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Stihl MS 170 Chainsaw

Stihl MS 170 Chainsaw

The Stihl MS 170 Chainsaw Delivers a Value-centric Solution for Homeowners While Stihl chainsaws possess almost superhero status among professionals, we love when their more consumer-oriented models generate some love among residential users and homeowners. Why pay for the additional power and bar capacity when you don’t need professional-level capabilities? Consumers also appreciate compact saws […]

Chainsaw Basics for Apprentices and Pros

Chainsaw Basics for Beginners

It occurred to us that an article on chainsaw basics might be just the ticket for beginners. A refresher might also help new apprentices just getting into the field. The average chainsaw injury requires 110 stitches. Any tips we can impart along the way to helping you work more safely and confidently marks a big […]

Greenworks Chainsaw Reviews 2020 | What to Know Before You Buy!

Best Greenworks Chainsaw Reviews for 2022

If you want to buy the best Greenworks chainsaw, you have a lot of options. They make excellent electric and cordless chainsaws, including some of the most powerful in the industry. The company increases your options of finding a good solution by providing tools in many different sizes and voltages. Obviously, you want to stick […]

Review9.7(out of 10)
EGO 16-inch Battery-Powered Chainsaw Review

EGO 16-inch Battery-Powered Chainsaw Review

EGO 16-inch Battery-Powered Chainsaw Gets a Performance Upgrade EGO already has an extensive line of 56V battery-powered lawn care equipment. Pushing the boundaries further, this latest-generation EGO 16-inch battery-powered chainsaw (CS1611) has us wondering what they improved. Pros Cons EGO Battery-Powered 16-Inch Chainsaw Design Upgrades One immediate upgrade to the EGO CS1604 chainsaw includes the […]

How A Chainsaw Oiler Works

How Does a Chainsaw Oiler Work?

When it comes to 2-cycle engines, lubrication is important. Without proper lubrication, the friction caused by your chainsaw chain moving across the guide bar causes excess heat and wear. This hot, metal-on-metal action damages the chain, the bar, and the engine. In fact, you can eventually break the whole chainsaw. Keeping that bar and chain […]

Replacing A Chainsaw Blade

How to Know When to Replace a Chainsaw Chain

Chainsaws can be finicky. Its job involves spinning a barbed chain at high velocity to rip and shred through logs. Between gas, oil, tension, and general wear and tear, your chainsaw needs a fair amount of TLC. The biggest area of concern—and one that arrives frequently—involves the chain. Many chainsaw users question how to know when […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
Greenworks 16-inch Chainsaw

Greenworks 60V 16″ Chainsaw Review

Greenworks 60V Chainsaw Gets a Major Power Boost Having written several Greenworks chainsaw reviews, we wanted to get our hands on their latest model. Testing the claimed increased power, we tested the Greenworks 60V 16″ chainsaw using the same kind of tried and true methods to mark any improvements. Our resident rancher, Eli Mosley , […]

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How to Tell if a Chainsaw Bar is Worn Out

Ah, the noble chainsaw bar, the unsung hero. We often focus on the more prominent aspects of these saws—like the chain or the motor. We likely don’t spend much time considering the bar that holds it all together. A chainsaw bar in good working order will provide stability, guidance, and efficiency. But what about a […]