SHARPENING THE SAW CHAIN CONTINUED
Filing Cutters - General
Support the file holder on the cutter top plate and depth gauge as shown (Figure 16).
Figure 16. File Holder and Depth Gauge
File the cutters on one side of the saw chain from the inside out. File on the forward stroke only (Figure 17).
Figure 17. Filing Cutters
Keep the line on the file holder parallel to the center of the saw chain. Reverse the procedure for the other side (Figure 18).
Figure 18. File Holder Line