STIHL developed the ¼-inch Picco Micro saw chain to optimise the cutting performance of cordless chainsaws and pole pruners. It is currently the most delicate STIHL semi-chisel chain on the market. This post explains what makes the chain so special and why even narrower cutting teeth are so important for cordless chainsaws.
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.
Whether it’s for the fireplace in winter or the fire bowl in summer, sawing your own firewood is much more fun than buying ready-made firewood. We have compiled a few essential tips on working with a chainsaw to make the job easier.
Moors offer a unique habitat for animals and play a special role in climate protection. That’s why restoring degraded moors is an important task – one that involves commitment and muscle power, along with chainsaws. STIHL supports the non-profit organisation Bergwaldprojekt e.V. and offers an exciting look at the rehydration of a moor in the Hunsrück (Germany).
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. This article will tell you what you can use your chainsaw for in the garden and what you should bear in mind when working with this tool.
A look back in time: With 8.5 hp and a weight of 67 kilogrammes, the STIHL ice saw was a powerful heavyweight that was first used in the 1950s. The ice saw made it possible to free ships that were trapped in ice and to make ports negotiable. Warehouses also benefited from the saw. Here’s a first clue: They used it to cool a very popular beverage.
Making learning fun: STIHL employees can now try out new brand-name tools in a virtual environment. The “STIHL Training goes Virtual Reality” project conveys information about products in an exciting way with 3D representations. The first visible sign of success: the innovative project was recently awarded the eLearning Award 2017.
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.