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This booklet describes how to use the various types of pole saws available. How to transport and store, operate and maintain. Emphasis is given to fitting, tensioning and sharpening the chain. The book describes the safe operation of the machine and the recommended PPE.

  • Introduction
  • Safety
  • Types of polesaw
  • Components of the pole saw
  • Transport and storage
  • Start and shut down
  • Operate the saw
  • Kickback, pull-in and pushback
  • Maintenance
  • What is a safe work method statement (SWMS)

Title          Polesaw operation and maintenance       
Author(s)                   
Pages          70         
ISBN                   
Catalogue number          B948         
Year of publish          2014         
Publisher          NSW Department of Primary Industries         
Price          $20.00AUD (inc GST)


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