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DIY – Wooden reindeer

Reindeer, stags and elk are part and parcel of Christmas, and bring joy – not just to children. If you’d like to decorate your garden with a handmade wooden reindeer, we have just what you need: a step-by-step guide in the spirit of do-it-yourself.

High pressure: magnesium diecasting from STIHL

Components made of magnesium alloys have always played a vital part in many STIHL chainsaws. To ensure high quality standards, STIHL opened a magnesium diecasting plant in Germany’s Eifel region in 1971. Today it is one of Europe’s largest and most modern magnesium diecasting plants. Take a look at the high-tech foundry here.

DIY – Tree trunk lamp

This handmade wooden lamp casts a lovely light and will bring a smile to your face. You don’t need much more than a chainsaw to make this unique item. We’ll show you how you can create a lamp of your own out of a single piece of wood, just like this one, in just a few steps.

DIY – Wooden chair

Give your guests somewhere special to sit: your very own handmade wooden chair. It doesn’t take much more than a chainsaw and a few accessories to create an eye-catching addition for your garden. We’ll show you how you can build your own wooden chair in just a few simple steps.