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Oregon 3/16in. File Guide - Model# 31690

Item# 19723
"File guide grips file securely and makes it easy to hand-sharpen saw chain. Lines on the guide's frame make it easy to align the file consistently and correctly and keep file at the correct depth. Assembled file guide includes one round file, frame and wooden handle. U.S.A. Product Type File guide, Mount Type File. For 20BP, 21BP, 22BP, 20LP, 21LP, 22LP, 95VP Oregon chain types"
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Customer Reviews for Oregon 3/16in. File Guide - Model# 31690
Review 1 for Oregon 3/16in. File Guide - Model# 31690
Overall Rating:
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Oregon File Guide 31690

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November 23, 2006
By BigBill
from CT
" I purchased many different chain saw sharpening tools in the past and the Oregon File Guide has surpassed all of them in the field in sharpening chainsaw chain back to being reliable cutters as they were returned to like new again in performance. You just can't beat this tool for sharpening your chainsaw. I first take the correct file size and open up the center of the chain tooth. Then i take the file guide with the correct size file clamped in it and sharpen the very top edge to a razor sharpeness. I sharpen it until the dull corner is gone from the chain. Uisng this guide to sharpen your saw chains will add a lot of extra life to your chains too mainly because it only takes off a little material at a time rather than a grinder which removes a lot of material. The biggest advantage it can be done in the field where you are using your chainsaw too thus saving you down time too. I cut firewood professionally and this is what i used to keep my saw chain like new ready to cut anytime, anywhere. "
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