Log Grapple


The EARLS hydraulic grapple is designed, engineered, and manufactured in Canada to meet the toughest logging requirements anywhere.

This grapple has been used in many operations across the country for several years and is widely accepted for its long service life, minimum down-time, and easy maintenance.

Light Duty Series

  • 270 degree rotation
  • High strength alloy steel construction
  • Heat treated and pressure lubricated alloy pins
  • No hoses subject to rotation twist
  • Timken tapered bearing equipped housing
  • Medium duty tie rod type hydraulic cylinders
  • Re-usable hose ends

Heavy Duty Series

  • Continuous unrestricted rotation in either direction, for fast grapple positioning
  • No exposed hydraulic hoses
  • No hoses subject to rotation twist
  • High strength alloy construction
  • Heat treated and pressure lubricated alloy pins
  • Adjustable timken tapered roller bearing equipped housing
  • Re-usable fittings
  • Hydraulic cushion valve to protect rotation against shock and to allow for free rotation under load
  • High pressure (5,000 PSI) heavy duty hydraulic cylinders