Center Dog Headblock
The Meadows center-dog headblock has replaceable face plates made from 1/2" x 4" cold roll steel. The wear strips between base and knee are made from 3/8" UHMW. Replaceable steel slides are found on the headblock base. Adjusting chains are cut from double 80 chain on hardened steel sprockets. Each knee will taper individually up to 4". The dogs are made from 3/4" wide hot roll steel. The vertical movement of the dogs is controlled by a 1" x 12" hydraulic cylinder and the horizontal movement is controlled by a 1" x 4" hydraulic cylinder. Optional master dog and log flippers mount on the solid side plates.