Question About Chainsaw Chain


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Old 04-03-23, 04:22 PM
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Question Question About Chainsaw Chain

When the chain can't be tighten, adjusted because the screw won't turn any further does that mean the chain has to be replaced?

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Old 04-03-23, 08:33 PM
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Generally that's the case. The pivot points get sloppy and the chain can come apart once it has worn too far.
 
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Old 04-03-23, 09:28 PM
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Chains streach with age/wear but I dont think I've ever had one that got to the point I could not keep the bar adjusted so it would not stay on. The teeth wearing down due to sharpening has always been the limiting factor, be on the safe side and replace!
 
 

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