Bosch AKE 40-18 S
Motor capacity 1.800 W. Blade length 400 mm. Chain speed 12 m/s. Chain Chrome chain. Machine weight (incl. chain and chain bar) 4, 40 kg.
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Review of "Bosch AKE 40-18 S"
I bought this chainsaw when a 10 metre tree fell across my garden fence. I chose Bosch because I have other products mady by this company and they have appeared well designed and reliable. The 1800 watt motor was more powerful then I had expected and the instructions were extremely good covering the safe use of the chainsaw. I am pleased I bought this model with 40cm blade and not the shorter version at 35 cm.
The chainsaw has 2 excellent safety devices, the first requires two buttons to be operated to avoid accidental starting or use by a child. the second is an anti kick back device which applies a brake to the chain if the chainsaw is thrown upwards in the process of cutting a tree or branch. I also like the fact that you do not need spanners or tools to tighten the chain, it has a built in tensioning device which is easy to use. It is also relatively quiet compared to some chainsaws I have heard.
I have cut my fallen tree into manageable pieces and I am looking forward to trimming some overhanging branches in the near future.
Product Information : Bosch AKE 40-18 S
Manufacturer's product descriptionMotor capacity 1.800 W. Blade length 400 mm. Chain speed 12 m/s. Chain Chrome chain. Machine weight (incl. chain and chain bar) 4, 40 kg.
Power Supply: Mains / Corded, Mains
Type: Chain saw, Electric Chainsaw
Input Wattage: 1800
Sword Length in cm: 40
Long Name: AKE40-18S Electric Chainsaw
Listed on Ciao since: 02/05/2007