The fact something is made in China doesn’t make it bad. It’s all in the build quality, an oem manufacturer cares that their product standards...
If you want to learn to tune, start with a know good adjustable carb not some aftermarket dodgy 50/50 garbage carb. Sounds like you’ve already...
I always pressure test a saw before I tear it apart to see where failure actually occurred.
That looks normal. I’ve had bars get hot spots after getting pinched in a tree. The cheap bars I used to have were horrible for this. The rails...
Stihl 026,260,261. Oldest to newest in stihls 50cc offering. They make good limbing saws. Light enough while still having good power.
I’ve fixed cracked tanks with seals all, don’t know about a hole though
Depends how much time you have!
Bu in all seriousness in hardwood that size, I’ve used an 026 but it was pretty slow going. I’d grab something...
You need to find the shop that sells and works on volume chainsaws. Usually it’s where all the tree guys buy saws. Ive found shops like this to...
Why is this in the chainsaw forum?
FYI, the reed block itself can warp and create a leak. Ask me how I know!
You can put an ms390 engine in it. Not sure who makes the best aftermarket offering but someone will be along shortly with the info
I can appreciate a good rant!
Buy the ms180
What’s with the filter cover, looks like an hd cover on an old style base. Which style of filter does it have?
Pics or it didn’t happen! Congrats on a saw that’s top of its class.
Stihl br700 manual please
Here’s another fun one. 100+ year old white oak.
Thanks for the replies, I think I’ll just try to pull it out and see how it goes. It obviously wasn’t in great shape when it went over and I’m...
How would a pro go about removing this tree. Its a dead 75’ tall pine that blew over and is now hung up in the neighboring tree.
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