Brushless Motor provides power equivalent to a 32cc gas chain saw
Tool-less chain tensioning
3-year limited warranty on the tool, battery and charger
Landscapers and contractors are demanding more cordless alternatives to gas-powered outdoor power equipment. Makita is meeting demand with an expanding line of cordless OPE, including the 36V (18-Volt X2) LXT Brushless 16 in. Chain Saw (XCU04CM). with zero emissions, lower noise and considerably less maintenance, the XCU04CM is a welcome solution for cutting and trimming applications. It’s powered by two 18V LXT 4.0Ah Batteries for maximum power, speed and run-time. and with the efficient Makita outer rotor brushless motor with direct drive system, users get high power efficiency that is equivalent to a 32cc gas chain saw. The XCU04CM has a 16 in. guide bar and the Makita-built outer rotor brushless motor direct drive system motor with variable speed delivers 0-3,940 FPM for increased cutting speed. It has zero emissions and reduced maintenance: there's no engine oil to change, no spark plug to replace and no air filter or muffler to clean. and there's no need to drain the fuel for storage. Simply pick it up, load two 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Batteries and the saw is ready to use. Convenience features include a tool-less chain adjustments, a front hand guard engineered to actuate chain brake when engaged, an electric brake for maximum productivity and more.