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Outdoor Power Equipment Forum

  1. Equipment Repair and Operation

    Many different forums about how to operate a certain tool type: i.e. Chainsaws; Cutoff Saws; Blowers; Trimmers; Edgers; Pressure Washers; Snow Blowers; & whatever. Find outdoor power equipment User Manuals here.
    1. Just Chains

      Post any questions or topics about saw chain; types, uses, sharpening, ID-ing them, etc.
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      Latest: 325 narrow kerf , any chisel? ajschainsaws, Aug 22, 2016 at 6:11 PM
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    2. Tools

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      Latest: Hoist,Jacks and Lifts fearofpavement, Aug 23, 2016 at 2:51 PM
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    3. Milling

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      Latest: My first milling MustangMike, Aug 22, 2016 at 9:13 PM
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    4. Tree Work Equipment

      This is the spot to post about any treework related equipment such as dozers, tractors, excavators with thumb, bobcat, etc.
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      Latest: Massey Ferguson MF-300 jakethesnake, Aug 9, 2016
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    5. Mowers and More

      Post here about your yard work equipment. Lawn mowers, trimmers, edgers, blowers, etc go right here.
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      Latest: Need a 21" push mower stat. Toro vs Honda vs ? sawfun, Aug 23, 2016 at 2:06 PM
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    6. Hand Helds

      This is the forum for anything hand held such as: axes, mauls, hand tools, etc.
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      Latest: Garage sale rescue ajschainsaws, Aug 22, 2016 at 4:19 PM
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    7. Construction

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      Latest: What Iron are you running? ajschainsaws, Aug 23, 2016 at 3:24 PM
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    8. Manuals

      Find manuals for various specific make and model of outdoor power equipment.
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      Latest: IPL- Stihl MS-461 panteliss, Aug 23, 2016 at 11:16 AM
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    9. Ask the Experts

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      Latest: Stihl BR 550 backhoelover, Aug 7, 2016
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  2. General

    General discussions by, for and about outdoor power equipment manufacturers or the ones who use the tools: i.e. Arborists, Tree Services, Artists, Landscapers, Lawn Care Providers, etc.
    1. Events

      Yes, it's more than just chainsaw GTG's - but do NOT add your Event here in this area. USE THE EVENTS TAB in the top navigation menu.
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      Latest: Central PA GTG Wagnerwerks, Aug 23, 2016 at 2:00 PM
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    2. Forestry Community

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      Latest: not so pros Redfin, Aug 23, 2016 at 1:29 PM
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    3. Our Firewood Forum

      Firewood Matters too. Here you can discuss the classics... Bark side up or down, which has more btu's? Telephone poles or railroad ties?? Best paint color for your Mingo Marker etc.
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      Latest: What kind of wood is this? Hinerman, Aug 23, 2016 at 4:05 PM
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    4. Landscapers Community

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      Latest: what equipment do you use? GCJenks204, Jun 9, 2016
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    5. Aftermarket Spare Parts

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      Cross Cylinder Corp.
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    6. Product Reviews

      Here you can post what brands/models of equipment you recommend or what to stay away from. Post the review of your chainsaw, cut off saw, or any other type of outdoor power equipment.
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      Latest: Husqvarna hand forged splitting maul. CoreyB, Aug 21, 2016 at 1:25 PM
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    7. General Questions

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    8. Off Topic Area

      Threads like a "Good Morning" thread belong here.... Keep banter off the main pages.
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    9. SUGGESTION BOX

      It is important to post any suggestions here so that Admin can find them. We likely will NOT see anything posted under other forums here.
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      Latest: Search function stinks. Stump Shot, Aug 20, 2016 at 11:28 AM
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  3. Equipment/Parts Classified Ads (Buy, Sell, Trade)

    Many different forums about buying, selling or trading tool or parts: i.e. Chainsaws; Cutoff Saws; Blowers; Trimmers; Edgers; Pressure Washers; Snow Blowers; mowers, & whatever. Buy at your own risk, these ads have not been screened. Your due diligence is required. NOT FOR COMMERCIAL USE.
    1. Chainsaw Ads

      Free chainsaw classified ads! Advertise what chainsaws/parts for sale or trade you have. NOT FOR COMMERCIAL USE.
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      Latest: Large Mount Husky bars Warped5, Aug 23, 2016 at 2:32 PM
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    2. Cut Off Saw Ads

      Free classified ads for you to post whatever Cut Off Saws/parts. NOT FOR COMMERCIAL USE.
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    3. Other Power Equipment (Not Tools)

      Describe the equipment/parts you need or want to sell, and maybe state your budget and location. NOT FOR COMMERCIAL USE.
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      Latest: Homelite trimmer parts Stump Shot, Jul 15, 2016
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    4. Tools

      Regular Hand/Shop/Mechanics Tools, but not bigger power equipment. NOT For Commercial Use.
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    5. Job Ads

      Post jobs available in outdoor power equipment related fields.
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      Latest: Chainsaw Repair DanburyTreeCT, Aug 3, 2016
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  4. Outdoor Power Equipment Business Management

    Find forums about different disciplines of managing your Outdoor Power Equipment Business, i.e. Legalities; Accounting; Billing; Marketing; Collections; Shipping/Receiving, & whatever.
    1. Operation

      Legal issues and laws to which you should adhere in your specific outdoor power equipment business. We are not lawyers. Any information in here can not be considered legal and binding, and does not constitute any legal or contractual agreement between any parties.
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    2. Startup

      Discussions about how to start a outdoor power equipment related business.
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      Latest: Startup cantgitright, May 25, 2016
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    3. Insurance

      We are not insurance pros. Discussions about insuring an outdoor power equipment related business herein does not constitute any legal or contractual agreement. Use due diligence.
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      Latest: Tree Care Insurance Policy Uzi, Aug 3, 2016
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    4. Accounting

      Accounting, billing, accounts payable, accounts receivable, collections, software, etc.
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      Latest: Accounting and Shop software AVB, Jul 15, 2016
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    5. Marketing

      Want to know different ways to market an outdoor power equipment related business? Got tips and tricks? Marketing includes Advertising and Sales.
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      Latest: INSTAGRAM? DanburyTreeCT, Jul 31, 2016
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    6. Any Questions?

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  5. Business Listings

    advertise OPE related businesses

    Find many different listings categorized by business type: i.e. Stores; Repair Shops; Parts Dealers; Manufacturers; Landscapers; Artists; Tree Climbers; Tree Services; Lawn Services; Wood Cutters; Builders; & whatever.

    1. Servicing Dealer

      These stores sell outdoor power equipment. This is where you'd buy new tools and equipment.
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    2. Landscapers Directory

      business listings of Landscapers.
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      Latest: Howes Landscaping Jughead, Jan 8, 2016
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    3. Tree Services Directory

      List your Tree Services here so end users can find a Tree Service in their area.
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      Latest: Temple Tree Care templetree, Aug 8, 2016
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    4. OPE Marketing

      If you are a marketer who helps Outdoor Power Equipment related businesses, let 'em know in here.
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      Latest: Graphics and all things printed CoreyB, Jul 16, 2016
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