6 steps to successful tree felling 1. Plan ahead. When it comes to tree removal by using a chainsaw, preparation is key. If you plan the felling and which 2. Check the felling direction. Continue by determining the felling direction by carefully studying the tree. Dec 09, To fell a tree with a chainsaw, first position your chainsaw feet off the ground and at a 70°angle, and cut a notch ⅓ of the way through the tree trunk. Then, make a horizontal cut at the base of the notch, also ⅓ of the way through.
Next, use the tip of your chainsaw to make a bore cut from a couple of inches past the notch to the opposite side of the tree %(6). tree. Walk the saw back, cutting approximately half the tree and leaving sufficient holding wood in back. 5.
A winch is used in situations where you need maximum force and safety.
Repeat the procedure on the opposite side. 6. Use a release cut from the back side. METHOD TO USE WHEN THE TREE DIAMETER IS GREATER THAN TWO TIMES THE CHAINSAW BAR LENGTH BORING TECHNIQUE CAUTION: THIS IS A VERY PROFESSIONAL TYPE OF.