The Husqvarna 550XPG 18" Chainsaw is a best selling professional level chainsaw, ideal for intense, constant use. It features the AutoTune technology meaning that the machine constantly adapts to the condtions it is working under such as fuel mix, altitude and air filter condition. It also has RevBoost, meaning it delivers rapid acceleration and high chain speeds for quick cutting performance. It also has the same features such as Air Purge, Air Injection, Low Vibration and X-Torq like the rest of the Husqvarna range. This 'G' Model also features the heated handles.
Heated Carburettor - The electrical carburettor heating ensures reliable starting and operation in cold conditions.
Heated handles - Efficient heating coils in the front and rear handles make the saw more comfortable to use in cold and damp conditions.
Smart Start® - The engine and starter have been designed so the machine starts quickly with minimum effort. Resistance in the starter cord is reduced by up to 40%.
Air Injection - Centrifugal air cleaning system for reduced wear and longer operating time between filter cleanings.
X-Torq® - Deliver lower fuel consumption and reduced exhaust emission levels in accordance with the world´s most stringent environmental regulations.
LowVib® - Effective anti-vibration dampeners absorb vibration, sparing the user's arms and hands.
Fuel pump - Fuel pump designed for easy starting.
Inertia chain brake - Effective inertia-activated chain brake.
Felling marks - Distinct felling marks for better felling precision.
Side-mounted chain tensioner - Side-mounted chain tensioner makes chain adjustment quick and easy.
Three-piece crankshaft - Forged three-piece crankshaft for maximum durability for the toughest applications.
Adjustable oil pump - Adjustable oil pump makes it easy to set the chain lubrication according to your needs.
AutoTune - AutoTune gives optimal engine performance throughout automatic engine setting. No time spent on carburettor adjustments. It compensates for different fuels, altitude, humidity, temperature and clogged air filter.
Magnesium crankcase - Sturdily built crankcase withstands high rpms and tough professional use, ensuring a long service life.
Slimmed-down design - Low, slender saw body makes the chainsaw easy and convenient to handle in any situation.
Retained bar nuts - The retaining function prevents loosing the bar nuts.
Flip-up tank cap - The flip-up tank cap is easy to open and close when refueling.
Quick-release air filter - Facilitates cleaning and replacement of the air filter.
Snap-lock cylinder cover - Snap-lock cylinder cover saves time when changing spark plugs and cleaning.
Combined choke/stop control - Combined choke/stop control allow for easier starting and reduce the risk of engine flooding.
Air filter cover - Quick release cover saves time when cleaning or changing spark plug.
Visible fuel level - Transparent fuel indicator makes it easy to check fuel level.
The Husqvarna Chainsaw Box is a sturdy carry case designed to carry a chainsaw, lubricants and other accesories. Convinient slot to slide the bar and scabbard out of one end so that you don't have to dismantle a machine.
The Husqvarna Chainsaw Bag is a strong, durable bag made for protective storage and transport of your chainsaw. It features smaller pockets for storing files and other accessories.
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