GreenWorks 20672 G-MAX 40V Li-Ion 8-Inch Cordless Pole Saw Review
If you are looking for a new power tool for cutting, pruning or trimming then the GreenWorks 20672 GMAX 40V Li Ion 8 Inch Cordless PoleSaw is a fantastic option to consider. This battery operated tool runs on a 40-volt rechargeable lithium ion battery and comes with an 8-inch bar and chain. The shaft of the pole saw is made from 3 pieces and can be adjusted to extend till 8 feet providing the perfect reach to trim hanging branches from trees. It is much lighter than a conventional gas pole saw, is easier, safer to use and does not emit any fumes. Maintenance and oiling is a breeze. Here is why the GreenWorks 20672 G-Max 40V Li-Ion 8 Inch Cordless Pole Saw should be your next electric pole saw.
Features and Benefits of GreenWorks 20672 GMAX 40V Li Ion 8 Inch Cordless PoleSaw
Battery and Cordless performance
The cordless feature allows you to move freely as there are no pesky wires that may get tangled. It also ensures that you can reach the places that you want to trim without being restricted by an extendable power cord. The pole saw runs on a 40V 2Ah Lithium Ion battery which can be recharged easily in an hour and can cut continuously for two hours. GreenWorks 20672 G-MAX 40V Li Ion 8 Inch Cordless Pole Saw is guaranteed to cut around 50 branch pieces on a single charge.
Performance with 8 Inch Cutting bar and chain
The 8-Inch bar and chain can trim finer as well as thicker branches. The power tool can cut branches up to 6 inches in diameter without any strain. The pole saw is built to be stable with minimum vibrations while cutting so that it always remains sturdy and robust. It creates around 70 percent less noise and vibrations compared with the average pole saw in the market.
Chain Tension Adjustment system
Adjusting the tension on the chain of GreenWorks 20672 GMAX 40V Li Ion 8 Inch Cordless PoleSaw is not a hassle unlike other battery and gas powered pole saws. The chain adjustment is very easy to understand and the tension can be quickly adjusted.
Oiling the chain and the bar is very important for any power tool, which is why this battery operated pole saw has an auto oiler which automatically applies oil to the bar and chain. This ensures durability and a long life for your pole saw. Optimum performance and longevity are hence guaranteed and you will always have excellent results over the years. The translucent oil tank gives you a clear view of the oil level and indicates if the oil level is low for easy refilling.
Extendable Pole shaft
Sometimes, it might be difficult to reach certain places where you want to trim or cut to use an electric chainsaw because the tool is simply not long enough. The telescoping pole shaft of GreenWorks 20672 GMAX 40V Li Ion 8 Inch Cordless PoleSaw can be adjusted from 5 feet to 8 feet that making sure that it is versatile enough to reach varying tree heights so that you need not use a ladder. This Amazing tool ensures you easy using and perfect reach.
A single G-Max battery fits all!
The 40 Volt G-Max battery is compatible with over 25 appliances from the manufacturer, GreenWorks. You need not to buy a battery and charger for every tool that you buy from GreenWorks which can save a lot of valuable money. Just buy one battery and you can power all the tools from GreenWorks.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question: How much does it weigh with the battery installed?
Answer: The pole saw would weigh about 10 pounds with the battery.
Question: Can I add another middle section to increase the length beyond 8 feet?
Answer: Adding another section is not advisable as it may make the tool unsteady and you may lose control.
GreenWorks 20672 GMAX 40V Li Ion 8 Inch Cordless PoleSaw is a great alternative to the conventional gas pole saw. It is lighter, easier to use, safer, sturdier with an automatic oiling system and easy mechanism to adjust the chain tension. Most importantly, it is truly cordless and runs entirely on a 40V battery compatible with more than 25 other tools from the manufacturer. It is undoubtedly a great buy!