TAG: chainsaw

Makita debuts chainsaw, mist blower

October 26, 2016By

Expanding its MM4 4-stroke engine power equipment portfolio—comprising of blowers, concrete power cutters, trimmers, edgers, telescoping pole pruners and couple shafted products—Makita debuted two new landscape-specific products at 2016 GIE+EXPO. The new MM4 4-stroke engine mist blower features 3.9-gallon chemical tank and a 75.6cc 3.67 hp commercial-duty engine. Makita also unveiled its new 18V X2 LXT chainsaw, powered by two 18V... read more

Husqvarna: 455 Rancher chainsaw

October 5, 2016By

The Husqvarna 455 Rancher chainsaw is designed for landowners who need a powerful tool capable of tough jobs. An offset handle and reduced-vibration system provide ergonomic design that won’t sacrifice torque. husqvarna.com read more

Husqvarna unveils chainsaw initiatives

June 20, 2016By

Husqvarna launched two new initiatives for landscape professionals and arborists: Husqvarna Crown Commitment and the Arborist Fleet Program. Effective June 1 under the Husqvarna Crown Commitment, tree care and commercial lawn and garden professionals who are unsatisfied with their purchase of a qualified chainsaw may return their product to a dealer within the first seven days after their initial purchase... read more

Stihl unveils top-handle chainsaw

December 9, 2015By

Stihl introduces the MS 201 T C-M chainsaw, the first top-handle saw with Stihl M-Tronic technology. This engine management system results in a reliable and fuel-efficient machine that performs in a variety of conditions, the company said. “The microprocessor-controlled engine management system automatically adapts to changes in environment such as altitude and temperature,” said Kent Hall, Stihl senior product manager.... read more

Pacific Stihl hosts ribbon-cutting ceremony at new facility

August 11, 2015By

Pacific Stihl, a division of Stihl, hosted a building dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate its move to a new company-owned facility. According to the company, the new facility nearly triples the square footage of its previous facility. This facility marks the second expansion at Pacific Stihl in five years, and it took six months to construct the office space... read more

Echo intros CS-490 chainsaw

April 10, 2015By

Echo launched its CS-490 chainsaw, which is the lightest weighing saw in its class, according to the company. The CS-490, available in 16-, 28- and 20-in. bar lengths, is powered by a 50.2cc two-stroke engine. Weighing 10.6 lbs., the new chainsaw features a dual-post chain brake handle, a G-Force Engine Air Pre-cleaner and a magnesium crankcase. The CS-490 also includes a... read more