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What You Can Expect from a Cal-Line Demo

“Working with Owen Equipment provides you with a partner to lock arms with to tackle your biggest challenges.” – Si Norris, Corporate Sales Manager At Cal-Line, we offer on-site personalized equipment demonstrations that show our products performing in real-word situations. These demos cater to contractors,

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Time for an Adjustment?

Getting the best out of your woodchipper requires frequent care and maintenance. This means paying close attention to your knives, anvil, belts, shear bars, and clutches. Neglecting these parts could result in equipment malfunctions, costly repairs, and unsafe working conditions. WARNING: Make sure you’re following

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Drums vs. Discs – What Makes Sense for You?

Bandit woodchippers fall into two distinct categories: Drum-style and Disc-style. While there is a difference, both chippers still share many of the same chipping capabilities, design features, functionalities, and more. Key Differences The main differences you’ll find between Disc-style and Drum-style woodchippers are: Blades Cutting

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All Makes. All Trust

Cal-Line is your one-stop shop for parts and service requests. We serve all makes and models and aim to provide quick and efficient service to get you in and out in no time. Not to mention our crew of hard-working and factory-certified technicians who give


The Intimidators: 12X, 12XP, and 12XPC

Bandit prioritizes their customers’ needs by maintaining strong relationships with dealers, and engineering highly dependable Intimidator hand-fed woodchippers, which remain the top choice for skilled and experienced arborists. The Intimidator 12 series, including the 12X, 12XP, and 12XPC Intimidator wood chippers, offer ample power and

What NOT to Put in Your Woodchipper!

Wood chippers possess a wide range of chipping capabilities for landscaping professionals. But with all their versatility, there’s a list of materials your operators should NEVER feed their woodchippers. Some operators, driven by their curiosity, may experiment, unfortunately resulting in personal injury or equipment damage.

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Which One Works for You? The SG-40 vs the SG-40W

Introduction: Bandit’s SG-40 and SG40W stump grinders stand out from the competition due to their formidable cutting ability, enhanced operator visibility and exceptional maneuverability. When placed side-by-side, it can be difficult to choose which one is ideal for the specific task at hand. Whether you

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Cal-Line Northwest Open Houses

On August 18th in Kent, WA and August 20th in Portland, OR we hosted our annual Open House events to honor YOU, our valued customers, and showcase our extraordinary equipment! Among the top-notch equipment shown were the Bandit Woodchippers, Stump Grinders and much more! To