Power up and make your gardening a whole lot easier with these hand-held electric chainsaws which are less messy and noisy. They are highly effective in branch cutting when the moving chain makes contact with wood, its sharp teeth are dragged across the surface. We have included on our list some budget-friendly models for homeowners, gardeners, carpenters, and people like you who are on a budget with smaller yards.
#5: Black & Decker LCS1240
This electric chainsaw has 40V MAX lithium-ion battery for longer runtime and overall life. It has 12″ Oregon low-kickback bar and chain with automatic oiling system. Plus, it has a tool-free chain tensioning for quick and easy chain adjustments. Unfortunately, it has small bar size and moderate performance.
#4: GreenWorks 20312
This electric chainsaw has a premium power of DigiPro brushless motor technology that cuts up to 100 cuts on a single charge. Its brushless motor delivers up to 30% more torque for the greatest cutting performance and offers up to 70% less vibration for the user’s comfort while working. Aside from being expensive, it is not as powerful compared to corded medals.
#3: Worx WG303.1
This electric chainsaw has a powerful 14.5 Amp motor that delivers consistent performance, durability, and reliability. It has patented auto-tension chain system that means no over-tightening and also extends the life of bar & chain. It has auto-oil lubrication and built-in oil reservoir with level indicator and built-in chain brake and low kickback bar for safety. Sadly, there is difficulty in sourcing spares.
#2: Earthwise CS30116
This electric chainsaw has a 16″ Oregon bar and chain and a powerful 12 Amp motor 120/60Hz. It has tool-less chain tension adjustment, plastic bar & chain cover and features safety button. The only con to this chainsaw is oil leakage.
#1: Makita UC4051A
This electric chainsaw has a tool-less blade and chain adjustments for convenient operation and easy maintenance. It has a large oil reservoir with view window that allows the operator to check bar oil level that puts it at the top of our list for the best electric chainsaws you can buy. Though it is so expensive, it is really worthy of the investment.