STIHL Saw Chain Guide
The Chain Matters
Even a STIHL chainsaw is only as good as its chain. This is why you should always keep your chain in peak cutting condition. Here is your quick guide to your saw chain, including tips on sharpening your chain, as well as identifying types of saw chains and how to purchase replacements.
If you have the tools, you can sharpen your saw chain at home or in the field. This quick video will walk you through the process, step by step.
Where’s the wear? Use this chart to properly diagnose the wear on a saw chain, including what likely caused the damage and how to remedy it.
When it's time to replace your saw chain, or pick up a spare, you might have a few options to consider. This guide helps identify the saw chains available for your STIHL chainsaw.
STIHL designs and manufactures its own saw chains to deliver exceptional sawing performance. What makes STIHL saw chains unique? Find out here.
Put an edge on your DIY skills with sharpening accessories from STIHL, including files, holders, stump vices, kits, guides and more.