no one wants to see most of the comments
on this page made by idiots who dont know how to properly fall a tree

Author J Gibson Equipment (3 years)
does the case have thumb control on the joystick?

Author jeremy lee (3 years)
why dont you get your volvo 25 ton ax

Author MotoScootMech (3 years)
@andycflbulb stupid comment.

Author ms290guy1999 (3 years)
what model saw was that

Author rjgraft (1 year)
Dental floss would have cut through that tree faster.

Author letsdig18 (3 years)
@gangesexcavating dull saw and too many people with oppinions is never a
good thing lol. But it all went well in the end. I might try to get a had
cam and fall a few big ones the right way if I get a chance

Author PureN3WZ3ALAND (3 years)
your ment to cut a V notch in the front (direction you want it to go) then
a downcut in the back

Author Tax me I'm Canadian (3 years)
@4inches4u lol, get at it big man

Author letsdig18 (3 years)
@MegaCat312 I think this was the smaller 034

Author andycflbulb (3 years)
you need a bigger excavator

Author triden55 (3 years)
Put your face cut in 1/3 of the diameter. Use your sights to aim it. Then
cut your wedge. Now put in the back cut. If you're using a machine you can
do a "snap" cut and have the excavator land the tree.

Author easydoz1 (3 years)
timmmbbbrrr. Fail lol

Author Benjamin Biggs (1 year)
ok the way you handled that saw scares me, its gonna kick back and get you,
try to be more careful

Author MrEatenalive (3 years)
You didnt kill Rocky did ya? :P

Author GDLutz (3 years)
we have a little hitachi excavator about that size and it is so useful!

Author MRSketch09 (3 years)
To many onlookers for my liking.. I'd been like.. I don't want anyone near
me when I do this. Back off.

Author SSArt98 (3 years)
Sure was a big-un! What kind of tree was it?

Author sisutrucks (3 years)
well it sure as hell is dead now;-)

Author FRUNTCASTER (3 years)
Cont. . . Then go back in 1/4 turn. Now you need to put the saw into some
wood, but with a nice sharp chain. The saw should "clean up" in the cut,
and burble outside of the cut. If the saw still burbles under load
(cutting), stop, and turn the needle in 1/8 turn, and cut again. Adjust in
this way until the saw cleans up in the cut, but burbles unloaded. If
nothing is done, you'll ruin the saw.

Author caterpillar941b (3 years)
good vid rember notch the way u want it to fall but at least u had the case
holding it

Author 4inches4u (3 years)
@gangesexcavating who do u think he is hotsaws101? Give the kid a break
before i break u bitch!!

Author Jakeyboyshow (2 years)
Why are people dissing 'Letsdig18' when it was the other fella who didn't
take the back-cut deep enough though the heartwood and left it hanging up
requiring a pushover! Kickback waiting to happen when tubby went back to
it. 'Too many chiefs' from what I saw, they shudda left him too it. No one
got hurt so no harm done.

Author TheFrameoff (1 year)
cut a notch out of the tree then a back cut and it will fall where you want
it too, not a straight cut right through...... danger.

Author stretch34318 (3 years)
now that was dangerous, geez

Author Pave Diesel (1 year)
good jobツ

Author letsdig18 (3 years)
@tractortom401 yes

Author Love2boat92 (1 year)
Another successful landing!

Author Tax me I'm Canadian (3 years)
@letsdig18 I sent you some videos privately today.

Author Made4trukn88 (1 year)
Your a pretty good lever puller. lol yall from nc? Im down here in
Wilmington area. born and raised in surf city actually.

Author kobelcofan (2 years)
Redneck tree removel! lol

Embed Video:


Search Video

Top Videos

Top 100 >>>


Check PR