Just released! On-board computers tutorial

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FPInnovations has launched its latest knowledge transfer tool, the Tutorial on Best practices to ensure the quality of processed logs and data from the on-board computers.

This learning tool brings together the wealth of useful information in one place in the form of videos, photos and simple examples on the following topics:

  • Main components of processor and harvester heads: their purpose, inspection and maintenance.
  • Operating modes of on-board computers and parameter adjustments.
  • Concepts of error in diameter, length and volume as well as some of their causes.
  • Control measurement methods.

It is dedicated to all people who wish to apply best work practices to ensure the quality of processed logs and data from on-board computers including contractors, operators, supervisors, training centres…etc.

You can access the tutorial directly or by go to the FPInnovations website > Forest operations > Knowledge transfer.

Feel free to share the link with anyone interested in the topic. For more information, you may contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Forestry Researcher at FPInnovations.

Good viewing!

Source: FPInnovations