Our 10 best chain for stihl ms290 Buy in 2022

If you’re in the market for a new chainsaw, you may be wondering which model is the best option for you. One model that is popular among both professionals and homeowners alike is the Stihl MS290. In this article, we’ll take a look at what makes the Stihl MS290 such a great chainsaw and why you should consider it when making your purchase.

Bestseller No. 1
STIHL 26RS 81 Rapid Super Chainsaw Chain 20" Bar .325 pitch .063 gauge
  • Stihl .325" .063 81 drivers 20" proffessional chain
SaleBestseller No. 2
Oregon L81 ControlCut Chainsaw Chain for 20-Inch Bar - 81 Drive Links, Replacement Low-Kickback Chainsaw Blade, .063 Inch Gauge, .325 Inch Pitch, fits Several Stihl Models (L81)
  • Fits these chainsaw models: Stihl: 024, 026, 026P, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 036, MS 260, MS 270, MS 271, MS 280, MS 290 and more
  • The low-vibration, low kickback chain offers outstanding performance. For saw sizes 38-62 cc that run .325 Inch Pitch, .063 Inch (1.6 mm) gauge, 81 drive links
  • Designed for occasional chainsaw users including property owners and landscapers
  • Micro Chisel cutters with small-radius working corners for excellent performance in hardwood and easy maintenance
  • Built-in Lubri-Tec automatic oiling system extends the life of your chain by delivering oil to key parts of the chain so you can work smarter with less downtime and maintenance
Bestseller No. 3
Hipa Pack-of-2 18" Chainsaw Chain for STIHL MS271 MS290 026 MS310 MS390 MS260 MS261 MS270 MS280 MS291 MS341 MS360 MS361 024 028 029 030 031 032 034 036 039 040 22LPX074G .325" Pitch .063" Gauge 74 DL
  • For 18" guide bar, .063" gauge, .325" pitch, 74 drive links, Semi-chisel
  • Compatible with STIHL MS271 MS290 MS310 MS390 MS260 MS261 MS270 MS271 MS280 MS291 MS341 MS360 MS361 chainsaw
  • Compatible with STIHL chainsaw 026 024 028 029 030 031 032 034 036 039 040, 024 Super, 026 Pro, 036 Pro, 036 QS, 028 Super
  • Compatible with STIHL MS260 Pro, MS261 C-M, MS261 C-MQ, MS261 CQ, MS270 C, MS270 C-B, MS270 CQS, MS280 C-BQ, MS280 CQS, MS 291 C-BEQ, MS 360 C, MS 360 Pro, MS 360 QS, MS 361 C-B, MS 361 QS
  • Package include: 2 chainsaw chain
Bestseller No. 4
Stihl 26 RS 74 Chainsaw Chain Rapid Super 18" Bar .325, Pitch, 1.6mm/.063 Gauge (36390000074)
  • Only Fits Stihl Chainsaw Models 024, 026, 028, 034, 036, MS241, MS260, MS261, MS270, MS271, MS290, MS291 Husqvarna, Jonsered, Oleo-Mac, Forte, Oregon
  • Genuine Stihl Chainsaw Chain
  • Please Check Your Stihl Bar to Verify Correct Chain
  • 18" Bar .325, Pitch, 1.6mm /.063 Gauge
  • 74 Drive lengths
Bestseller No. 5
8TEN Chainsaw Chain for Stihl MS290 MS650 MS271 MS260 039 20 inch .063 Gauge .325 Pitch 81DL 3 Pack
  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: For Stihl 26RS381E, 26RSC81, 3639 005 0081, 26 RM3 81, 3634 005 0081, Carlton K3C-081G, K3C-81E, Windsor 63J81, Husqvarna H28-81, 591104281, H26-81, TriLink CL26381TL2
  • Compatible with For Stihl Models: 024, 024 Super, 026, 026 PRO, 026P, 028, 028 Super, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 034 SUPER, 036, 036 PRO, 036 QS, 039, 040, MS 260, MS 260 Pro, MS 261, MS 261 C-M, MS 261
  • Compatible with For Stihl Models: MS 280 CQS, MS 290, MS 291, MS 291 C-BEQ, MS 310, MS 341, MS 360, MS 360 C, MS 360 Pro, MS 360 QS, MS 361, MS 361 C-B, MS 361 QS, MS 390
  • Links 81 Gauge .063 Pitch .325"
  • Replace Your Chainsaw Chain & Keep Tree Felling, Limbing, Pruning & Cutting With Ease!
Bestseller No. 6
E & S Chain Saw Chain 3 Pack 20 Inch .063" Gauge 0.325" Pitch 81 Drive Links, Semi Chisel 20 Inch Chainsaw Chain, Fits for Stihl MS271 Chain, Stihl MS290 Replacement Chain
  • SEPECFICATIONS: Fit for 20 Inch (50cm) bars, Pitch: .325", Gauge: .063" (1.6mm) Chain, Drive Link count: 81, Material: 100% Germany Steel. Ensure your chain saw model has a .325" sprocket.
  • APPLICATIONS: Our 20 inch 81 drive links chainsaw chain fits for Stihl MS271, MS290 chain, and is suitable for electric battery powered chainsaws and compatible with a variety of chainsaws - Stihl MS 260, 261, 270, 271, 280, 290, 291, 310, 360 chainsaws and more. For more details, please see the third picture.
  • E&S ADVANTAGES:This chainsaw chain 20 inch is made of 100% German steel with high toughness and not easy to dull. It's especially designed for landowners and tree-cutting professionals who require a multi-purpose and high-performing chain. The surface of E&S chain is plated with high-quality industrial hard chrome, which can improve the hardness of the product.
  • SEMI-CHISEL DESIGN: Precision, heat-treated semi-chisel chain cuts smoothly with a higher tolerance for debris. Tough, long-lasting chrome outer layer and hardened rivets help reduce wear and chain adjustment.
  • HIGH STANDARD AND SAFTEY: E&S saw chain meets the recoil performance requirements of ANSI B175.1-2012 and CSA standard Z62.3. With exceptional quality, our 20 inch chain 81 drive links meets with a high safety level and CE/UL standard.
Bestseller No. 7
8TEN Chainsaw Chain for Stihl MS290 MS362 MS650 MS271 MS260 039 MS310 MS390 029 20 inch .063 Gauge .325 Pitch 81DL (1 Chain)
  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: Carlton K3C-081G, K3C-81E, Windsor 63J81, Oregon 22BPX081G, Stihl 26 RM3 81, 3634 005 0081
  • Compatible with Stihl Models: 024, 026, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 036, 039, 040
  • Compatible with Stihl Models: MS 260, MS 261, MS 270, MS 271, MS 280, MS 290, MS 310, MS 360, MS 361, MS 390
  • Links 81 Gauge .063 Pitch .325"
  • Replace Your Chainsaw Chain & Keep Tree Felling, Limbing, Pruning & Cutting With Ease!
Bestseller No. 8
8TEN Chainsaw Chain for Stihl 260 261 270 280 290 360 361 380 22BPX074G 18 inch .063 .325 74 Drive Links 3 Pack
  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: For Stihl 26RS374E, 26RS74E, 3639 005 0074; Husqvarna H28-74, 501 84 17-74, 591104274, H26-74; Carlton K3C-074G, K3C-74E; Windsor 63J74; TriLink CL26374TL2, CL76374TL2
  • Compatible with: For Stihl Models 024, 024 Super, 026, 026 PRO, 026P, 028, 028 Super, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 034 SUPER, 036, 036 PRO, 036 QS, 039, 040, MS 260, MS 260 Pro, MS 261, MS 261 C-M, MS 261
  • Links 74 Gauge .063 Pitch .325"
  • Stays Sharper Longer Even With Tough Sawing Work Loads
  • Replace Your Chainsaw Chain & Keep Tree Felling, Limbing, Pruning & Cutting With Ease!
SaleBestseller No. 9
JF(3 PACK) L81, 20 Inch Chainsaw Chain, Pitch .325”, Gauge .063'', 81 Drive Links, Fits Stihl MS290 MS362 MS650 MS260 039 MS310 MS 390
  • Replacement for OEM Part Numbers: Carlton K3C-081G, K3C-81E, Oregon 22BPX081G, Stihl 26 RM3 81, 3634 005 0081, Windsor 63J81
  • Replacement for Models: Stihl Models: 024, 026, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 036, 038, 039, 040, 041, 042, 044, 045, 046, 048, 056, 064, 066, E 15 Electric, E 20 Electric, E 220 Electric
  • Replacement for Models: Stihl Models: MS 260, MS 261, MS 270, MS 271, MS 280, MS 290, MS 291, MS 310, MS 311, MS 340, MS 341, MS 360, MS 361, MS 362, MS 380, MS 390, MS 391, MS 440, MS 441, MS 460, MS 460 R
  • SAFETY: Links 81 Gauge .063 Pitch .325" Semi-chisel with low kickback
  • RELIABLE QUALITY: 1. Material: Germany imported steel, high toughness, anti-fracture. 2. Connection: Heat treated and quenched rivets make stronger connection between chain links. 3. Surface: All the chain cutters are plated with premium industrial hard chrome, of better wear resistance
Bestseller No. 10
FORESTER® Replacement Bar 18" .063 Gauge 74 Drive Link Bar and Chain Replacement Compatible with Large Stihl® Chainsaws
  • Quality Bar made of American Steel on German Machinery
  • Pres-stretched chain to help reduce need for early tightening
  • Swiss Bearing Tip

12 best chain for stihl ms290 Reviews

Bestseller No. 1
STIHL 26RS 81 Rapid Super Chainsaw Chain 20" Bar .325 pitch .063 gauge
  • Stihl .325" .063 81 drivers 20" proffessional chain
SaleBestseller No. 2
Oregon L81 ControlCut Chainsaw Chain for 20-Inch Bar - 81 Drive Links, Replacement Low-Kickback Chainsaw Blade, .063 Inch Gauge, .325 Inch Pitch, fits Several Stihl Models (L81)
  • Fits these chainsaw models: Stihl: 024, 026, 026P, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 036, MS 260, MS 270, MS 271, MS 280, MS 290 and more
  • The low-vibration, low kickback chain offers outstanding performance. For saw sizes 38-62 cc that run .325 Inch Pitch, .063 Inch (1.6 mm) gauge, 81 drive links
  • Designed for occasional chainsaw users including property owners and landscapers
  • Micro Chisel cutters with small-radius working corners for excellent performance in hardwood and easy maintenance
  • Built-in Lubri-Tec automatic oiling system extends the life of your chain by delivering oil to key parts of the chain so you can work smarter with less downtime and maintenance
Bestseller No. 3
Hipa Pack-of-2 18" Chainsaw Chain for STIHL MS271 MS290 026 MS310 MS390 MS260 MS261 MS270 MS280 MS291 MS341 MS360 MS361 024 028 029 030 031 032 034 036 039 040 22LPX074G .325" Pitch .063" Gauge 74 DL
  • For 18" guide bar, .063" gauge, .325" pitch, 74 drive links, Semi-chisel
  • Compatible with STIHL MS271 MS290 MS310 MS390 MS260 MS261 MS270 MS271 MS280 MS291 MS341 MS360 MS361 chainsaw
  • Compatible with STIHL chainsaw 026 024 028 029 030 031 032 034 036 039 040, 024 Super, 026 Pro, 036 Pro, 036 QS, 028 Super
  • Compatible with STIHL MS260 Pro, MS261 C-M, MS261 C-MQ, MS261 CQ, MS270 C, MS270 C-B, MS270 CQS, MS280 C-BQ, MS280 CQS, MS 291 C-BEQ, MS 360 C, MS 360 Pro, MS 360 QS, MS 361 C-B, MS 361 QS
  • Package include: 2 chainsaw chain
Bestseller No. 4
Stihl 26 RS 74 Chainsaw Chain Rapid Super 18" Bar .325, Pitch, 1.6mm/.063 Gauge (36390000074)
  • Only Fits Stihl Chainsaw Models 024, 026, 028, 034, 036, MS241, MS260, MS261, MS270, MS271, MS290, MS291 Husqvarna, Jonsered, Oleo-Mac, Forte, Oregon
  • Genuine Stihl Chainsaw Chain
  • Please Check Your Stihl Bar to Verify Correct Chain
  • 18" Bar .325, Pitch, 1.6mm /.063 Gauge
  • 74 Drive lengths
Bestseller No. 5
8TEN Chainsaw Chain for Stihl MS290 MS650 MS271 MS260 039 20 inch .063 Gauge .325 Pitch 81DL 3 Pack
  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: For Stihl 26RS381E, 26RSC81, 3639 005 0081, 26 RM3 81, 3634 005 0081, Carlton K3C-081G, K3C-81E, Windsor 63J81, Husqvarna H28-81, 591104281, H26-81, TriLink CL26381TL2
  • Compatible with For Stihl Models: 024, 024 Super, 026, 026 PRO, 026P, 028, 028 Super, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 034 SUPER, 036, 036 PRO, 036 QS, 039, 040, MS 260, MS 260 Pro, MS 261, MS 261 C-M, MS 261
  • Compatible with For Stihl Models: MS 280 CQS, MS 290, MS 291, MS 291 C-BEQ, MS 310, MS 341, MS 360, MS 360 C, MS 360 Pro, MS 360 QS, MS 361, MS 361 C-B, MS 361 QS, MS 390
  • Links 81 Gauge .063 Pitch .325"
  • Replace Your Chainsaw Chain & Keep Tree Felling, Limbing, Pruning & Cutting With Ease!
Bestseller No. 6
E & S Chain Saw Chain 3 Pack 20 Inch .063" Gauge 0.325" Pitch 81 Drive Links, Semi Chisel 20 Inch Chainsaw Chain, Fits for Stihl MS271 Chain, Stihl MS290 Replacement Chain
  • SEPECFICATIONS: Fit for 20 Inch (50cm) bars, Pitch: .325", Gauge: .063" (1.6mm) Chain, Drive Link count: 81, Material: 100% Germany Steel. Ensure your chain saw model has a .325" sprocket.
  • APPLICATIONS: Our 20 inch 81 drive links chainsaw chain fits for Stihl MS271, MS290 chain, and is suitable for electric battery powered chainsaws and compatible with a variety of chainsaws - Stihl MS 260, 261, 270, 271, 280, 290, 291, 310, 360 chainsaws and more. For more details, please see the third picture.
  • E&S ADVANTAGES:This chainsaw chain 20 inch is made of 100% German steel with high toughness and not easy to dull. It's especially designed for landowners and tree-cutting professionals who require a multi-purpose and high-performing chain. The surface of E&S chain is plated with high-quality industrial hard chrome, which can improve the hardness of the product.
  • SEMI-CHISEL DESIGN: Precision, heat-treated semi-chisel chain cuts smoothly with a higher tolerance for debris. Tough, long-lasting chrome outer layer and hardened rivets help reduce wear and chain adjustment.
  • HIGH STANDARD AND SAFTEY: E&S saw chain meets the recoil performance requirements of ANSI B175.1-2012 and CSA standard Z62.3. With exceptional quality, our 20 inch chain 81 drive links meets with a high safety level and CE/UL standard.
Bestseller No. 7
8TEN Chainsaw Chain for Stihl MS290 MS362 MS650 MS271 MS260 039 MS310 MS390 029 20 inch .063 Gauge .325 Pitch 81DL (1 Chain)
  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: Carlton K3C-081G, K3C-81E, Windsor 63J81, Oregon 22BPX081G, Stihl 26 RM3 81, 3634 005 0081
  • Compatible with Stihl Models: 024, 026, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 036, 039, 040
  • Compatible with Stihl Models: MS 260, MS 261, MS 270, MS 271, MS 280, MS 290, MS 310, MS 360, MS 361, MS 390
  • Links 81 Gauge .063 Pitch .325"
  • Replace Your Chainsaw Chain & Keep Tree Felling, Limbing, Pruning & Cutting With Ease!
Bestseller No. 8
8TEN Chainsaw Chain for Stihl 260 261 270 280 290 360 361 380 22BPX074G 18 inch .063 .325 74 Drive Links 3 Pack
  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: For Stihl 26RS374E, 26RS74E, 3639 005 0074; Husqvarna H28-74, 501 84 17-74, 591104274, H26-74; Carlton K3C-074G, K3C-74E; Windsor 63J74; TriLink CL26374TL2, CL76374TL2
  • Compatible with: For Stihl Models 024, 024 Super, 026, 026 PRO, 026P, 028, 028 Super, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 034 SUPER, 036, 036 PRO, 036 QS, 039, 040, MS 260, MS 260 Pro, MS 261, MS 261 C-M, MS 261
  • Links 74 Gauge .063 Pitch .325"
  • Stays Sharper Longer Even With Tough Sawing Work Loads
  • Replace Your Chainsaw Chain & Keep Tree Felling, Limbing, Pruning & Cutting With Ease!
SaleBestseller No. 9
JF(3 PACK) L81, 20 Inch Chainsaw Chain, Pitch .325”, Gauge .063'', 81 Drive Links, Fits Stihl MS290 MS362 MS650 MS260 039 MS310 MS 390
  • Replacement for OEM Part Numbers: Carlton K3C-081G, K3C-81E, Oregon 22BPX081G, Stihl 26 RM3 81, 3634 005 0081, Windsor 63J81
  • Replacement for Models: Stihl Models: 024, 026, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 036, 038, 039, 040, 041, 042, 044, 045, 046, 048, 056, 064, 066, E 15 Electric, E 20 Electric, E 220 Electric
  • Replacement for Models: Stihl Models: MS 260, MS 261, MS 270, MS 271, MS 280, MS 290, MS 291, MS 310, MS 311, MS 340, MS 341, MS 360, MS 361, MS 362, MS 380, MS 390, MS 391, MS 440, MS 441, MS 460, MS 460 R
  • SAFETY: Links 81 Gauge .063 Pitch .325" Semi-chisel with low kickback
  • RELIABLE QUALITY: 1. Material: Germany imported steel, high toughness, anti-fracture. 2. Connection: Heat treated and quenched rivets make stronger connection between chain links. 3. Surface: All the chain cutters are plated with premium industrial hard chrome, of better wear resistance
Bestseller No. 10
FORESTER® Replacement Bar 18" .063 Gauge 74 Drive Link Bar and Chain Replacement Compatible with Large Stihl® Chainsaws
  • Quality Bar made of American Steel on German Machinery
  • Pres-stretched chain to help reduce need for early tightening
  • Swiss Bearing Tip
Bestseller No. 11
UpStart Components 6-Pack Replacement 20" Multi Rivet Bar and 20" L81 Chain Combo for Stihl MS290, Stihl MS 271, Stihl MS 270, Stihl MS 280, Stihl MS 260, Stihl 36, Stihl 28, Stihl 24 Chainsaw
  • 6-Pack UpStart Components Replacement 20" Multi Rivet Bar and 20" L81 Chain Combo for Stihl MS290, Stihl MS 271, Stihl MS 270, Stihl MS 280, Stihl MS 260, Stihl 36, Stihl 28, Stihl 24 Chainsaw
  • Better control for less kickback and increased safety. Ideal for professionals working in demanding conditions. Made of durable, lightweight materials for high performance with minimum vibration.
  • Easily replaces damaged guide rails to extend the life of your chainsaw. Reversible bar for lasting performance.
  • UpStart Components Brand
  • Avoid injuries by replacing dull or damaged chains with a sharp new chain. UpStart Components Brand.
Bestseller No. 12
UDC Parts 20-Inch Chainsaw Chain / L81 / .063 Gauge 81 Drive Links .325 Pitch / Low-Vibration and Low-Kickback / Fits Stihl
  • The low-vibration, low kickback chain. For all chainsaws brands that run .325 Inch Pitch, .063 Inch (1.6 mm) Gauge, 81 Drive Links. Offers outstanding performance;
  • Fits these Chainsaw models: Stihl 024, 026, 026P, 028, 029, 030, 031, 032, 034, 036, MS 260, MS 270, MS 271, MS 280, MS 290 and more;
  • Replaces OEM Part Numbers: For Stihl 26RS381E, 26RSC81, 3639 005 0081, 26 RM3 81, 3634 005 0081, Carlton K3C-081G, K3C-81E, Windsor 63J81, Husqvarna H28-81, 591104281, H26-81, TriLink CL26381TL2.
  • In production, German steel is used with heating temperature control and a stamping system that improves strength and flatness;
  • Japanese chrome-plated technology creates better durability for cutters, and each of them was grinder and cold-headed with Rotary machines, becomes sharper than ever;

Buying Guide For chain for stihl ms290:

When it comes to finding the best chain for your Stihl MS290, there are a few things you’ll want to keep in mind. First, you’ll want to make sure that the chain is the right size for your saw. Second, you’ll want to choose a chain that is designed for cutting through the type of wood you’ll be using it on. And finally, you’ll want to find a chain that is both durable and easy to sharpen.

The first thing you’ll want to do is measure the bar on your Stihl MS290 to find out what size chain you need. The next thing you’ll want to do is decide what type of wood you’ll be using the saw on most often. If you’re mostly going to be cutting softwoods, you’ll want to choose a chain that is designed for that. But if you’re going to be cutting hardwoods more often, you’ll want to choose a chain that is designed for that.

Once you know what size chain you need and what type of wood you’ll be cutting most often, you can start looking at different options. When you’re comparing chains, you’ll want to pay attention to a few things. First, you’ll want to make sure that the chain has enough teeth to make clean cuts through the wood you’re using it on. Second, you’ll want to make sure that the chain is made from a durable material that will last a long time. And finally, you’ll want to find a chain that is easy to sharpen.

If you keep these things in mind, you should have no trouble finding the best chain for your Stihl MS290.

Conclusion

The Stihl MS 290 is a high-performance chain saw that is perfect for felling trees and cutting firewood. It has a powerful engine and a long bar that makes it easy to cut through thick logs. The Stihl MS 290 is a reliable and durable chain saw that will give you years of service.

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