Stihl online policy changes!

Big news coming out of STIHL this morning with regards to changes in their online sales policy!  Until now, the shipment of certain products via online sales was prohibited and instead these products had to be collected instore with a personal handover. With immediate effect, this policy has now been lifted…… with the exception of a couple of items! “We (Stihl) are changing the rules around the shipment of products to allow you to ship all products, with the exception of chainsaws and spare parts, direct to the end customer... Read More

Safety information: RopeGuide 2010 and TwinLine

ART have received information about two incidents in short succession, according to which the casing cover of a RopeGuide 2010 (see instruction manual page 8 position 5)has fallen off. This is only possible if the locking screws (see instruction manual page 8 position 6) are not tightened properly. The missing casing cover may cause the load-bearing axles to fall out. In this case there is a high risk of unsecured falling for the user.  To avoid loosening of the casing cover with any other device, we strongly urge all owners of a RopeGuide 2010 or... Read More

Gustharts – 2018 Forestry Machinery Dealer of the Year!!

Last week founder of Gustharts, Robert Gusthart travelled to Oxford Belfrey who hosted this years Service Dealer awards.  We were shocked and delighted to walk away with this years award for “Forestry Dealer of the Year”.  Thank you to all of those who voted for us it means alot 🙂 Below is the Press Release from the event aswell as Rob being presented with his award. GUSTHARTS IS A UK DEALER OF THE YEAR 2018 Blagdon, Newcastle Upon Tyne forestry machinery dealer wins industry’s top award Gustharts, a family-run forestry... Read More


URGENT VOLUNTARY PRODUCT RECALL 11/03/2018 Subject: leg protectors for users of hand-held chainsaws mod. Climbtech γ (GAMMA) – production batch 01/2017 Product details: protection trousers for users of hand-held chainsaws mod. Climbtech γ (GAMMA) Product name: Climbtech γ (GAMMA) Part Number: AP-CTY Production batch involved in the recall action: 01/2017. Please note that this recall action is ONLY related to production batch 01/2017 and is NOT related toother batches. Production batch is clearly indicated in the product tag inside each pair of trousers. Dear customer, thank you for choosing our... Read More

Teufelberger Slaice Termination Safety Notice!!

Slaice Termination Safety Notice A safety notice has been release over night from Teufelberger relating to the Slaice terminations.  Please see the information below or view online here

Treemotion Safety Notice!

Treemotion Safety Notice A safety notice has been release over night from Teufelberger relating to the Treemotion harness.  Please see the information below or view online here

Spiderjack 3 Security Check

Notice to all Spiderjack 3 users! Each SpiderJack 3 displays a serial number, this starts with “25.” which is the code for the product itself (“SpiderJack 3”), the characters following the “25.” are essential : that’s the year of production. Only SpiderJack 3 with “25.16…” (=SpiderJack 3 out of 2016) should be controlled as in the images below. SpiderJack 3 with “25.17…” (that is year 2017) are not affected by this call for security-check. The two screws (on either side of the brake handle) are fixed with loctite, in one... Read More