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Consumer Reports Reviews Chain saws

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Chain saw reviews. We review different types of Chain saws. Our Chain saw reviews will help you decide what Chain saw is best for you.

Consumer Reports Chain saw reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our Chain saw ratings where you will see our Chain saw reviews on Bar length tested (in.), cc/amp, Cutting speed, Safety, Handling, Weight (lbs.) and Ease of use. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of Chain saws that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

After reading reviews of the Chain saw you are interested in you can compare models, review our list of the Chain saw's features and specifications, read user reviews and submit your own review of a Chain saw. We also have up to date Chain saw blogs featuring Consumer Reports First Look for new models and Chain saw news our experts think will help you make the best purchase.

Chain saw Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsEcho CS-352-16 Reviews
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Echo CS-352-16
Type: Gasoline chain saws
Summary: This 16-inch, 34-cc, gasoline-powered chain saw from Echo weighs 11 lbs. It has a chain brake and a 5-year warranty.
 
 
The Echo CS-352-16 Chain saw has the following features: Chain brake, Anti-vibration and Warranty (yrs.).
ratingsHusqvarna 435 Reviews
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Husqvarna 435
Type: Gasoline chain saws
Summary: This 16-inch, 40.9-cc, gasoline-powered chain saw from Husqvarna weighs 12 lbs. It has a chain brake and a 2-year warranty.
 
 
The Husqvarna 435 Chain saw has the following features: Chain brake, Anti-vibration, Metal bucking spikes and Warranty (yrs.).
ratingsWorx WG304.1 Reviews
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Worx WG304.1
Type: Corded-electric chain saws
Summary: This 18-inch, 15-amp, corded-electric chain saw from Worx weighs 12 lbs. It has a chain brake, a tool-less bar adjuster, and a 2-year warranty.
 
 
The Worx WG304.1 Chain saw has the following features: Chain brake, Tool-free chain adjuster, Translucent oil tank, Metal bucking spikes, Protective sheath and Warranty (yrs.).
ratingsRyobi RY40510 Reviews
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Ryobi RY40510
Type: Battery-powered chain saws
Summary: This 12-inch, 40-volt, battery-powered chain saw from Ryobi weighs 9 lbs. It has a tool-less bar adjuster and a 3-year warranty.
 
 
The Ryobi RY40510 Chain saw has the following features: Tool-free chain adjuster, Translucent oil tank, Protective sheath and Warranty (yrs.).
ratingsHomelite UT10589A Reviews
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Homelite UT10589A
Type: Light-duty gasoline chain saws
Summary: This 18-inch, 42-cc, light-duty, gasoline-powered chain saw from Homelite weighs 12 lbs. It has a chain brake and a 2-year warranty.
 
 
The Homelite UT10589A Chain saw has the following features: Chain brake, Anti-vibration, Translucent oil tank, Storage case, Protective sheath, Extra chain and Warranty (yrs.).