I tried Oregon and stihl.
remote tree pruning Aug 10, Whats the Best Chain for cutting Palm trees?
Palms are just hard on chains and dont think there really is a better one than the other.
I have a gazillion Cabbage Palm, 12" DBH, 60' CT and 12"diameter there too. Palm is soft, for sure. But it can be sandy. Not that I'm really caring, I can sharpen chain, but I can also get chains better suited as needed. I don't have a big quiver of saws, but I am working on stumpclear.barted Reading Time: 4 mins.
Nov 04, I use stihl semi chisel chain but the best ever on palms I'm unable to find anymore, may have gone out of business. It was Sabre profile which was owned by John Deere Corp. Rather than a point or a radius at the tip of the tooth it had a 45 degree angle, so in Estimated Reading Time: 10 mins. Jan 07, Step 4: Cut Through Trunk From the Back.
Palm likes to suck your bar in and resist any attempts to walk through your cut as you would normally do.
Cut through the backside of the palm tree with the chainsaw until you hear a large amount of internal cracking. You will not cut entirely through the tree.
When you hear cracking, back away from the tree, use your escape route and let the weight of the tree trunk do the rest of the stumpclear.barted Reading Time: 3 mins.