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: Stihl FG2 Set-up Question 2000ssm6, Mar 26, 2017 at 8:31 AM
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    2. The Repair Shop

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      Latest: fried Husky 55? 1990Husky262, Mar 26, 2017 at 7:18 PM
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    3. Tools

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      Latest: 8 vs 21 spline carb tool merc_man, Mar 23, 2017 at 9:52 AM
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    4. Milling

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      Latest: Chainsaw Mills Greenland South, Mar 24, 2017 at 7:34 PM
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    5. 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: F800 dump psuiewalsh, Feb 4, 2017
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    6. Mowers and More

      Post here about your yard work equipment. Lawn mowers, trimmers, edgers, blowers, etc go right here.
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      Latest: lawn boy vs bank forclosed property Nitehawk55, Mar 26, 2017 at 5:34 PM
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    7. Hand Helds

      This is the forum for anything hand held such as: axes, mauls, hand tools, etc.
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    8. Construction

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    9. Manuals

      Find manuals for various specific make and model of outdoor power equipment.
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      Latest: br600 backhoelover, Mar 26, 2017 at 8:20 PM
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    10. Ask the Experts

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      Latest: Dolmar 5100 questions 2manyhounds, Mar 25, 2017 at 11:28 PM
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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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    2. Visit My YouTube Channel

      Links to Members' YouTube channels. Find "How To Fix Chainsaws and other Outdoor Power Equipment" and stuff.
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      Latest: BUCKIN' Billy Ray Smith ajschainsaws, Mar 24, 2017 at 3:41 PM
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    3. Forestry Community

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      Latest: not so pros Czed, Mar 26, 2017 at 8:35 PM
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    4. 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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    5. Aftermarket Spare Parts

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      Latest: AM bar nuts. lol RI Chevy, Mar 10, 2017
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    6. General Questions

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      Latest: Shindaiwa EB500 backpack blower exSW, Mar 26, 2017 at 8:27 PM
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    7. Off Topic Area

      Threads like a "Good Morning" thread belong here.... Keep banter off the main pages.
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    8. Outdoor Sports

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      Latest: Favorite Woods Carry Pistol(s) RandyMac, Mar 26, 2017 at 5:24 PM
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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: Anybody else having trouble posting pics? RIDE-RED 350r, Mar 26, 2017 at 6:22 PM
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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 (Click Advertising tab & buy an ad ya cheapskate!).
    1. FREE STUFF!

      Post in here if you are offering some free equipment dot dot dot
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    2. 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: Mac 3200 Oil Tank Needed Plainsman, Mar 26, 2017 at 8:16 PM
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    3. Cut Off Saw Ads

      Free classified ads for you to post whatever Cut Off Saws/parts. NOT FOR COMMERCIAL USE.
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      Latest: Homelite Cut off saw Lpbh4l087, Aug 24, 2016
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    4. 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: 1957 Lawn Boy 5100 mower $175.00 huskyboy, Mar 20, 2017 at 11:11 PM
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    5. Tools

      Regular Hand/Shop/Mechanics Tools, but not bigger power equipment. NOT For Commercial Use.
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      Latest: Bully dog diesel programmer RI Chevy, Oct 13, 2016
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    6. STOLEN

      If your sh** got stolen, post a pic and descrip here. Maybe even add your personal GFY message to the thief.
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      Latest: Echo 440evl Frank bierce, Dec 27, 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. Management

      Discussions about outdoor power equipment related business. Startup, insurance, marketing...
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      Latest: INSTAGRAM? force10powertools, Feb 3, 2017
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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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    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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    5. As Seen On

      These are places where a link, review, or a mention about this OPEforum exists.