If you’re in the market for a chainsaw, you may not know which model is the right one for you. There’s a whole lot of options on the market now, including gas-powered, corded-electric, and battery-powered chainsaws. Not only do you have to choose what kind of power the machine uses, but you also have to look at the blade length, ease-of-use, and the amount of maintenance required.
Even if you are an experienced pro when it comes to chainsaws, a lot of things have changed in recent years, so you may want to brush up on your chainsaw knowledge. And, if you’re brand new, you’re in luck, because we’ve assembled reviews of some of the best chainsaws on the market today, walking you through what’s great and what’s not-so-hot about each model.
How to Sharpen a Chainsaw
In this video a take a chain from a free chainsaw that is beat up pretty bad, and show the basic procedure for sharpening a chain. I just use a plain file and no guides for this sharpening.
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5 Chainsaw Safety Tips
Some of us might be clearing the land around our homes and cottages to get ready for summer, so here are 5 safety tips to keep in mind while operating a chainsaw
Pros Cons of Gas-powered Chainsaws
They are Ideal for heavy-duty cutting jobs but loudest, heaviest and most polluting of all. Find out more with this infographic