Despite its lightness and size, even a chainsaw that is recommended for amateurs can be as dangerous, or perhaps even more, as the professional chainsaw. Have you heard of ‘kickbacks’ and ‘cut to the leg’ injuries that are usually encountered by novices because of this type of saw?
This is, of course, not a joke, but this great piece of information is really useful when mulling over what type of saw you need. Chainsaws are great and these are as varied as blades.
Well, this fact and so much more about chainsaws are explained well in this instructional, light-humored video.
source: Essential Craftsman
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