Measuring a chainsaw chain is actually the process of determining the gauge and the pitch of a chainsaw chain. In this article, the process of how to measure a chainsaw chain will be discussed extensively.
A chainsaw chain or a cutting chain is an important component of any chainsaw. Chains are usually made up of steel links that have been held together using rivets. They have flat drive links on the inner part of the chain loop that help in retaining the chain on the bar and sharp cutting teeth on the outer part. It is important to know that there are different types of chains. Some of them are described below.