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Alistair Chambers
Alistair Chambers

Machinery Testing Specialist

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With lawns really starting to grow in the last week, it was a good time to test some of the country’s most popular tractor-style ride-on lawnmowers.
By Alistair Chambers on 30 March 2017
Like all field operations, reseeding can be dangerous. Here are some simple guidelines to help you stay safer this reseeding season.
By Alistair Chambers on 30 March 2017
Deutz-Fahr tractors have long had a strong presence in Ireland and the D 8006 is still doing its fair share of work on a Kildare farm, writes Alistair Chambers
By Alistair Chambers on 30 March 2017
The chainsaw is an essential tool on many farms in Ireland but is also one of the most dangerous. Here are some top tips to stay safe when using a chainsaw on your farm.
By Alistair Chambers on 23 March 2017
The tyres of a tractor are the only point of contact between it and the ground. So getting the most grip and least rolling resistance from your tyres is essential to getting the most from your tractor
By Alistair Chambers on 23 March 2017
The Komatsu HB365LC-3 is the new generation of hybrid excavator and shows signs of being a serious contender in its class.
By Alistair Chambers on 16 March 2017
Many of us of a certain vintage will have grown up with the TW series of Ford tractors being the poster girls of the tractor world.
By Alistair Chambers on 16 March 2017
There are four main areas where GPS technology is included in the TAMS qualifying list.
By Alistair Chambers on 13 March 2017
Modern UTVs and ATVs can be very useful with the correct implement attached.
By Alistair Chambers on 09 March 2017
This week we put an ATV and a UTV to the test with some serious implements in an attempt to decide which one suits different farming systems better.
By Alistair Chambers on 09 March 2017
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