Takes dirty wood a lot better than chisel chain.
Mar 30, After over the proper digging turn on your chainsaw. Then cut off all the root you got with the stump. Keep concern that your chainsaw will safe from the mud. Once if become muddy, you will lose the work efficiency. This video is about using a chainsaw to remove a stump at ground level without ruining my chainsaw. Hold the chainsaw flat, with the starter side up. Bend over and place the bottom side and heel of the bar on the stump. Cut the stump as close to the ground as possible, without hitting your chain against the dirt or ground.
Throttle the trigger fully and cut into the stump. Poulan pro chainsaw with a full chisel chain to cut tree stumps flush to the ground. Sep 04, If you cut it use an old bar and chain or else semi chisel chain. My biggest worry would be sucking in too much saw fumes in a hole or having the stump fall on me. I wouldn't think kickback or hitting something would be any worse on a stump than above ground, provided its a soilid piece of wood and you can see what you're cutting, J.D.
Aug 17, Use a chain saw or bow saw to cut the stump down as close to the ground as you can, without allowing the chain saw's teeth to strike the ground (this will dull your chain). Wear steel-toed boots for this part of the job. Drill holes a few inches deep into the stump in numerous places, using the biggest, widest drill bit you have.