Introduction: How to Cut Down a Tree Using a Chainsaw: Notch and Hinge Techniques
When felling a tree using a chainsaw, it's important to use the right notch and hinge techniques. A directional notch is used to determine the direction of the tree fall. The hinge is the most important factor in ensuring a safe and clean felling while guiding the tree to the ground. Watch this video to learn proper methods for creating different notches during tree felling and techniques for maintaining a correct hinge from a qualified Husqvarna trainer.