Technical Information About Chainsaw


A chainsaw is tool which is used in cutting trees and removing trees trunk. Chainsaw is playing the major role in changing forest into living places but do you know? Chainsaw isn’t that simple that much people think about it. a chainsaw has many important parts which work together and to rotate chain on maximum speed possible. The clutch is the first thing which comes in use after starting the engine because a sawyer has to know about clutch working. The clutch plays an important role which you can understand just by reading this article.

How Does Clutch Work In Chainsaw

Actually, there is a centrifugal clutch is installed in a chainsaw to work well. The clutch housing is connected to transmission and there are centrifugal clutch shoes this is actually these looks like semi sphere. There is also engine shaft in it and the spring connects clutch shoes. If you have seen the engine then you may know that there is flywheel connected to it and then there is a engine drive shaft. This shaft is connected to clutch and this clutch help works with the transmission. When engine rotates the shaft then centrifugal clutch shoe also rotates with it not the transmission.

How does Chain rotate?

When clutch is pressed then the clutch shoes automatically grab clutch housing which is connected to a shaft. As if you have used a chainsaw then you may know that it kickback a little and now you know the reason that how clutch works. The transmission rotate due to clutch and if clutch isn’t pressed then in come back to normal where is don’t touch clutch housing. As the engine start then everything is ready and the user has to press clutch to start rotating chain to cut tress or other things which he want to.