Chainsaw Cakes For Everyone I spotted this on Cake Central, the world’s largest social network for cake decorators or anyone interested in cake. Isn’t that everyone? Who isn’t interested in cake. Anyway, there’s a site for everyone in this digital world and I guess I shouldn’t be surprised that there would be one dedicated to […]
ThurstonTalk recently put out a great article on Davey Gagne, a chainsaw sculptor and artist, from Olympia, Washington. Davey is a very talented self-taught chainsaw artist who builds houses during the day and sculpts at night. Most people don’t think of a chainsaw as a tool for creating art but there’s a small, yet passionate, […]
Greg Norman, an Australian golfer, and former No.1 ranked golfer in the world, had quite a scare this weekend when he had a chainsaw accident and came close to severing his hand. I think it’s an important reminder to everyone that safety should always be first and foremost when handling a chainsaw. Be careful, be […]
Let’s begin with my recommendations for the best corded-electric chainsaws, landing on both ends of the price scale. The Makita UC4051A costs more than double the price of the Oregon CS1500 but it’s a professional-grade model, which means you pay for the extra quality of the components. It’s true, you get what you pay for. […]
STIHL announced this press release on September 1, 2014 regarding their stance of selling their products online. As some of you may already know, STIHL has resisted selling their products online as they want to provide personal one-on-one customer service when it comes to making the sale. Although there are many good reasons for controlling […]
STIHL is one of the largest manufacturers of chainsaws worldwide, and undoubtedly one of the most reputable companies when it comes to producing and designing products. Their primary focus is on outdoor handheld power equipment, including: blowers, lawnmowers, trimmers, and many more. STIHL has been around since 1926 and seem to be in a constant […]
When shopping for the best gas chainsaw as a homeowner your needs are far different than what a professional requires. What you want is a good well-rounded chainsaw that can tackle a variety of different projects but not too large, complicated or expensive.
UPDATE — Sept 2019 : It’s been over five years since we started this site, with plenty of changes along the way. What started out as a chainsaw focused site has become a full-fledged resources for homeowners, their tools, power yard equipment and general advice.
WELCOME to our 2019 chainsaw buying guide. Let’s be honest, chainsaws haven’t changed much in the past 40 years, except for more powerful batteries and lighter materials. If you’ve never owned a chainsaw, it can be intimidating, and they’re potentially dangerous in the wrong hands. Our need to harvest wood and reclaim the stored energy […]
Chainsaw SAFETY is the single most important thing you need to learn about before ever starting your chainsaw. Manufacturers are continually trying to make their chainsaws as safe as possible with new features, at the the end of the day it’s your responsibility to educate yourself and follow proper operating procedures whenever you use your […]