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How To Cut Down a Tree: Safe and Effective Tree Felling, Limbing and Bucking

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Publication Number: FWM-00200

Author/Sponsor: Phillip Kaspari


Short Description:
If you use a chainsaw to cut firewood or manage your woodlot, this publication is for you. It thoroughly outlines everything you need to know to safely and effectively cut timber. There are sections on personal protective equipment, tools and tips for maintaining your chainsaw, selecting a tree and making the cut. Numerous photographs show the parts of a chainsaw, useful equipment, the proper way to fell, limb and buck a tree, and more.

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