With zero emissions, lower noise, and considerably less maintenance, the XCU04Z is a welcome solution for cutting and trimming applications. And with the efficient Makita outer rotor brushless motor with direct drive system, users get high power efficiency that is equivalent to a gas chain saw.
The XCU04Z has a 16 guide bar and the Makita-built Outer Rotor BL 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. Its part of Makitas expanding 18V Lithium-Ion system, the worlds largest cordless tool system powered by 18V Lithium-Ion slide-style batteries.
Makita 18V Lithium-Ion batteries have the fastest charge times in their categories, so they spend more time working and less time sitting on the charger. For improved tool performance and extended battery life, Makita created Star Protection Computer Controls. For increased versatility, the tool can also be powered by Makita 18V LXT® and Compact Lithium-Ion batteries with the star symbol on the battery indicating Star Protection inside. Makita-built Outer Rotor BL Brushless Motor direct-drive system provides high power efficiency equivalent to a 32cc gas chain saw.
"Tool-less" chain adjustment for convenient operation and maintenance. Variable speed trigger (0-3,940 FPM) for easy operation. Two 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion batteries deliver 36V power and performance without leaving the 18V LXT® platform (batteries not included). On/off switch with auto power-off function; automatically shuts the saw off when operation is delayed for extended battery life.Low noise level and zero emissions for operator comfort. Weighs only 11.7 lbs. With batteries (batteries not included) for reduced operator fatigue. Adjustable automatic chain lubrication with large oil reservoir. Large oil filling port with view window allows operator to easily add and check bar oil level. Rubberized soft grip top handle is engineered for the user to more easily apply even cutting pressure. Features Extreme Protection Technology (XPT) which is engineered to provide increased dust and water resistance in harsh job site conditions. Equipped with Star Protection Computer Controls to protect against overloading, over-discharging and over-heating. Batteries and charger not included. Only use genuine Makita batteries and chargers. The item "Makita XCU04Z Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless 16in. Chain Saw Bare Tool 36V 18VX2" is in sale since Friday, April 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Yard, Garden & Outdoor Living\Outdoor Power Equipment\Chainsaws". The seller is "sassysales100" and is located in Atlanta, Georgia. This item can be shipped worldwide.