Felling trees is a dangerous task that should not be undertaken lightly.
Aug 08, So, if after reading the above you still want to cut down your tree, then you’re ready to begin, and this first step is the undercut. This is the notch cut in the tree that allows it to safely fall. This is the cut that determines the direction the tree will fall, so it’s one of the most important steps/5(68). Jul 07, Removing Branches With a Pruning Saw Undercut the branch a few inches away from the trunk to prevent bark tearing.
Only cut part way through the bottom of Move a short distance away from the first cut, further out on the branch and cut al the way through to remove the entire Start the third Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins. Mar 30, Take the turning hook (or use the turning strap to attach a branch as a lever) and roll the tree away from you.
Lift straight with a straight back and knees bent.
Rule number one: never work alone with working with a chain saw.
If the tree is large or has hung really tightly, you can increase the rolling force by using the turning Estimated Reading Time: 5 mins. Oct 01, Disposing of the Trunk Once the tree is safely on the ground, you'll have to cut it into pieces to remove it or keep it for firewood, and you can do this with a chain saw.
Start by cutting off all the branches that you couldn't remove before and haul.