Category Archives: Arborist

TN Tree Climbing Competition

Join us for the TN Tree Climbing Competition, sponsored by the TN Urban Forestry Council, on September 30th and October 1st, 2016.  The event will be at the Ellington Agricultural Center located at 440 Hogan Rd, Nashville, TN 37211. The … Continue reading

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ALL GEAR LOW FRICTION RINGS

Low Friction Rings by All Gear are made of premium aluminum and aircraft quality coating for a smooth glide when running rigging line through the middle.  They are used on lowering lines (bull rope), whoopie slings, dead-eye slings, ring to … Continue reading

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CHIPPPER SAFETY TRAINING

For those of you in the state of AR, below is information for the chipper safety training.  The course will be led by Pete Rausch, of Pinnacle Arborist Supplies and Tree Health Care,  on April 25th.  TCIA Certification available. Please … Continue reading

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Facebook Review

Rich Ede March 18 at 12:32pm Just received a rope runner for my birthday Thanks guys for helping Liz Kent choose the best present in the world. Your customer service was 100% better than treestuff Keep it up guys ✌🏼

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ISA Conference

Join Pinnacle Arborist Supplies in Knoxville, TN, March 19-22, 2016, for the ISA Southern Chapter Conference and Tree Climbing Championship.  The conference will be held at the Knoxville Conference Center.  Earn CEU credits by attending classes at the conference and … Continue reading

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Pinnacle Arborist Congratulates Climbing Championship Winners

Thanks to all who stopped by our booth during the Memphis conference March 25th and 26th.  Pinnacle Arborist Supplies was proud to be a sponsor.  We want to congratulate the following winners of the climbing championship:                  1st place:  Cormac … Continue reading

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Rope Climbing – Descenders

There are many types of climbing systems and equipment that can be used in professional tree work and other rope access industries. Mechanical Descenders act like rope friction hitches to slow, control or stop a climbers descent, and can be … Continue reading

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Rope Climbing – Ascenders

There are many types of climbing systems and equipment that can be used in professional tree work and other rope access industries. Mechanical ascenders can aid climbers making their ascent more efficient and less tiring. Typically, ascenders are made from … Continue reading

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Choosing a Carabiner

There are many different varieties of carabiners on the market. This article will explain the ones used for tree climbing. Whether you choose SL (screw-lock), TL (twist-lock), or BL (ball-lock) is based on intended use and/or personal preference. Carabiners are … Continue reading

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Petzl ZigZag in Stock at Pinnacle Arborist Supplies

Available this month, the Petzl ZigZag mechanical prusik allows the climber to move around efficiently using the classic prusik/pulley system technique. When climbing with the ZigZag at the Petzl workshop at TCIA in Baltimore, I was amazed at how smooth and … Continue reading

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