Oregon Maintenance and Safety Manual, MMANUAL-EN AB

Saw Chain Terms

Parts of a Saw Chain

Left-hand cutter


Drive link

Right-hand cutter

Depth gauge


Saw Chain Pitch Saw chain pitch is the distance between any three consecutive rivets, divided by two Oregon® saw chain pitches are: 1/4"

325" Low Profile 3/8" Low Profile 325" 3/8" 404"



Saw Chain Gauge Saw chain gauge is the drive link’s thickness where it fits into the guide bar groove The industry standard for saw chain gauges are:

043" (1 1 mm) 050" (1 3 mm) 058" (1 5 mm) 063" (1 6 mm)

Kickback-Reducing Features Bumper Drive Link Ramped Depth Gauge

Wide-Track Depth Gauge


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