While designing their brand new generation of 50cc professional-grade chainsaws, Husqvarna didn’t just make mild improvements to an existing platform. They went all out to achieve massive improvements in performance and maneuverability. Digital prototyping and sensor-based data collection laid the … [Read more...] about Review : Husqvarna 545 Mark II / A New Breed of Chainsaw
Browse our collection of articles on chainsaws. We review all types, including: Gas-powered, corded-electric and battery-powered (cordless) chainsaws. In addition, we have a mix of how-to and educational articles intended to provide practical information and advice.
Welcome to my review of the Makita XCU04PT1. Have you ever owned a Makita before? If not, you're in for a treat. I have great respect for Makita as a company, and they have earned that by consistently delivering quality products that are built to last. Makita is a very old player in the cordless … [Read more...] about Makita XCU04PT1 Review : Phenomenal Cordless Chainsaw
Welcome to our Powerworks Chainsaw Review. You might be surprised at how good this inexpensive chainsaw is. But the question is : How does it compare to big brands like : Makita, Oregon, EGO and WORX? Keep reading and you'll find out. Either way, I'm confident you'll find something you like here if … [Read more...] about Powerworks Chainsaw Review | How Does it Compare?
Craftsman is a brand that has been around for nearly a century, with a rich and storied history. These guys are experts at making products that everyone loves, at a price that everyone loves. They aren’t competing with Husqvarna or Stihl in terms of features or performance, in fact most Craftsman … [Read more...] about Craftsman Chainsaw Reviews : Are They Any Good?
The Sun Joe iON100V-18-CS-CT is a mighty powerful cordless chainsaw. The iON garden tool range now features a 100V lithium ion battery and brushless 100VDC electric motor. This has allowed for a more efficient use of the battery, providing power output that can compare to some gas-powered chainsaws. … [Read more...] about Sun Joe 100V Chainsaw Review | And More Powerful Cordless Models
You want power in a cordless --- the Milwaukee 2727-21HD can cut hardwood faster than a 40cc gas, without the fumes, requiring no maintenance. This chainsaw is as good as it gets for a battery powered chainsaw — IN 2020. The Milwaukee 2727-21HD M18 FUEL should be at the top of your list for … [Read more...] about Raw Power! Milwaukee 2727-21HD Review — Cuts Faster than Gas
In 2022, this Black & Decker 12" chainsaw is still one of the best compact chainsaws for the money. This is an impressive little saw, with its combination of portability and gas-free power, the BLACK and DECKER 40V chainsaw (LCS1240) has consistently been one of the best selling light-duty … [Read more...] about Review : Black and Decker 40V Chainsaw / LCS1240
Who Makes Craftsman Chainsaws? Makita? Husqvarna? Black+Decker? Echo? Ryobi? Dewalt? The story behind the most popular chainsaw brands. Craftsman is a power tool brand with a long and proud history. Though, over the years the brand has undergone changes of ownership and not everyone is sure who … [Read more...] about Who Makes Craftsman Chainsaws? & Other Major Brands
Where are Husqvarna Chainsaws made? In this article we go on a long tour, extracting anything noteworthy to satisfy your curious mind. Welcome to everything you've ever wanted to know about the Husqvarna Brand, and probably a few things you didn't even consider. Today, Husqvarna is one of the … [Read more...] about Where Are Husqvarna Chainsaws Made? Brand History
Welcome to our Husqvarna 120 Mark II Review, as well as general discussion on all the current Husqvarna Mark II chainsaws, a new series incorporating next generation technology to make Husqvarna chainsaws even better. Most of the innovation is in the professional 550 XP Mark II and 545 Mark II, … [Read more...] about Husqvarna 120 Mark II Review / Is it Worth Buying in 2022?
Today we answer a common question that chainsaw owners ask : How Tight Should A Chainsaw Chain Be? This is an important issue that every chainsaw user should know how to do and understand why. An incorrectly tensioned chain affects both the performance of the chainsaw and your own personal safety. … [Read more...] about Q&A : How Tight Should A Chainsaw Chain Be?
One question people often ask is : “What is the best chainsaw for women?” Yes, I know it sounds sexist, especially in 2022, but that's not our intention. In fact, around 400 people (on average), search for the exact search term "chainsaw for women." This article is for you — just for you. … [Read more...] about 2022 Reviews : Best Chainsaws for Women : New Lightweight Models
Here's a common problem : Your chainsaw won't idle and you have work to get done, what do you do? Most of us expect our tools to work all the time, whenever we need them to. In fact, we never wonder if our car will start, or if our oven will turn on, or if our television will work just as we're … [Read more...] about Chainsaw Won’t Idle, What’s Wrong?
How to Clean A Chainsaw, the easy way. And why it matters? I know many people who never even think of cleaning their chainsaws but as you'll learn in this article, it's a good idea to keep your chainsaw clean. Dirt, dust and oil can build-up and eventually effect the functioning of your chainsaw. … [Read more...] about How to Clean A Chainsaw — And Why It’s Important
Why does my chainsaw chain direction matter? What is the correct chainsaw chain direction? This is common knowledge to folks who have owned and operated chainsaws, but newcomers often get confused with chain direction. Cutting teeth on a saw chain are designed to remove material in only one … [Read more...] about Help! Chainsaw Chain Direction Facts
Chainsaw Maintenance — How to keep your chainsaw running smoothly. What do you need to do to keep your chainsaw running smoothly? how do you maintain your chainsaw? What do you do if the chain won’t stop? If you are grappling with these questions, this is the perfect generalized guide … [Read more...] about Chainsaw Maintenance Tips, Advice & Checklist
What are the main types of chainsaws and what are they used for? This will be a helpful guide for anyone who wants a deeper understanding of chainsaws in general, or if you're in the market to buy a chainsaw but aren't sure which chainsaw type is most suitable for your needs. … [Read more...] about Types of Chainsaws | An Overview of Chainsaws
In this article we compare the two largest chainsaws you can buy — the Husqvarna 3120XP vs. Stihl MS 880. These chainsaws are engineered for serious professionals, like loggers, capable of cutting massive trees with ease. We take a close look at every spec to help you determine which one of these … [Read more...] about Husqvarna 3120XP vs Stihl MS 880 | Comparing the Biggest Chainsaws
Learning How to Start a STIHL Chainsaw is fairly easy once you know the correct steps. In this article we tell you everything you need to know about starting a STIHL chainsaw and also what to do when your chainsaw won't start. So, if you're having any problems or you're simply curious, you've come … [Read more...] about How to Start a STIHL Chainsaw | A Step by Step Guide
What are the Best Chains for Your Chainsaw? Chainsaws are extremely versatile tools, used in all sorts of woodcutting work from felling giant trees to ripping and resizing lumber. Homeowners use them for pruning ornamental trees, cutting overgrown branches, or firewood collection. The average … [Read more...] about Best Chains for Your Chainsaw | A Beginner’s Guide to Chainsaw Chains
Stihl vs Husqvarna Chainsaws — when it comes to chainsaws, this is a classic debate with plenty of passion on both sides of the fence. In this article we give you both sides of the story so you can decide which chainsaw brand is right for you. … [Read more...] about Stihl vs Husqvarna Chainsaws | Which Brand is Better for you?
What's the Best Chainsaw under $200? Under $100? Under $300? Under $400? Under $500? How much chainsaw do you truly need? Is this for your home or work? We look at some of the top rated chainsaws for homeowners. We choose the best chainsaw for any budget, no matter what it is. We're sure you'll … [Read more...] about 2022 – What’s the Best Chainsaw under $200? Under $300? $500?
And the best chainsaw on the market is...? There is no such thing as the singular best. Sorry, I wish it was that easy, but there are many factors that determine which is the best chainsaw for you, so keep that in mind when reading this buying guide. If all you need to do is prune your trees around … [Read more...] about What’s the Best Chainsaw on the Market? Chainsaw Reviews
For 2019, these are some of the Top Rated Chainsaws that consumers buy and love. These are the highest rated chainsaws from consumers, and have withstood the test of time and rigors of day-to-day usage. It makes sense to buy a chainsaw (or any product) that has proven to be reliable, efficient … [Read more...] about TOP Rated Chainsaws in 2022 — Chainsaws Consumers Love
What is chainsaw kickback? How do you prevent it? Kickback is the unexpected reaction that causes the chainsaw bar to jump off an object toward you. Kickback can happen very suddenly. It is when the chainsaw either swings back or jumps back at the user. Even a stationary chain will cut flesh. It … [Read more...] about What is Chainsaw Kickback? | How to Prevent It?