Sharpening Saw Chains

Sägeketten schärfen

STIHL offers to everyone, from casual users to experienced professional foresters, the right tool for the care of your cutting attachment. These pages will help you to find and identify the right tools for the cutting equipment maintenance and to learn its applications.

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Sharpening saw chain

Learn here the basics of proper sharpening the saw chain.

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Preparing chain

Before you start sharpening the saw chain, you should make some preparations.


Filing assistance

All angles and dimensions must be observed as it requires much practice. Therefore STIHL recommends the use of filing assistance.

At all times wear gloves for chainsaw and the cutting attachment use.
Risk of injury by the sharp teeth. If you have any questions, please contact your local authosied STIHL Dealer.

Wie finde ich die passende STIHL Sägekette? How do I find the right STIHL saw chain?

You have two options.

Sägeketten schärfen Prospekt Chainsaw Sharpening Brochure

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