The Best PPE for Chainsaw Use
It’s easy to get carried away once you get your hands on your new chainsaw, forgetting all about safety practices and the need for personal protective equipment (PPE).
Working with Chainsaws - a Beginners Guide
Chainsaws are devices that deserve our full respect. They get the job done, but we must handle them with proper care.
If you’re new to the cutting game and don’t know where to start, you’ve come to the right place. We’re sharing everything you need to know to get started with your first chainsaw.
Chainsaw Chain Guide - Measurements, Sizes, and Types
There’s nothing worse than a dull chainsaw chain. Professionals swear by sharpening their chain regularly, often, after each use. But like any serviceable part, your chainsaw’s chain will eventually wear out and will require replacement.
Prevent your chainsaw from getting stuck using the cross-cutting technique
Using a cross-cutting technique when felling trees not only increases safety but also prevents your chainsaw from becoming stuck. Using an incorrect cutting technique can cause the guide bar to become pinched or the trunk to split when you don't want it to.
Can you cut wet wood with a chainsaw?
For those who live in a temperate climate with plenty of rainfall all through the year, one question keeps cropping up. “Can you cut wet wood with a chainsaw?”
How to Cut Firewood
There is more to cutting firewood than simply taking an axe or chainsaw to it.
History of the Chainsaw - Celebrating 60 Years
2019 is the year that Husqvarna celebrate 60 Years in the Chainsaw business! Chainsaws have come a long way from humble beginnings to the powerful and efficient tools they are today. We look back on the history of the chainsaw to the present day to see how it’s evolved.
Common Chainsaw Problems Solved
Chainsaws are among the most efficient power tools around. Few others can move a few hundred tonne of wood with minimal effort. From felling trees to chopping firewood and carving, a high-quality all-round chainsaw is an arborist’s best friend.
572XP® Chainsaw - Test Drive
Are you ready? Husqvarna has recently released the new 572XP® chainsaw to the Australian market and I have to admit; it is one hell of a hungry beast.