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How to Fell a Tree Using a Chainsaw - Forestry - About.com
Tyson Schultz is an Oregon logger and uses his chainsaw everyday to fell trees and buck logs. This is an adaptation of one of his posts to the About Forestry ...
Determine Tree Felling Direction - Forestry - About.com
Determine the clear fall path. Along with a clear landing, this is the most important factor in deciding what direction to fell a tree. Visualize the fall path in all ...
Creating a Notch or Face Cut - Making Your First Cut - Forestry
"Starting the bottom cut of the face, notice how I begin on the side of the tree rather than the front. It is easier to line your cuts up if you begin by making an ...
Limbing and Bucking - How to Cut a Tree into Logs - Forestry
Limbing is cutting branches off of felled or standing trees. Bucking is sawing felled trees into sections called logs. The length of the logs is dependent on the ...
Complete Your Tree Felling With a Final Back Cut
Making a back cut should be the third and final cut and is the cut that drops the tree over the face cut. The back cut should produce a hinge that controls the ...
How To Fell a Tree - Forestry - About.com
How to Fell a Tree From your Forestry Guide. Cutting down a tree is very dangerous if you don't know how to do it. Difficulty Level: Hard ...
The Face Cut Slice - Cutting Out a Notch to Create A Wedge - Forestry
"If your bottom comes up short of the top cut and the top cut is in the tree deeper that the bottom, you have a condition known as a Dutchman. It can be a mistake ...
Tips for Felling a Tree Using a Chainsaw Video
Cutting down a tree with a chainsaw could lead to some serious damage if you don't ... In this how-to video from About.com, learn important tips for felling a tree ...
Safety Tips for Felling a Tree Video
Felling a tree is one of the most dangerous things you can do. In this how-to video from About.com, learn some very important safety tips to follow when felling a ...
Top Ten Reasons Why Trees Are Important - Forestry - About.com
Here is a short list of reasons trees are necessary for improving our worldly condition. fall_yard_trees.jpg - Jane Kirkland, takeawalk.com. Fall Trees in ...
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