What kind of cutting operations can be carried out with this battery chainsaw?
This chainsaw is suitable for pruning branches in trees and shrubs, but also for domestic wood cutting operations, such as cutting logs for stoves and fireplaces.
How is chain lubrication done?
The lubrication of the chain is automatic but can be adjusted thanks to a special screw to modulate the use according to the type of wood to be cut, the type of work, the surrounding temperature and the type of oil used.
How is the chain tensioned?
The chainsaw is equipped with a side chain tensioner which facilitates the tensioning operation.
What kind of protective gear should I use?
Trousers, jackets and gloves, all made out of cut-resistant material, safety shoes and a protective helmet with sound attenuating ear-muffs and a protective visor are ideal equipment for cutting wood. Among the parts and accessories indicated for this model, there is a wide selection of products which can be used for suitable gear. We recommend that you exercise the utmost care as well as wearing appropriate clothing when using this type of machine, and that you bear in mind the importance of consulting the manual when you make your choice.
How often should the chain be replaced?
The chain will wear down, and how quickly this happens will depends on the frequency and intensity of use, as well as the type of wood cut.
When the cutting performance remains poor despite sharpening, you will need to replace the chain. You will find compatible replacements among the parts and accessories on this page.
Which replacement chain should I use for this battery chainsaw?
We recommend that you replace the original with a new STIGA chain. Each chainsaw model can fit specific types of chains, depending on the characteristics of the machine and the bar length. To know which type you should use with this model, we recommend that you go to the parts and accessories section on the website, or else refer to the manual.