The Hecht 45 chainsaw has a reliable 2-stroke petrol engine with a 45cm³ displacement and maximum power output of 2.7HP ideal for felling, limbing or chopping firewood. With a maximum engine speed of 11,500 rpm, a chain speed of 23.1m/s, it has a 40cm bar.
Startup is quick and very easy as the saw is equipped with a fuel injection pump and semi-automatic choke.
Made from a combination of high quality steel, light aluminium alloy and durable plastics, this Chainsaw has an ergonomic design, is well balanced and lightweight.
Well designed handles provide a secure and safe hold. The saw is equipped with an anti-vibration system to minimalise shock and fatigue caused by excessive vibrations, making it more comfortable to use. Great emphasis has been placed on personal safety with a safety brake capable of stopping the chain from the maximum speed in around 0.1 seconds, a pair of triggers to reduce the risk of chain displacement when the engine is started, a hand guard, automatic chain lubrication together with steel bumper spikes to aid leverage and prevent kick-back.
Approximate weight, without fuel is 5.4kg.