Most foresters and loggers agree and suggest purchasing saws like Stihl, Jonsered or Huskvarna with good local dealers. Make every effort to find a service department for the saw you are considering. Check the dealer's reputation. I can guarantee your saw will need work in the future and you just may need some tune-up and chain sharpening instruction.
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