If you struggle to operate the pole-saw, there might be a lack of knowledge of its proper use. It's tough enough to maintain a current flow of working without knowing different parts of the saw. You can't do what professional does.
So, let's start talking about different parts of this machine that imparts - use, maintenance, and further use. We can classify the device in terms of External components.
Why should you know the use of the parts?
During using the device, you may face several problems which solutions is in your reach. But without knowing the particular function of the device, your operating experience can be dull. So before starting the device, the proper knowledge is much needed. And the whole post is discussing about the parts of the pole saw.
When you are using it, some parts are essential to use. According to external components, the classify maybe -
1. Main saw
2. Extension pole &
3. Extension cord
When you supposed to use a pole saw, you will observe some buttons or clicks that are always helpful to you to operate. Right? Without knowing and applying, this task will be hard for you. Here we'll discuss how to understand the different parts of pole saw and increase your skill through it.
Use of different parts of a pole saw:
Main Saw : The main portion of the device
These are the main parts. It has all the elements that are usually essential for cutting purposes. The saw can detachable from the pole. You can use it as a chain saw. But keep in mind that it's all about pole saw, and this is for cutting branches average in size beyond your reach.
Though it's made from different individual parts, this usually inside the machine. Here, we'll shows our daily use parts that help to cut. Let's see how many portions it requires.
CHAIN OIL BULB: Smoothing the cutting process.
If you press it every 15-30 seconds, you will feel smooth cuttings. It also decreases the damaging possibility of the main chain. It protects the guide bar from further destruction.
Most of the case of slow cutting is inappropriate to use of the chain oil bulb. So, the continuous press of the clamp with time interval will save your main chain and guide bar. It also helps you maintain time.
FRONT HAND GUARD: Protects your hands.
You don't want to hurt your finger by this machine, Right? Several reports published how many accidents and injuries occur in a year. And even CDC isn't sure, but you may hear at least one news about saw related accidents.
So, try to use an inappropriate way. Generally, if you are a right-hand person, then this front hand-guard protects your left hand. But, for the left-hand person, this will protect your right side as well.
SAW CHAIN: For cutting purposes.
A good quality saw chain gives you a smoother cutting. Continuous oiling by chain oil bulbs can increase the efficiency of cuttings. After a batch of cutting, you should look at the chain.
If there any damage, change the particular damaging portion of the string. You can easily remove the damaged chain, and in this case, you have to pay.
TENSION ADJUSTMENT SCREW: Using for loose or tightening the chain.
According to various ways, this part alternately changes its position. Some barks are soft and some are hard. In both cases, you need to adjust the tension adjustment screw correctly. If you do, you don't have to worry about it anymore.
GUIDE BAR TIP: Supporting the saw chain and remain in line.
Guide bar tip is the frontal portion of a pole saw. The guide bar tip will help you keep the saw in a particular line. So next time, when you cut a branch, it will be in front and make your cutting experience much better.
BUCKING SPIKE: Maintaining stability.
When you are working To maintain stability is much needed. It is useful to maintain the balance of the saw. Especially when you cut the branch downwardly, this saw parts are lying beside the guide bar and under the tension adjustment screw.
Pole : The Ultimate Reacher
Pole is a long slender and rounded part that usually made from lightweight metal or wood (manual), which is placing for supporting the saw. This pole will help you to get the branches and limbs.
COUPLER: Connecting the two-portion- Pole & Saw.
The coupler locates at the end of the pole. The coupler is the point where these two parts come into play. It is vital to check the forehead before each use. Otherwise, it may dislocate. So, observe well.
EXTENSION BOOM: Providing more reach.
It is attached to the saw. You can choose the length of the extension boom and attached it with the saw. It helps you reach the position and cut. The extension boom is a large rounded slender part that provides more reach.
HANDLE: Maintaining proper grip.
Griping is important. Without proper gripping, there's a chance to slip from your hand. Take a proper grip and start working safely.
THROTTLE CONTROL: Controlling the spin of the chain
Many times, you may have to increase or decrease the chain speed if you want to cut the stalks. At that time, this throttle control will give you a lot of benefits. Because with this, you can efficiently operate the speed of the chain as you need.
THROTTLE LOCKOUT: Preventing sudden starting of the chain saw.
When you put the machine somewhere, it may start for any reason. In case of emergency, throttle lockout prevents the sudden start of the saw. You can control it by using the button. In the circumstances, it will be beneficial to survive those situations.
EXTENSION CORD/POWER CORD: Providing frequent electricity.
If you are using electricity to power up, connect with the power cord. The gasoline or fuel operating device takes to fill up. In that case, the fuel will power up the chain saw.
Frequent supplying of the energy is most important for the pole saw. Because if the supply stops then there may be problem with the cutting of branch. It can hamper the chain during operation.
Since you know everything about the pole saw, you can efficiently operate it smoothly If you are a beginner,then you have to learn this equipment initially.
The result will give you a fruitful results. Otherwise, it could cause an accident at any time. When you are using a pole saw, obey the rules and precautions.
So, If you're following this whole procedure you will be winner.