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The History of the Husqvarna Chainsaw

The History of the Husqvarna Chainsaw

The first chainsaw was a big, awkward, dangerous machine that two people had to operate together. Husqvarna, a Swedish company, began manufacturing chainsaws in 1959. Since then, the company has led the way in improving chainsaws, making them lighter, safer and easier to handle. Husqvarna Husqvarna is a Stockholm-based manufacturer of outdoor power tools used to cut and maintain lawns, gardens, forests and parks. The company’s product lines include lawnmowers, leaf blowers, trimmers, garden tractors, chainsaws and their accessories, tools…

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Chainsaw Carving History

Chainsaw Carving History

The art of chainsaw carving is a fast-growing form of art that combines the modern technology of the chainsaw with the ancient art of woodcarving. The beginning of the art form The oldest chainsaw artist records go back to the 1950s, which include artists Ray Murphy and Ken Kaiser. In 1952 Ray Murphy used his father’s chainsaw to carve his name into a piece of wood. In 1961 Ken Kaiser created 50 carvings for the Trees of Mystery. Many new…

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