A storm has hit your property… low hanging limbs are making it a challenge to mow… you’re
ready to start using firewood to heat your home… for one reason or another, you’re in the
market for a chain saw. And STIHL is here and ready to help you pick the best one for your job.
With over 40 STIHL models to choose from, it may appear that you have a lot of options –
however, when considering your job, the choices may be quickly narrowed down. Remember,
choosing the right chain saw can help ensure you get the job done quickly, efficiently and safely.
Below are five things to consider when matching your needs to a specific chain saw.
1) Size of job – STIHL offers a wide range of saws, designed for different-sized jobs. Our chainsaw selector can assist you in matching your needs to a specific saw. Should you feel the job
might be beyond your knowledge and experience, hiring a professional will be your best choice.
2) Type of job – Are you trimming limbs? Felling a tree? Cleaning up storm damage? STIHL
not only makes over 40 models of chain saws, they also offer several types of guide bars andcutting chains.
3) Frequency of use – Should you only need your saw for occasional limb removal, one of our
light-duty chain saws may be enough. However, if you require significant cutting on a regular
basis, you may want to check out a mid-range model or perhaps even one of our professional
Choose your saw based on your requirements for mobility, ease of starting, weight, as well as
initial and ongoing costs.
5) Number of Options – As a leader in chain saw technology innovation, STIHL offers a
spectrum of value-added options that can provide enhanced performance and additional
and the quick chain adjuster.
Remember, your STIHL Dealer has the knowledge and expertise to help you find the best saw
to get the job done right.