Cutting a Log on a Hill Technique 9.
Dec 21, Start from the outside and work inward toward the tree trunk until the entire limb is removed. Saw with the chainsaw bar positioned vertically. This will help prevent the chainsaw chain from getting stuck. If the limb is too thick, cut from both sides of the limb until you have sawed all the way through. Crosscutting a Tree Using a Chainsaw. Dec 20, The cutting procedure for felling a tree with chainsaw begins with a “hinge cut” which is a roughly degree cut (30 degrees at the bottom and 60 degrees at the top) made into the side of the tree in the direction you want it to fall.
The rule of thumb is to cut it to a depth of anywhere between 1/5th and 1/3rd the diameter of the tree/5(8). Apr 29, Use the chainsaw as a lever, with the saw body resting on the trunk or your leg. Limbing will be easier and more effective with a short guide bar (13″–15″). 4 SAFE MOVEMENT Always hold the guide bar on the other side of the trunk when you move your bushremover.barted Reading Time: 8 mins. From there, measure a couple of feet down the length of the branch and cut a small notch with your pole saw on the underside of it (approximately 1/4 of the way through).
This cut, called the notch cut, will prevent the bark from peeling down into the trunk of the tree when you make your next cut. 2. Relieve Some of the WeightEstimated Reading Time: 2 mins.