My chain is not oiling?

It is important you utilize the correct chain oil. Most chainsaw oils on the market are designed to be sticky to prevent overspray, however these are better suited to larger machines, our smaller chainsaws may struggle to pump this oil, especially in cooler weather. It might be beneficial to use an SAE30 oil or 5w30 […]

How do I correctly mix a 40:1 fuel/oil ratio?

We’d recommend using the 2stroke mixing bottle supplied with your machine, Using a funnel and keeping the bottle level, pour the fuel in the larger side up to the required level [ 2.5 for a 250ml mix or 5 for a 500ml mix] then fill the smaller side up to the same corresponding mark with […]

What is the correct tension for my chain?

Chainsaw chains stretch and become loose during operation. A properly-tensioned chainsaw chain should still be just a little loose on the chainsaw guide bar, but the chain needs to be tight enough that you can’t pull the drive links out of the bar nose. A good way to test chain tension is to pull on the chain at the middle of the bar […]