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Tips for selecting a suitable chainsaw

Try to find a good combination of size and power. Power matters most if you’ll be cutting ¬†hardwood (oak, maple, etc.) rather than softwood (pine, fir, etc.). Remember that with power comes weight. A large saw can get pretty heavy … Continue reading

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Chainsaw Safety Guide

Chainsaw safety – Kickback Safety Precautions¬†!Warning! Kickback may occur when the nose or tip of the guide bar touches an object, or when the wood closes in and pinches the saw chain in the cut. It is probably the largest … Continue reading

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