Welcome to our indepth review of the Jonsered CS2245 — a powerful 45c gas chainsaw that is reliable, well-made and easy to handle.
Generally, I’d expect to pay around $400 (give or take a bit) for top-grade 18” chainsaw. That seems to be the price range for the better medium-duty chainsaws of this size, with an engine of 45-50cc. This is why the Jonsered CS2245 came as a very pleasant surprise. It’s substantially cheaper than the much-loved Husqvarna 450 series and compares quite well to the Husky in terms of performance. [Read more…]