McCulloch chainsaw reviews:
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The Cs540 Elite has a 45 cc (45.7 cc to be exact) machine. It has a 45 cm / 18 inch bar with a 0.325 chain. The power output of the chainsaw is 2.0 kw / 2.7 hp with a maximum speed of 9000 RPM. It has a maximum recommended engine speed of 12000 RPM.
Just like other chainsaws form McCulloch Motor, the CS450 also as aOxyPower Engine. This type of engine is environmental friendly because it requires 20% less fuel and has 70% lower emissions. Having that advantage, it also boosts the power of the chainsaw. It also has a soft start feature. This feature reduces the resistance by 40% in the cord, thus making it faster and easier to start. It also has a purge which is also known as the manual primer carburetor. This manual pump ensures that everytime the machine is turned on, it will start immediately without doing too much pulls.
It also has a fuel window so that the remaining fuel in the machine would be easy to see. To reduce the risk of having an engine flooding, a combined choke / stop control were added to its feature. There are 2 features that are concerning the maintenance of the machine. One of which is the integrated combi tool. This feature is very easy to access because it is located in handle so that the user can use it anytime. The second feature is the CCS air filter system. This cleans the machine. It is built-in so that maintenance of the machine is done regularly. The most important feature of all that is seen in most McCulloch Motor chainsaws is the double action safety chain brake. This is for the protection of the users.
CS410 Elite is a chainsaw product from the McCulloch Motor Corporation. This corporation has a built and well known reputation for manufacturing powerful and reliable garden products. They have been in this industry for more than 60 years.
Although the chainsaw is not that heavy, it has a 41cc (40.9cc to be exact) machine and it is strong. It has a 45 cm / 18 inch bar and a chain of 0.325 inches. It also has a tool-less chain tensioning feature. This feature makes the chainsaw easier to use and maintain because it enables the user to remove or put the bar and chains of the machine even without the help of any tools.
Like other chainsaw that is manufactured by McCulloch, the CS410 Elite is fast and very easy to start because of the great features that comes with it. The soft start feature deals with decreasing up to 40% of the resistance in the cord connected to the starter.Another feature that makes it fast and easy to start is the purge which is also known as the manual primer. The purge is a manual pump that makes sure that the chainsaw will start every time with only a few pulls. To avoid problems in the engine like flooding, there was an integrated choke / stop control that was included in the chainsaw.
McCulloch CS380 is a chainsaw manufactured by the McCulloch Motor Corporation. They are reputable and well known for manufacturing powerful and reliable chainsaws that are mainly used for garden jobs. Although their main use is for garden jobs, these chainsaws may work with the heavier jobs as well. The company is more than 60 years in providing these quality products.
CS380 has an approximately 38 cc (38.2 cc for exact measurements) engine. It is a very compact light weight machine weighing about 5.2 kg. It has a power output of 1.4 kw / 1.9 hp. The bar is 40 cm / 16 inch and the chain is 3/8 inch long.
This chainsaw has a high performance engine which is the OxyPower 2-stroke petrol engine. This kind of engine provides more power, exhausts less emission by 70%, and consumes less fuel by 20%. The chain of the CS380 can be assembled and disassembled easily because of the tool less chain tensioning feature. This feature let you do the assembling and disassembling without the use of any tools.
This chainsaw, although small and light compared to other chainsaws, stills cuts well. It has a 350mm/14 inch bar. The product is very environmental friendly because of the less fuel consumption and less emission it gives. Not only that, it also gives additional power to the 34cc engine. The OxyPower technology of the CS340 engine is the main reason for the environmental friendly nature of the chainsaw. It is user friendly because it has easy controls like manual pumps, soft start, and combined choke/stop control. Those features make the CS340 chainsaw fast and easy to start. The manual pump is the one of that features that makes the engine start with only a few pulls. The soft start, a feature that is common to McCulloch products, is used for decreasing the resistance in the starter cord by almost 40%. Another feature that makes it faster to start is the combined choke/stop control. It is responsible for avoiding the internal combustion engine or engine flooding that might cause the engine not to start. With the combined choke/stop control, the chainsaw becomes more reliable.
If you are looking for an electric chainsaw with excellent features that can perform light to medium weight cutting jobs then the McCulloch MCC3516F is the answer for your needs. This chainsaw is very flexible and easy to use. In terms of handling it is also very handy and light.
If you wish to have equipment that can help you with your light to medium weight cutting jobs then the McCulloch MCC4516FK is the right one for you. It is capable of cutting logs with a maximum of 18 inches in diameter without any problems.
This chainsaw is also very safe to use considering that it contains a low kickback chain and a built-in chain brake. Aside from being safe, it is also very handy with its hand guard and light weight design. You can also rely on the oil level window to ensure that your oil levels are within normal range.