LumberJocks

change chainsaw blade/bar

  • Advertise with us

« back to Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories forum

Forum topic by gbert7765 posted 09-08-2014 08:54 PM 613 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View gbert7765's profile

gbert7765

1 post in 823 days


09-08-2014 08:54 PM

I have a Poulan Pro 42cc 18” chainsaw. Can I run a 20” bar on this?


4 replies so far

View johnstoneb's profile

johnstoneb

2148 posts in 1640 days


#1 posted 09-08-2014 09:12 PM

Sure.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

View Dallas's profile

Dallas

3599 posts in 1954 days


#2 posted 09-08-2014 09:21 PM

No problem. I have a factory model that is almost new. You can have it, you pay shipping.

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

View Grandpa's profile

Grandpa

3256 posts in 2142 days


#3 posted 09-09-2014 03:29 AM

We have Stihl saws that we run 18 to 36 inch bars on. Yu really need to adjust your oiler. You would think it would work the same but is doesn’t seem to. Over oiling is always best.

View wseand's profile

wseand

2754 posts in 2509 days


#4 posted 09-09-2014 05:23 AM

I have both the 18 and a 20 inch. I tried the 20 on the 18. It works just not all that well, underpowered for the larger bar. I would try it and see what you think.. I killed my 20 inch because it was under powered and it didn’t cut anything over 12 inches very well anyways.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com