Craftsman 34119 chain saw

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Summary: This 16-inch, 12-amp, corded-electric chain saw from Craftsman weighs 10 lbs. It has a chain brake, a tool-free bar adjuster, and a 2-year warranty.
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Type: Corded-electric chain saws
About - Craftsman 34119

The Craftsman 34119 is part of the chain saw test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, chain saw models like the 34119 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Cutting speed:
How fast a saw cut through a 10-inch-square oak beam.

Consists of kickback intensity, the potential for burn due to inadvertent contact with the muffler, and storage safety--how well protected the cutting chain is from accidental contact during storage.

Ease of use:
Based on engine-starting convenience (the average number of pulls to start), primer and choke location and operation, and the ease of adjusting the cutting chain’s tightness, checking and adding fluids, and accessing the air filter and spark plug.

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About This Brand

Craftsman is one of the leading brands of gas and electric chain saws. Craftsman chain saws come in a variety of bar lengths, from 14 inches to 18 inches, and are geared to the consumer market. The Craftsman electric chain saws have smaller bar lengths than their gas counterparts. Craftsman is made for and sold by Sears and models can be purchased online and in Sears and Kmart retail stores.

Features & Specs - Craftsman 34119
info Chain brake Yes
info Anti-vibration No
info Tool-free chain adjuster Yes
info Translucent oil tank Yes
info Metal bucking spikes Yes
info Storage case No
info Protective sheath No
info Extra chain Yes
info Warranty (yrs.) 2
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User Reviews - Craftsman 34119
User Reviews
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Great saw for the money
18" Bar
Automatic Chain Tensioner
Good power
Safe to handle
Chain Must Be Very Sharp
Best Uses
Trees Up To 16" Diameter
I used this product to clear out a 200' fence row with trees from 50' to 75'tall. Found this product to be very adequate when the chain was kept very sharp. Be sure to have a good electric generator because this product uses 15 amps or more when making large cuts and needs the power to do it.
How long have you owned it:
Three-to-six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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