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Maintaining Chainsaw Bars

Chainsaw Bar Maintenance

Learn how to maintain your chainsaw bar and what to look for as signs of wear. The tools needed to maintain chain saw bar include a groove cleaner, flat file or bar wear dresser, and a grease gun that fits the grease hole on the bar.

    FAQ

     

    How do I clean my chainsaw guide bar?

    In our guide bar maintenance video, a forestry expert from the Oregon Technical Services Department demonstrates correct way to clean your chainsaw bar.

     

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