Chainsaws for regular use

Husqvarna 346xp Husqvarna 445 Husqvarna 435
Husqvarna 346xp Husqvarna 445 Husqvarna 435
Construction
Ease of use
Performance
Cylinder displacement 50.1 cc 45.7 cc 40.9 cc
Power output 3.62 hp 2.8 hp 2.2 hp
Maximum power speed 9600 rpm 9000 rpm 9000 rpm
Maximum recommended engine speed 14100 rpm 13000 rpm 13000 rpm
Fuel tank volume 16.91 fl oz 15.22 fl oz 12.51 fl oz
Fuel consumption 450 g/kWh 481 g/kWh 652 g/kWh
Idling speed 2700 rpm 2700 rpm 2900 rpm
Spark plug Champion RCJ7Y, NGK BPMR7A Champion RCJ7Y, NGK BPMR7A Champion RCJ7Y, NGK BPMR7A, Husqvarna HQT-1
Electrode gap 0.02 0.02 0.02
Torque, max. 2.7 Nm/7000 rpm 2.4 Nm/6300 rpm 2 Nm/6300 rpm
Oil tank volume 0.59 US pint 0.55 US pint 0.5 US pint
Oil pump type Automatic Fixed flow Fixed flow
Oil pump capacity 5-12 ml/min 13-13 ml/min 13-13 ml/min
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) front / rear handle 2.4/3.6 m/s? 1.9/2.6 m/s? 2.5/3.2 m/s?
Sound pressure level at operators ear 103 dB(A) 103 dB(A) 102 dB(A)
Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA) 113 dB(A) 114 dB(A) 114 dB(A)
Chain pitch .325? .325? .325?
Recommended bar length, min-max 13?-20? 13?-20? 13?-18?
Chain speed at max power 60.7 fts 56.89 fts 56.76 fts
Chain gauge 0.05 0.05
Weight (excl. cutting equipment) 11.02 lbs 10.8 lbs 9.2 lbs

Ryobi 20 in. 46 cc Ryobi 18 in. 46 cc Poulan Pro PP4218AVX Homelite 18 in. 42 cc
Ryobi 20 in. 46cc Gas Ryobi 18in 46cc gas Poulan Pro PP4218AVX Homelite 18in 42cc gas chainsaw
Construction
Ease of use
Performance
Antivibration handle Yes Yes Yes Yes
Assembled Height (in.) 37.79 in 35.6 in 11.2 in 36.22 in
Chain brake Yes Yes Yes Yes
Chain tension adjustment Yes Yes Yes Yes
Commercial No No No No
Engine Type 2-cycle 2-cycle 2-cycle 2-cycle
Manufacturer Warranty 3 Year 3 Year 2 Year 2 Year
Product Height (in.) 37.79 35.6 36.22
Product Weight (lb.) 10 10 11.8 9.7
Recommended oil 2 Cycle 2 Cycle 2-cycle 2 Cycle
Translucent fuel tank No No No Yes
Assembled Depth (in.) 12.300 in 11.080 in 33.9 in 12.600 in
Assembled Width (in.) 12.01 in 12.01 in 11.5 in 12.6 in
Chain size 20 in. 18 in. 18 in. 18 in.
Chainsaw Type Hand Chainsaw Hand Chainsaw Hand Chainsaw Hand Chainsaw
Engine Displacement (cc) 46 46 42 42
Fuel tank capacity (oz.) 20 20 11.3 11.23
Maximum cut diameter (in.) 40 36 36 32
Product Length (in.) 12.3 11.08 33 in 12.6 in
Product Width (in.) 12.01 12.01 10.5 12.6
Returnable 30-Day 30-Day 30-Day 30-Day

Echo CS-400 Echo CS-450 Echo CS-370 Echo CS-310
Echo CS-400 Echo CS-450 Echo CS-370 Echo CS-310
Construction
Ease of use
Performance
Antivibration handle Yes Yes Yes Yes
Assembled Height (in.) 11.5 in 10.9 in 17 in 11.5 in
Chain brake Yes Yes Yes Yes
Chain tension adjustment Yes Yes Yes Yes
Commercial Yes Yes Yes Yes
Engine Type 2-cycle 2-cycle 2-cycle 2-cycle
Manufacturer Warranty 5 year consumer warranty 1 year commercial warranty 5 year consumer / 1 year commercial 5 year consumer / 1 year commercial 5 year consumer / 1 year commercial warranty
Product Height (in.) 11.5 10.9 10.9 10.6
Product Weight (lb.) 10.1 11.2 10 8.8
Recommended oil ECHO Power Blend 2 stroke engine oil ECHO Power Blend 2-Stroke Oil and ECHO Premium Bar and Chain Oil ECHO Power Blend Two Stroke Engine Oil ECHO Power Blend 2 stoke engine oil
Translucent fuel tank No No No No
Assembled Depth (in.) 29 in 15.7 in 8 in 25 in
Assembled Width (in.) 10.5 in 9.9 in 24 in 11 in
Chain size 18 in. 20 in. 16 in. 14 in.
Chainsaw Type Hand Chainsaw Hand Chainsaw Hand Chainsaw Hand Chainsaw
Engine Displacement (cc) 40.2 45 36.3 30.5
Fuel tank capacity (oz.) 13.9 11.2 13.9 8.5
Maximum cut diameter (in.) 36 40 32 28
Product Length (in.) 29 in 15.7 15.5 29.6
Product Width (in.) 10.5 9.9 9.6 9.1
Returnable 30-Day 30-Day 30-Day 30-Day

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