The Role Of Guide Bar In Chainsaw


Concrete cutting was the hardest thing before the use of chainsaw which was modified a few years ago for concrete. The chainsaw was previously used for cutting trees and simple things like shrubbery because this wasn’t much powerful like now it is. The chainsaw work on two cycle engine which rotates transmission and this transmission is connected to the chain. The chain rotates with speed on guide bar and the guide bar is the human being able to cut hardest things like concrete. There are lots of chainsaws available in the market but the thing which needs to be considered is chainsaw’s guide bar.

Guide Bar Difference Between Concrete Cutter And Wood Cutter

There are two types of cutters and if you don’t know much then this article will be helpful to you. Concrete cutter mainly depends on guide bar because if the bar isn’t strong then the chain will easily break it. The guide bar is made of strongest alloy and there are many types of alloy made guide bar chainsaw is available. This depends on the bar that how much large or thick tree it can cut because if you use a small guide bar chainsaw then it will stuck in tree. On the other hand using a long barred chainsaw isn’t a good option for small trees.

Things To Know

A large guide bar chainsaw has the much powerful engine because these chainsaw require more power to rotate chain. The chain is also usually heavier due to long bar. All other things are same, even the engine is two cycle engine with little more horsepower than normal one.  If the chain used is of wrong type then it can break guide bar easily due to kickback. Always use a chain which is less vibrating rate and less kickback for safe use.

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