THIS DATA DUPLICATED FROM THE
OREGON WEB SITE
THE WORLD LEADER IN|
SAW CHAIN, GUIDE BARS,
AND DRIVE SPROCKETS
- SAW CHAIN -
Oregon® cutting chain is used as original equipment by 90
percent of the world's chainsaw manufacturers and by most of
the world's professional loggers, farmers, and homeowners. |
Why? Because they want their saws to deliver unparalleled cutting
performance and the highest possible level of product satisfaction.
Here's what Oregon® provides users:
- Advanced manufacturing materials, innovative product
features, and extraordinary quality that maximizes the
high value built into chainsaws.
- Cutting chain that is trouble- free---that cuts every
type of timber, stands up in any kind of weather, and stays together
in all cutting conditions.
- Cutting chain that stays sharper longer than most saw
users ever expect, but is easy to resharpen when the time comes.
- Cutting chain that's made in many types and sizes to match
the power of most saws, and the kinds of use for which each saw
- Cutting chain that has lubrication, sharpening, low-vibration,
and low-kickback safety features
built right in.
- Cutting chain that's available for replacement anywhere
in the world to ensure the highest possible level of customer service
Professional .325" Pitch Chains
Professional 3/8" Pitch Chains
Professional .404" Pitch Chains
Narrow Kerf Chains
Since the development of the first chipper chain more than half a century
ago Oregon® has been, and remains, at the forefront of chainsaw
cutting-systems technology and continues to produce the most advanced
line of cutting chain available today.
- GUIDE BARS -
Oregon® is the world leader in chainsaw guide-bars. It brands
bars for many major chainsaw manufacturers and sells Oregon-brand
in the replacement market worldwide.
Here's what Oregon® provides users:
- Optimum performance and long service life in every
bar -- from bars for mechanical-timer-harvesting machines
to bars for small-displacement hand-held saws.
- Bars with exceptional rigidity and increased resistance
to bar-rail wear and bar-rail chipping.
- Bars that allow you to tighten cutting chain with a
simple mechanism built right into the bar. No more fussing
with cumbersome saw-head chain-tensioning devices.
- Solid bars with armor-tipped noses that let you cut
better in abrasive conditions -- when wood is impregnated
with sand or while you're cutting in rocky areas.
- Bars with sprocket noses that let cutting chain revolve
around the bar with less effort. You get more cutting horsepower
from your saw..
- Bars with advanced lubrication features that keep
plenty of oil to bar rails, nose sprocket, and chain while
slicing through the toughest timber.
Bar and Chain Combos
Bars for Occasional Use
Bars for Professional Use
Bars for Commercial Use
Oregon® guide bars, like Oregon® cutting chain, are made to
the highest precision and quality standards in the industry. Our manufacturing
technology is unsurpassed and we have bars to fit every chainsaw, no
matter where it's made. The cutting team of Oregon® bar, chain,
and chain-sprocket ensures that you can turn your ordinary saw into
a great one.
- DRIVE SPROCKETS -
SPROCKETS: The chainsaw drive sprocket moves
the cutting chain around a saw's guide bar at high speed and are an
essential element of the saw's cutting team consisting of the bar,
chain, and sprocket. Oregon® offers a wide range of sprocket types
for different sawing applications -- for professional timber cutters
to homeowners who use saws to cut firewood and do chores around home.
The ultimate drive-sprocket system is the Power Mate® system.
Power Mate® provides you with:
- Smoother cutting
- More horsepower delivered from the saw
- Less chain jumping off the bar
- Reduced expensive chain wear
The system's rim-type sprocket can be replaced when
necessary saving you money -- no need to replace the whole system.Oregon®
sprockets can be installed on chainsaws having either inboard-clutch
or outboard-clutch assemblies. Follow instructions in the operator's
manual provided by your chainsaw manufacturer for correct sprocket
POWER MATE® RIM SPROCKETS
Rim sprockets "float" on the splined hub, allowing chain
and sprocket to self-align with the bar groove. The three most
popular sizes are available in a radially ported design, which
uses centrifugal force to throw off sawdust and debris.
These sprockets offer excellent performance and top value for occasional
users of lightweight, high-speed consumer chainsaws. Designed specifically
for use with 90 series chain types (90SG, 91VG, 91VS).
An economical sprocket built to fit a limited group of saws operated
by users who prefer professional-type 3/8"-pitch chain. Pro-Am®
spurs - low cost and excellent value.
For professional users who prefer a spur-type sprocket. Pro Spur®
sprockets are rugged and dependable. They have excellent wear resistance
and are available to fit professional-type .325"-, 3/8"-,
and .404"-pitch chains.
POWER MATE® SPROCKET SYSTEMS
Available to fit most chainsaws. Complete system includes clutch
cup with spline and replaceable rim sprocket.
Some of the special parts used in conjunction with Oregon® sprockets
are available separately. These includes dust covers, bearings, washers,
pump drivers, and neoprene seals.