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chain(saw)

tv. to destroy something; to cut something up severely. The senatorial committee tried to chainsaw the nominee, but the full senate voted for confirmation.
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A sign bearing the words: "No chainsaws allowed" has been erected on Navigation Way, close to the Tees Barrage, in Stockton.
But within a few seconds, Tata and his men disarm the loggers of their machetes, scan the site to ensure there are no hidden rifles or pistols, and seize the chainsaw.
With a chainsaw you can get a shape really fast and it suited the way I like to work," Chris, from Newport, said.
Caption: Electric chainsaw grinders offer consistency--they can dress each cutter on your saw to the same degree.
com/human-interest/chainsaw-wielding-nun-hurricane-irma-debris/) People magazine, cleaning up highly damaged areas hit by a storm is a very hazardous task and specifically when you decide to work with a chainsaw.
So why is my chore list and new chainsaw in any way important?
Carl expanded on that by displaying a collection of David Bradley chainsaws originally sold through the Sears & Roebuck catalog.
Co-defendant Michael Taylor, 27, of Sixth Avenue in Llay near Wrexham, was jailed for six months after he admitted possessing the chainsaw in Market Street, after he was seen to get it out of the boot of a BMW car and try and start it about three times.
This compact chainsaw is easy to use - to alter the chain tension you simply release the sprocket cover and turn the thumb wheel.
Dead branches--called "widow-makers"--can come crashing down at any time with the slightest gust of wind, or even the vibration of the chainsaw.
The self-employed gardener took the chainsaw from his van and cut down a fence post then ran at his neighbours with the power tool.
The courses are suitable for occasional chainsaw users, who use battery chainsaws for gardening and firewood, as well as those with more experience who want to do specialist courses such as aerial rescue, harness, pruning operations and dismantling.
Liffman begins with a long chapter on the safe use of chainsaws, considering such aspects as occupational hazards of chainsaw operation and bush work, chainsaw safety features, starting a chainsaw, safe hand tool use, and stretching exercises for outdoor workers.
Technavio's analysts forecast the global chainsaw market to grow at a CAGR of 6.
A DAD-OF-THREE from Runcorn used little more than a chainsaw to create these impressive carvings.