The Makita DUC256PT2 battery top handled chainsaw kit includes 2x 5Ah 18V LXT batteries and a DC18RD twin fast charger. Supplied with a 25cm bar and chain suitable for super quick branch and trunk cutting, making it ideal for professional arborists operating in the landscape environment. With a highly efficient 36v brushless motor that is powered by 2 x 18V LXT batteries that can offer around 500 cuts in 50mm cedar wood with 5Ah batteries, this chainsaw is a real petrol alternative. Features include a variable speed trigger with a maximum chain speed of 20m/s, LED battery capacity lights and a torque boost mode that provides extra power when cutting thick or hard branches.
The DUC256Z is well balanced, lightweight and comes with a hanging D ring that is suitable for rope attachment when working at height and is fitted with a chain brake that stops chain movement almost instantly when operated.
Captive nuts: prevent loss of nut when removing sprocket cover to replace guide bar or saw chain
Variable speed control by trigger
Electric chain brake
Oil Capacity Display
Powered by two 18V Li-ion batteries in series to supply energy to the powerful 36V DC motor drive system.
Main power switch with auto power-off function
Hook located to position the guide bar straight down when the chain saw hangs from the user’s waist
Metal spike bumper: Firmly grips workpiece to provide more control, making cutting easier.
Torque boost mode: raises the current limit temporarily for faster cutting of thicker branches