So you’re in the market for a new chainsaw chain? Great! I’m here to help. Chainsaw chains are one of those things that most people don’t want to spend any money on, but they should. Using quality chains can drastically improve your cutting experience and save you time and money in the long run. In this blog post, I will give you 2 great options for chainsaw chains so that you can find something perfect for your saw’s needs.
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Factors to Consider When Buying Chains
When you are out there shopping for chainsaw chains, the first thing to consider is what type of chain your saw takes. You can find traditional cutting teeth or a cross-cut design with fewer teeth on the front. This matters because each one will work better depending on how thick and tough your material is: The more teeth, the faster the cutting process, but the more power it will take. It’s a matter of finding what works best for your situation.
Personally I find that chains with fewer teeth work better for tougher jobs like felling trees and large branches while those with lots of teeth are great for trimming smaller pieces or whittling down wood to make furniture. The other factor is whether you want a two-stroke chain saw or one that uses gas/oil mixture – each has its advantages as well as disadvantages!
Other Considerations: What type of material do you plan on using? How often does this tool get used? Is there an issue where the chain keeps getting stuck in the blade coverings? These all can play into which chainsaw chain is best for you.
2 Best Chainsaw Chains
Following are 2 representatives from 2 popular brands. It depends on your chainsaw size to look for similar products with different size.
Husqvarna Chainsaw Chain 20″ .050 Gauge 3/8 Pitch Low Kickback Low-Vibration
Welcome to the world of chainsaws! When you pick up a Husqvarna, you can dive right into any project and rely on its excellent cutting power with no concerns about vibrations or noise. With numerous innovative features that were designed for safety and efficiency, this low kickback chain will get the job done without creating an unnecessary challenge.
This Husqvarna Chainsaw Chain is perfect for people who need something more heavy duty than for just home use because it has outstanding wear resistance, durability, protection against dust and dirt as well as significant improvements in kickback performance when compared to standard 16/3 combinations.
For those looking to work with small-sized chainsaws in high volume environments then low vibration chain from Husqvarna is your best bet.
Oregon S56 AdvanceCut 16-Inch Chainsaw Chain
Oregon’s S56 AdvanceCut is designed to fit on any chainsaw with 16 inch blades and 42 CC of engine displacement size. This cutting chain will not disappoint, because it offers precision cuts through wood, metal, or bone as its specially engineered design minimizes kickback for safety purposes. Get back to your project in no time – just keep this replacement chain on hand!
The Oregon S56 AdvanceCut 16-Inch Chainsaw Chain is precision cut and heat treated, providing safety and quality for outdoor enthusiasts. It can be used on chainsaws with up to 42 cc engines. This Semi-Chisel chain offers a smooth cutting experience by cutting boardlessly without picking up dirt or causing kickback of the saw blade.
Oregon advanced cutting chain is uniquely engineered for safety, performance, efficiency, precision cutting power, and of course-quality assurance that it doesn’t have any noticeable wear or excessive gauge loss even after extended periods of use.