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What (if anything) do you plan to stockpile for Brexit?
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 01, 2019 3:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

vtsnowedin wrote:
If your using an electric saw you will find it doubly important to keep it razor sharp. Avoid cutting any wood that has been dragged through the dirt and certainly never let it touch the ground at the end of a cut. I've found a" Dremel "rotary tool makes sharpening quick and easy and you can get stones to fit any pitch (size ) chain.

Indeed! Important not just because if the lower power output compared to a petrol saw, but also for battery life. Same is true for a petrol saw of course, but you don't notice how much extra fuel you pour in in the same way as you notice the lights on the battery indicator dropping...
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 01, 2019 3:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I believe it comes down to a minute spent filing saves two minutes sawing.
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PostPosted: Mon Apr 01, 2019 4:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

mikepepler wrote:
vtsnowedin wrote:
If your using an electric saw you will find it doubly important to keep it razor sharp. Avoid cutting any wood that has been dragged through the dirt and certainly never let it touch the ground at the end of a cut. I've found a" Dremel "rotary tool makes sharpening quick and easy and you can get stones to fit any pitch (size ) chain.

Indeed! Important not just because if the lower power output compared to a petrol saw, but also for battery life. Same is true for a petrol saw of course, but you don't notice how much extra fuel you pour in in the same way as you notice the lights on the battery indicator dropping...


Very well put.
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