We have brought together some useful expert tips in our “STIHL gardening tip” series of articles to help you face the challenges around your home and garden with ease. In this article, find out how using a lawn trimmer, brushcutter and clearing saw can make your work easier.
We have brought together some useful expert tips in our “STIHL gardening tip” series of articles to help you face the challenges around your home and garden with ease. In this article, learn about the perfect time to trim your hedge and how to stimulate growth with ease, alongside other interesting tips.
If you don’t use your chainsaw for more than three months, you should store the device properly in the meantime. We have put together a list of six things you must always do to make sure your device restarts properly when you want to use it again.
If the cutting performance of your chainsaw begins to decrease, it could mean that the saw chain needs to be resharpened. We have compiled a list of significant signs of a dull saw chain for you.
You can resharpen the cutting teeth of your chipper-tooth chain with a round file on your own. But a word of caution: not every saw chain is the same. The tool you use needs to match the respective saw chain, because if the wrong file is used, it can diminish the cutting performance of the chain. We explain below how to find the right round file.
The depth gauge is a part of the cutting teeth of a saw chain. It determines how deep the cutting tooth gets into the wood while using a chainsaw and the amount of wood planed off. The depth gauge setting should therefore have the proper setting to ensure peak cutting performance. We explain below what to look for.
Only those who understand how a chainsaw works can make the best use of it. In this article, you will learn about the construction of STIHL saw chains and how they function.
A chainsaw can only truly turn its power into peak cutting performance with a sharp chain. We explain below how to recognise the signs of a dull saw chain.