Forestry Products

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The Products You Need, When You Need Them

Altec Chippers at Home Depot

Our Chippers Now Available for Rent

Exciting news! You can now rent Altec chippers ranging from 6″ to 12″ disc and/or drum from your local Home Depot Rental Store. The DC610 is a 6″ controlled-feed chipper ideal for the do-it-yourselfer. It’s simple to tow behind lighter vehicles and has easily accessible chute adjustment and rotation controls. Learn more about our DC610, DC912A and CFD1217 chippers.

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Industry Leading Safety

Altec patented Panic Bar System provides a dedicated stop mechanism for the feed system. It extends on three sides of the chipper and painted a bright color for high visibility.

Power and Flexibility

Our chippers were designed with contractors in mind, with productivity and power engineered into every aspect of the design. From the larger feed chute size to the variety of powerful and efficient engine options, we have one to meet your need.

The Right Tools

Altec LR752RM

Our Latest Technology

Altec’s LR7 Series, particularly popular among forestry companies, features insulating lower and upper booms to easily reach difficult areas and tackle even the toughest tree care application. Available in behind-the-cab mount, rear-mount, or with a chip dump body, the LR7 Series also has the option of platform rotation, including hydraulic platform tilt at the upper controls.

Choose one of the following models to learn more about our LR7 Series: LR752, LR756, LR758, LR760 and LR760E70.

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This overcenter aerial lift installed over the rear axle provides a compact design and allows you to back up to a job site for additional reach.

Chip Box

This overcenter aerial lift with a chip box design provides ability to trim trees and clean up all with one unit. We have several size and capacity options available.

Platform Rotation

This overcenter aerial lift with the hydraulic tilt option offers five degrees of platform trim when needed, as well as easier cleaning and removal of water from the platform.

Meeting Your Needs

Cranes for your heavy lifting needs

Need some Heavy Lifting Assistance?

If your tree care work requires some heavy lifting, then Altec’s truck-mounted cranes, outfitted with forestry packages are for you. Ranging from 18 to 38 ton, with behind-the-cab, riding seat or rear-mount configurations, Altec cranes will improve your job site efficiency.

Altec cranes are designed and built with integral safety features that help owners and operators comply with the new OSHA crane standards and provide safe working environments.

Find a crane that will meet your needs.

Altec AF Series

Your Perfect Follow-Up Truck

We know how important a hardworking, user-friendly forestry body is. The AF Series is available in 12 and 14 foot lengths and 60 or 72 inch heights. Built with an integrated locking system to secure your equipment, a safety hoist prop and standard curbside ladder box for operator safety, the AF Series is designed with a focus on you—and your needs. Learn more about the AF Series.

Product Information


Altec offers multiple configurations of insulating aerial devices for tree care work. Chip dump bodies, or flatbed models come in a range of working heights to ensure you have the right equipment for the job.


A complete line of self-feeding and controlled feeding drum chippers, and a comprehensive disc chipper product line, insures that Altec has a chipper for all applications.


Altec cranes feature superior safety benefits and display Altec’s dedication to provide customers value through crane safety, productivity and regulation compliance.

Ground Units

Altec forestry bodies come in different sizes with integrated safety mechanisms for operator and equipment protection.