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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 ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/chainsaws/ss/fell_tree.htm
Determine Tree Felling Direction - Forestry - About.com
You need to first determine the felling direction of the tree you want to cut. That means fining a clear fall path and a safe escape route..
http://forestry.about.com/od/chainsaws/ss/fell_tree_2.htm
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 ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/chainsaws/ss/fell_tree_6.htm
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 ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/chainsaws/ss/fell_tree_8.htm
How to Fell a Tree Using a Chainsaw - Forestry - About.com
A notch or face cut should be your first cut after determining the felling direction. This cut is created by making a v cut that takes out a slice of wood leaving hinge ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/chainsaws/ss/fell_tree_3.htm
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 ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/chainsaws/ss/fell_tree_5.htm
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 ...
http://video.about.com/forestry/Tips-for-Felling-a-Tree-Using-a-Chainsaw.htm
Top Cut and Bottom Cut - Parts of the Notch Cut - Forestry - About.com
A top cut and a bottom cut makes the notch. These two cuts removes a wedge of wood which creates a notch with a hinge which controls speed of the tree drop.
http://forestry.about.com/od/chainsaws/ss/fell_tree_4.htm
Escape The Falling Tree - Plan a Tree Felling Retreat - Forestry
A falling tree is where most sawyers are injured and should be planned for. The final felling cut should should include a size-up of its landing zone and your plan  ...
http://forestry.about.com/od/chainsaws/ss/fell_tree_7.htm
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 ...
http://forestry.about.com/c/ht/00/07/How_Fell_Tree0962932674.htm
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