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Handy Hook - 3rd hand - when debranching bamboo - Mark Meckes
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Mark Meckes

Registered: October 2000
Location: USA - Texas, Austin
Posts: 2,374

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A light cut is made on the V (upward) side of the branch, then a final cut is made at the base/juncture of the two branches.
Having 2 hands free during the cutting provides for a more accurate/less scarred cut.

See thread: Handy hook - 3rd hand for debranching bamboo
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