How to sharpen your chain the right way on a STIHL Chainsaw

How to sharpen your chain the right way on a STIHL Chainsaw



Best Seller #1

Katzco Chainsaw Sharpener File Kit - Contains 5/32, 3/16, and 7/32 Inch Files, Wood Handle, Depth Gauge, Filing Guide, and Tool Pouch - for Sharpening and Filing Chainsaws and Other Blades

  • CONVENIENCE - Katzco complete chainsaw file kit contains every field tool you could possibly need to get your chainsaw back into its optimal condition. The roll-up tool pouch keeps everything you need in one location and allows for great portability so you can bring it wherever and whenever needed
  • VARIETY - This kit comes with a range of different files to meet any of your chainsaw sharpening needs. The premium fine tooth flat and round files is made for Fast filing and cutting. The round files come in the sizes of: 5/32”, 3/16”, and 7/32”. The hardwood handle can attach to any of the files and the depth-gauge tool as well and can be used on any chainsaw.
  • QUALITY – These fine-tooth chainsaw files with the stained and finished wood handle allows for comfortable grip when using and will keep the chain sharp to allow for faster, safer work so you can get the most out of your chainsaw.
  • GETS THE JOB DONE – AFFORDABLE other chainsaw sharpening kits don’t include as many accessories or are made of cheap material and result in poorer performance. However, these tools will never fail you and will get the job done for you each and every time. Not only is the Katzco chainsaw sharpening kit convenient and affordable, but it does the same job as more expensive kits if not better.
  • SET OF 8 IN ONE PACK - Set Includes as Following - (1) 3/8” Hardwood stain & finish handle - (1) 6” Flat fine tooth file - (1) Filing guide - (1) Tool Pouch – (1) Depth-gauge tool - and three(3) round fine tooth files in the following sizes: 5/32”, 3/16”, and 7/32”
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Best Seller #2

Oregon 25896 3/16 inch Chainsaw File Guide with File,grey

  • File guide grips file securely and keeps file at the correct depth
  • Lines on the file guide's frame make it easy to align the file consistently and correctly
  • 3/16 inches
  • Eliminates guesswork, keeps chain at peak cutting efficiency
  • Guide with angle indicators to maintain file position
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Best Seller #3

Pferd 17300 CS-X Chain Sharp Filing Guide - 5/32"

  • Improved file position
  • Optimized shape for more precise guiding
  • Simpler handling due to improved shape of device
  • Depth gauge distance: 0. 025 inches
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Best Seller #4

Granberg Bar-Mount Chain Saw Sharpener, Model# G-106B (Original Version)

  • Proudly made in California, USA
  • Quickly and easily sharpen any chain
  • Mounts to any saw with any file size
  • Made of cast aluminum and zinc-plated steel
  • FILES NOT INCLUDED
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Best Seller #5

Husqvarna 531300081 3/8-Inch Saw Chain Filing Kit

  • For Models 55 Rancher, 257, 261, 362XP, 357XP, 359, 365, 372XP, 385XP, 395XP, 3120XP, 455 Rancher, 570 and 575XP
  • Everything you need to file your chain
  • Includes file handle, combination filing gauge, 2 round files, and 1 flat file for depth gauges
  • The combination gauge helps ensure the correct filing angle and simplifies the filing process
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Best Seller #6

Pferd 17304Pferd CS-X Chain Sharp Filing Guide - 7/32"

  • Improved file position
  • Optimized shape for more precise guiding
  • Simpler handling due to improved shape of device
  • Depth gauge distance: 0. 030 inches
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Best Seller #8

Oregon Cutting Systems 27742 Depth Gauge Tool with Flat File

  • Makes accurate, consistent depth gauge settings easy.
  • Keeps depth gauge height for optimum cutting performance. Recommended filing of depth gauges. Use at least every third time chain is sharpened. Comes with flat file.
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Best Seller #9

Pferd 17301Pferd Cs-X Chain Sharp Filing Guide - 3/16"

  • Improved file position
  • Optimized shape for more precise guiding
  • Simpler handling due to improved shape of device
  • Depth gauge distance: 0. 025 inches
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Best Seller #10

Chainsaw Sharpener File Kit – Includes Flat, 5/32, 3/16, 7/32 Inch Round Files, Depth Gauge Tool, Filing Guide, Wood Handle & Bright Red Pouch – for Sharpening Chain Saw Blades - 8 Piece Combo Set

  • SHARPEN WITH LESS FRUSTRATION - Tighten the file guide with a twist of your fingers. Your file will not slide around like other kits that simply snap closed.
  • STOP FIGHTING A DULL SAW - Never push your saw through wood again. Feel less tired and get more work done in half the time.
  • ALWAYS GET THE JOB DONE - Easy to take with you in a ATV/Truck. Hit a nail/fence, no problem, use your kit to get your saw humming through wood again.
  • NEVER CUT CROOKED AGAIN - The Filing Guide ensures all teeth stay the same size and angle. You will be amazed at how straight your saw cuts.
  • SHARPEN ANY SAW YOU HAVE - Multiple file sizes ensures you will be able to get a razor sharp edge for just about any saw you have with you.
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Our Technical Applications Expert Philip Needham displays us how to sharpen your chains the suitable way (on STIHL chainsaws).

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