How to Replace a Chain on a Chainsaw



Best Seller #1

Oregon S40 AdvanceCut 10-Inch Chainsaw Chain, Fits Craftsman, Poulan, Remington

  • Precision cutting chain, heat-treated, and hard-chromed cutter chain
  • Unique cutter design cuts smooth and fast with minimum kickback
  • Engineered for safety, performance, and quality
  • This 10" chain fits several saws including Echo CS-271, CS280, CS290, CS300 and CS3000, Sun Joe SWJ803E Pole Saw, and Greenworks 20262 with 10" bar
  • Not all chains will fit all saws brands mentioned on the packaging, to make sure you are getting the correct part contact Oregon Customer Care
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Best Seller #2

Oregon S56 AdvanceCut 16-Inch Chainsaw Chain Fits Craftsman, Echo, Homelite, Poulan, Remington

  • For saw sizes up to 42 cc
  • Semi-chisel chainsaw chain for Craftsman, Echo, Homelite, Poulan, and Remington brands
  • Precision cutting chain, heat-treated, and hard-chromed cutter chain
  • Unique cutter design cuts smooth and fast with minimum kickback
  • Engineered for safety, performance, and quality
  • Semi-chisel chainsaw chain for Craftsman, Echo, Homelite, Poulan, and Remington brands
  • Precision cutting chain, heat-treated, and hard-chromed cutter chain
  • Unique cutter design cuts smooth and fast with minimum kickback
  • Engineered for safety, performance, and quality.For saw sizes up to 42 cc
  • Advanced technology ensures tough, sharp cutters.Chainsaw File Size:5/32 inch
  • Semi-chisel chainsaw chain for Craftsman, Echo, Homelite, Poulan, and Remington brands
  • Precision cutting chain, heat-treated, and hard-chromed cutter chain
  • Unique cutter design cuts smooth and fast with minimum kickback
  • Engineered for safety, performance, and quality.For saw sizes up to 42 cc
  • Advanced technology ensures tough, sharp cutters
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Best Seller #3

Husqvarna Chainsaw Chain 20" .050 Gauge 3/8 Pitch Low Kickback Low-Vibration

  • A low kickback, low-vibration chain Developed to meet the specific needs of today's lightweight chainsaws
  • Great cutting performance and bore cut
  • Perfect for arborists and for users who use smaller-size chainsaws in high-production environment.
  • Well suited for commercial cutters, arborists and occasional users.
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Best Seller #4

Oregon S62 AdvanceCut 18-Inch Chainsaw Chain Fits Craftsman, Homelite, Poulan,grey

  • Not all chains will fit all saws brands mentioned on the packaging, to make sure you are getting the correct part call Oregon Customer Care at 1-800-223-5168
  • Precision cutting chain, heat-treated, and hard-chromed cutter chain
  • Unique cutter design cuts smooth and fast with minimum kickback
  • Engineered for safety, performance, and quality
  • Advanced technology ensures tough, sharp cutters
  • Semi chisel
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Best Seller #5

Oregon S62T AdvanceCut 18-Inch Chainsaw Chain, Fits Echo, Craftsman, Poulan (2-pack)

  • 18-in chain, 3/8-in Low Profile pitch, .050-in gauge, 62 drive link length
  • 2 loop value pack
  • LubriTec keeps your chain and guide bar oiled for less friction and longer life
  • For saw sizes up to 42 cc
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Best Seller #6

Oregon S52 AdvanceCut 14-Inch Chainsaw Chain Fits Craftsman, Echo, Homelite, Poulan,grey

  • Not all chains will fit all saws brands mentioned on the packaging, to make sure you are getting the correct part call Oregon Customer Care at 1-800-223-5168
  • Precision cutting chain, heat-treated, and hard-chromed cutter chain
  • Unique cutter design cuts smooth and fast with minimum kickback
  • Engineered for safety, performance, and quality
  • Advanced technology ensures tough, sharp cutters
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Best Seller #7

Husqvarna chainsaw chain 18-Inch .050 gauge .325 pitch low kickback low-vibration

  • A low kickback, low-vibration chain Developed to meet the specific needs of today's lightweight chainsaws
  • Great cutting performance and bore cut
  • Perfect for arborists and for users who use smaller-size chainsaws in high-production environment.
  • Well suited for commercial cutters, arborists and occasional users.
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Best Seller #8

Oregon L68 ControlCut 18-Inch Chainsaw Chain, Fits Stihl

  • Pitch: .325", gauge: .063", drive link count: 68. For saw sizes 38-62 cc
  • Fits several chainsaws, including Stihl 025, MS230, MS 241 C-M, MS 250 C and C-BE, and MS 251. See back of package for details. Please ensure your model has a .325" sprocket.
  • Blued Cutters deliver high-quality protection against corrosion. LubriTec Lubrication System keeps your saw chain and guide bar oiled, for less friction and longer life.
  • Exclusive OCS-01 Steel provides greater durability
  • Exclusive OCS-01 Steel provides greater durability
  • This saw chain met the kickback performance requirement of ANSI B175.1-2012 when tested according to the provisions of ANSI B175.1-2012. Low-kickback saw chain meets the kickback performance requirement of CSA Standard Z62.3.
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Best Seller #9

Oregon D72 AdvanceCut 20-Inch Chainsaw Chain, Fits Husqvarna, Remington, Makita, Stihl and others

  • Pitch: 3/8", gauge: .050", drive link count: 72
  • LubriTec keeps your chain and guide bar oiled for less friction and longer life
  • Top-Plate Filing Indicators make accurate sharpening easier
  • Exclusive OCS-01 Steel provides greater durability
  • For saw sizes 50-100 cc.File size:7/32 inches
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Best Seller #10

Oregon D70 20-Inch AdvanceCut Chainsaw Chain, Fits Echo, McCulloch and More

  • 20-Inch chainsaw chain made by the world’s leading saw chain manufacturer. Pitch: 3/8", gauge: .050", drive link count: 70
  • For saw sizes 50-100 cc. Fits chainsaw models made by Echo, McCulloch and other brands
  • LubriTec keeps your chain and guide bar oiled for less friction and longer life
  • Top-Plate Filing Indicators make accurate sharpening easier. No narrow kerf
  • Exclusive OCS-01 Steel provides greater durability
  • Precision cutting chain, heat-treated, and hard-chromed cutter chain
  • Unique cutter design cuts smooth and fast with minimum kickback
  • Engineered for safety, performance, and quality
  • Advanced technology ensures tough, sharp cutters
  • Full chisel.For saw sizes 50-100 cc
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In this video clip a Weingartz pro demonstrates how to switch a chain on a chainsaw.

Please refer to your owner’s handbook for thorough safety strategies.

Resources you’ll require:
• Wrench
• Flathead screwdriver
• New chain (
• Gloves (optional)
Here’s what to do:

• Identify the two nuts holding the bar to the observed
• Make confident chainsaw is not jogging
• Identify the two nuts keeping the bar to the observed
• Loosen the nuts
• Loosen the altering screw located in between the two nuts to take rigidity off the chain
• Eliminate the nuts
• Eliminate the side deal with and dust off any sawdust debris that may possibly have built up
• Pull the bar off of the stud
• Remove the chain from the drum
• Take away the bar and inspect to make sure that it is not twisted or bent
• Clean the groove and oil holes of the bar
• Get out the new chain – experience free to don gloves if you sense uncomfortable with the sharpness of the chain
• Put the bar back again on to the stud
• Make guaranteed the cutting enamel on the chain are experiencing absent from you
• Established the chain on the back of the drum
• Manual the enamel of the chain into the bar
• Do the identical with the bottom of the bar
• Put the chain again on the stud
• Reinstall the aspect circumstance
• Set the two nuts on
• Make sure the chain spins freely
• To tighten the chain, tighten the changing screw by making use of a clockwise movement
• Keep the bar a little upwards and tighten the nuts
• Verify that the chain break is working thoroughly

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