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Types of Chain Saws


Generally speaking, chain saws are ideal garden power tool that used to prune trees, cut fire wood, cut off tree limbs, and take down trees. Recently, there are 3 main types of chain saws: electric powered, gas powered and battery powered. All of them have their won advantages and disadvantages, so pay attention to the following and choose the one that suit you best.

Electric powered chain saws are the ideal saw for the homeowners. They have just enough power to cut off tree limbs, and can easily and efficiently prune trees. Another advantage of this type is that it is not as loud as the gas models, which will keep your neighbors friendly during the summer and fall. Besides, not having to worry about gas leaks or spills also enhances the attraction of the electric chain saws. Environmentally concision buyers also steer closer to the cordless or electric models as they have less carbon footprint. However, a major downside of the electric chain saw is that you are limited in mobility as you can only reach as long as the extension of its cord.

Then, the gas chain saws. In fact, gas chain saws are robust and powerful to handle the most complex and challenging tree cutting assignments that you can throw at them. They are usually the first choice for tree cutters because of their durability, mobility and utter relentlessness in cutting through wood.

Finally, there are the battery operated chain saws. They have the mobility and appeal that gas chain saws have as well as the power and ease of use that electric models are known for. Nonetheless, the only downside for the battery operated models is that they need to be charged and there is nothing worse than getting half the job done and realizing that you need to charge up.

Additionally, chain saw blades are widely called "saw chains", which can be divided into two main types, the square tooth and the chisel tooth. Also, they can further be divided into different subtypes based on the number of teeth, chain gauge, length and pitch.

Finally, whether your are a homeowner or professional gardener, it is recommended to use these chain saws according to the instructions. By doing so, not only can you do a great cutting work, but also your safety is guaranteed.More information, please visit: http://www.vertak.com/