Author: Donald F. Blair Arborist Equipment 2nd Edition – A Guide to the Tools and Equipment of Tree Maintenance and Removal A complete, up to date book on arborist equipment, written by a person with hands-on experience. In Arborist Equipment, author Donald F. Blair provides a one-stop source of technically correct and practical information about the tools and equipment upon which arborists depend for tree care quality, safety and production. If you are involved in arboriculture, this book is as important to own and use as a chainsaw is. The knowledge contained in this book would take a tree worker years to accumulate. Arborist Equipment is a service to the whole of arboriculture and is destined to become known as “The Book” for working arborists involved in climbing, rigging and pruning.