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  1. N

    Want to Sell Timberline sharpener system

    I bought this when I was pretty green then a friend showed me how to file on my own. I haven’t used this in years so it’s time to let it go. It’s in great shape and comes with the following carbides: 5/32” for 3/8”LP chain, 3/16” for .325, and 7/32” for 3/8” chain. It also has the 25 and 35...
  2. M

    My Sharpening Journey

    Hi guys, I was going to make some comments on existing threads, but i thought I'd start my own here. Before I do though, I want to shout out to @Gaudaost and @trains for their help either through posting their own learnings or through directly helping me to understand things more. A few...
  3. S

    Chainsaw chain sharpener choices?

    What are the better chain sharpeners choices? I don't sharpen enough to perfect my skills, so I want something that I can slap on my chain, no fussing around making tedious adjustments, sharpen quickly, and get to work sawing. I tried hand sharpening, but I'm not getting those nice big...
  4. dave_dj1

    Quick vice to hold saw for filing in the field

    I got sick of sharpening my saw on the tailgate using the cable as a support. This fit's in the space between the bed and the tailgate. I've already replaced the wingnut with a coupler and a piece of 3/8 round welded on for a T handle, much more leverage.
  5. Johnnybar

    GB & Carlton Round Files...Quality?

    Any experiences with GB or Carlton round files? I don't see much talk about them on the forums. I see that GB are made by the Swiss but that's all I know about either brand. Thanks in advance.