The Zombi ZCS5817 (58V / Battery) and the Zombi ZCS12017 (120V / Corded) are two excellent chainsaws that have come out of nowhere to really compete with the best brands on the market. Although you may have never heard of Zombi Power Tools, they are an offshoot of a very popular company. [Read more…]
The Remington RM5118R Rodeo is an impressive chainsaw; it truly is. Why? Well, because you get a lot of chainsaw for very little money. The RM5118R gas chainsaw has plenty of power (51cc) for your cutting tasks around the house, but what’s truly surprising is that it also has anti-vibration handles, which is basically unheard of at this price point.
The Husqvarna 120i is categorized as a “casual chainsaw” by Husqvarna, which basically means it’s intended for light-duty usage and targeted for homeowners who want a high-quality chainsaw in a compact, easy-to-use package.
Well, the Husqvarna 120i is a wonderful battery-powered chainsaw worth the price because it’s built to last. Husqvarna is a brand that consistently manufactures excellent products. Yes, this is more expensive than many consumer chainsaws but you’re paying for the quality of components in the saw. [Read more…]
The Makita XCU02Z has proven to be an excellent professional quality chainsaw for homeowners and for commercial applications. This is not a typical consumer chainsaw. Makita only makes tools for professionals and it’s reflected in price, but you do get what you pay for.
For example, the Makita XCU02Z features extreme protection Technology (XPT) which basically gives you dust and water resistance when working in harsh conditions. Cheap chainsaws don’t offer you features like this. [Read more…]
WEN has been making tools since 1951; known for creating high-quality tools at an affordable price. So, it shouldn’t be surprising that the WEN electric chainsaw (WEN 4017) is very affordable. It’s designed for homeowners who need a cheap chainsaw that can reliably handle small cutting jobs around the home.
To give you some options, we also review several other chainsaws for you to compare and consider. [Read more…]
The DEWALT DCCS670X1 Flexvolt chainsaw is a great chainsaw for homeowners thanks to its ergonomic design and balance between power and cutting efficiency. Most homeowners don’t need a heavy-duty gas chainsaw for their cutting needs around the yard, which is why the Dewalt 60V Flexvolt chainsaw is ideal for the majority of people.
This article covers a wide range of topics, including the Dewalt Flexvolt system, which we’ve covered in our comprehensive Flexvolt article — plus, we recommend a few other excellent battery powered chainsaws for you to consider. We think it’s important to consider a range of options. [Read more…]
Let’s be honest, most homeowners don’t need a heavy-duty gas chainsaw — which is why the Husqvarna 240 Chainsaw (38cc, 16-inch) is a smart choice for the average homeowner. Leave the Husqvarna 455 Rancher chainsaw (55cc, 20-inch) to the experienced chainsaw users who need a lot of power for felling 24-inch trees, but most people don’t need that much power. The smaller the chainsaw, the easier it is to handle.
NOTE : This chainsaw is no longer available, although check the link as you may find old stock show up for sale.
The Snapper 82V chainsaw is a part of the Snapper XD 82v MAX series that includes a variety outdoor power tools all powered by one battery. This article will focus on the Snapper 82V chainsaw (SXDCS82) but we’ll also introduce to the other tools in the lineup.
Either, way Snapper has created and powerful and innovative battery chainsaw that homeowners will love and appreciate due to its ease of use and effective cutting power. [Read more…]
The Makita DCS6421RFG is a streamlined gas chainsaw built from top quality components. This isn’t for your average homeowner. It’s a fine-tuned machine that will slice through wood with ease. We cover a lot of territory in this article, including how to choose the right chainsaw for your needs. [Read more…]
Electric vs gas chainsaw — which one is right for you? This article will provide you with an in-depth analysis of the different chainsaws available (gas, battery, corded electric) and give you the advantages and disadvantages of each one so you can make an intelligent buying decision. We know that it can be confusing when shopping for a chainsaw so that’s why we created this guide.