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Jonsered
Jonsered CS 2250S
These saws are designed for landowners who appreciate turbo air cleaning, an anti-vibration system, and convenient functions such as Spin Start™, tool-free chain tensioning and a quick-release cylinder cover with snap lock. In addition, they feature Jonsered's latest engine technology: Clean Power. This gives the saw a high torque at low speeds, less emissions and lower fuel consumption compared to previous generations of engines.
Made in USA Made in USA
type: gas
CCs: 50.2
horse power: 3.3
bar length: 20"
weight: 11.2 lbs
key features: easy starting, vibration reduction, reduced emissions, tool-less chain tensioning
target audience: landowner/farmer
ideal application: cutting firewood, limbing, sawing medium trees
$389.95

Stihl
Stihl MS 171
One of a new generation of occasional use saws, the MS 171 STIHL chain saw features reduced-emission engine technology — an advantage for the user because it reduces fuel consumption while reducing exhaust emissions. This innovative chain saw is just right for homeowners who need to cut firewood, fell small trees or do clean up.
Made in USA Made in USA
type: gas
CCs: 30.1
horse power: 1.7
bar length: 14"
weight: 9.5 lbs
target audience: homeowner
$239.95

Stihl
Stihl MS 280
Don't need a professional chain saw but want all the same impressive features? Look no further. The MS 280 is the world’s first chain saw featuring STIHL's Intelligent Engine Management technology. Its innovative control system electronically optimizes fuel mixture over the whole RPM-range to ensure top engine performance, especially when there is a significant change in altitude. With more power than the MS 270, this chain saw cuts faster and is both comfortable and efficient to use.
Made in USA Made in USA
type: gas
CCs: 54.7
horse power: 2.7
bar length: 18"
weight: 11.7 lbs
target audience: landowner/farmer
$509.95

Stihl
Stihl MS 441
With a new edge in chain saw technology, the MS 441 Magnum™ boasts an advanced pre-filtration system, noticeably reduced vibrations and a higher torque level over a wide RPM range. More powerful than than previous models, this chain saw is also emissions conscious, with 10 to 20 percent less fuel consumption depending on the application
Made in USA Made in USA
type: gas
CCs: 70.7
horse power: 4.1
bar length: 20"
weight: 14.6 lbs
target audience: professional/logger
$849.95

RedMax
RedMax GZ3500T
The 3500T is a commercial-duty, high-torque arborist chainsaw designed for tree care professionals. The 3500T includes the MaxLogic ignition system which provides quick and easy starts with lightening acceleration. Also available with a 12" bar.
type: top handle
CCs: 35.23
horse power: 1.94
bar length: 14"
weight: 7.3 lbs
key features: easy starting
target audience: arborist/tree care
ideal application: limbing, pruning, tree care
$299.99

RedMax
RedMax GZ4000
With its power-to-weight ratio and performance, the RedMax chainsaw is the commercial user's best friend. The GZ4000 is an excellent all-around saw, ideal for cross cutting, as well as limbing and light duty work. The 40.1 cc Strato-Charge engine produces ultra-low emissions without compromising power. Easy access air filter reduces down-time in the field. Additional features include inertia-activated chain brake, chain catcher, throttle interlock, right hand guard and easily accessible stop switch. Also available with 18" bar.
type: gas
CCs: 40.1
horse power: 2.4
bar length: 16"
weight: 9.5 lbs
key features: additional safety, reduced emissions
target audience: professional/logger
ideal application: cutting firewood, limbing, sawing medium trees, sawing small trees, sawing thick trees, tree care
$299.99

RedMax
RedMax GZ4500
The GZ4500 is an excellent all-around saw, ideal for cross cutting, as well as limbing and light duty work. The 44.0 cc, 2.7 horsepower Strato-Charge engine produces ultra-low emissions without compromising power. Easy access air filter reduces down-time in the field. Additional features include inertia-activated chain brake, chain catcher, throttle interlock, right hand guard and easily accessible stop switch.
type: gas
CCs: 44
horse power: 2.5
bar length: 18"
weight: 9.6 lbs
key features: additional safety, reduced emissions
target audience: professional/logger
ideal application: cutting firewood, sawing medium trees
$339.99

RedMax
RedMax G5300
The NEW G5300 is a professional, high-speed limbing saw. The G5300 includes the MaxLogic ignition system which provides quick and easy starts with lightening acceleration. Also available with a 16" bar.
type: gas
CCs: 52.93
horse power: 3.3
bar length: 18"
weight: 11 lbs
target audience: professional/logger
ideal application: limbing
$409.99

RedMax
RedMax GZ7000
The NEW GZ7000 is a powerful, professional felling saw. The GZ7000 includes the MaxLogic ignition system which provides quick and easy starts with lightening acceleration. Also available with 20" and 28" bars.
type: gas
CCs: 67.84
horse power: 4.9
bar length: 24"
weight: 14.7 lbs
key features: easy starting
target audience: professional/logger
ideal application: logging, sawing thick trees
$659.99

RedMax
RedMax PSZ2460S
With its power-to-weight ratio and performance, the RedMax chainsaw is the commercial user's best friend. The PSZ2460S pruning saw extends the reach of the operator and is designed for tree pruning. Its Strato-Charged engine features ultra-low emissions without compromising performance. A large fuel tank increases productivity out in the field. And the PSZ2460S can be easily converted to a hedge trimmer with RedMax's variety of available attachments.
type: pole
CCs: 23.6
horse power: 1.14
bar length: 12"
weight: 11.2 lbs
key features: reduced emissions
target audience: arborist/tree care
ideal application: pruning
$499.99
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