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Chain saws.........What do you recomend

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by JayD, Apr 4, 2007.

  1. JayD

    JayD LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,062

    What would you guys recomend for a chain saw for light tree trimming? Is ECHO any good?
    Thanks for any info.
  2. mulchmaster

    mulchmaster LawnSite Member
    from ohio
    Messages: 212

    I bought an stihl with a 16" bar and love it. It's great for light trimming and small tree removal.
  3. nick-bigfootlawn

    nick-bigfootlawn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 106

    Poulan.....just kidding, I think echo is good, but I don't think anything is as good as a Stihl.
  4. eskerlite

    eskerlite LawnSite Member
    Messages: 222

    Stihl or Husky
    Sean C.
  5. dallas05

    dallas05 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 82

  6. procut

    procut LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,852

  7. jbailey52

    jbailey52 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,091

    We have approx. 12 Husquvarna's and they are fantasic... I also have a german model climbers saw, that is more powerful than any of them.. it has a turbo in it they tell me...
  8. Uranus

    Uranus LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Mass
    Messages: 1,624

    husky 350 or the rancher.

    Good thing about those models is even Lowes carries parts, bars, and chains for them.
  9. jbailey52

    jbailey52 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,091

    yea we have a couple i believe they are 355 rancher.. very nice.. what are you looking to cut? Different saws are made for different things
  10. dcondon

    dcondon LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,246

    HUSKY all the way:cool2: :cool

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