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RYOBI 40V HP Brushless 18-inch Cordless Battery Chainsaw (Tool Only)

Model # RY40508BTL|Store SKU # 1001613236

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Overview

Model # RY40508BTL Store SKU # 1001613236

The RYOBI 18-inch 40V HP Chainsaw is the perfect combination of power and convenience. This chainsaw has all the power and length of a gas chainsaw with less maintenance. The Brushless Motor deliver the fast cutting speed and torque you would expect from a gas model. This chainsaw features an adjustable automatic oiler, side access chain tensioning, and on-board tool storage for the most convenient operation and easy adjustments. The mechanical chain brake is a safety feature on the chainsaw that helps prevent kickback. When the job is complete, store the chainsaw in the durable chainsaw carrying case for easy transportation and storage. The RYOBI 18-inch 40V HP Chainsaw is compatible with 50+ RYOBI 40V products. This tool is backed by a 5-Year Tool Warranty.

  1. Gas-like power
  1. 18-inch bar and chain
  1. Brushless Motor for maximum power and chain speed
  1. Adjustable automatic oiler for convenient operation
  1. Side access chain tensioning and on-board tool storage for easy adjustments
  1. Mechanical chain brake for kickback protection
  1. Carrying case for easy transportation
  1. Works with all RYOBI 40V lithium batteries
  1. 5-Year Limited Tool Warranty

Specifications

Dimensions

Assembled Depth (in inches)
19.4
Assembled Height (in inches)
10.5
Assembled Weight (in lbs)
10.32
Assembled Width (in inches)
8.82
Packaged Depth (in inches)
19.4
Packaged Height (in inches)
10.5
Packaged Weight (In lbs)
10.32
Packaged Width (in inches)
8.82

Details

Bar Length (In.)
18
Bar Size
Medium, Large
Battery System
Ryobi ONE +
Battery Voltage
40 V
Battery/Charger
Tool Only
Chain length (In.)
18
Commercial/Residential
Commercial/Residential, Commercial & Residential
Country of Origin
CN-China
Gauge (in.)
0.05
Handle Type
Rear Handle
Number of Batteries Included
0, 0_0
Outdoor Power Equipment Features
Brushless Motor, Weather Resistant Construction, Automatic Chain Oiler, Chain Catcher, Rust Resistant, Anti-Vibration Handle, Rear Hand Guard, Kill Switch, Tool-Less Chain Tensioning, Chain Brake, Electronic Ignition, Push Start Button, Quick Release Lever
Pitch
3/8
Power Type
Battery - Cordless Electric
Usage
Heavy Duty

Warranty / Certifications

5-Year Limited Warranty
40V HP Brushless 18-inch Cordless Battery Chainsaw (Tool Only)RYOBI 40V HP Brushless 18-inch Cordless Battery Chainsaw (Tool Only)The RYOBI 18-inch 40V HP Chainsaw is the perfect combination of power and convenience. This chainsaw has all the power and length of a gas chainsaw with less maintenance. The Brushless Motor deliver the fast cutting speed and torque you would expect from a gas model. This chainsaw features an adjustable automatic oiler, side access chain tensioning, and on-board tool storage for the most convenient operation and easy adjustments. The mechanical chain brake is a safety feature on the chainsaw that helps prevent kickback. When the job is complete, store the chainsaw in the durable chainsaw carrying case for easy transportation and storage. The RYOBI 18-inch 40V HP Chainsaw is compatible with 50+ RYOBI 40V products. This tool is backed by a 5-Year Tool Warranty.
RYOBI
1001613236
CAD3682022-11-30
The Home Depot Canada
40V HP Brushless 18-inch Cordless Battery Chainsaw (Tool Only) is rated 3.9 out of 5 by 24.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Better than low-end gas chainsaws I have two low-end chainsaws that stop working after about an hour because they overheat and vapour-lock. This is my second 40V tool and I chose it because I already had a battery with my grass trimmer. I got this saw with a bonus battery so I now have three, which will allow me to use the saw for a fair amount of time. I have a cottage and cut firewood and I have some deadfall to remove on occasion. I used the 5Ah battery to cut deadfall logs that measured about 8-10 inches in diameter. I bucked three to clear a roadway, so about 15 feet, using only one bar of the battery. There were no issues with power cutting through the logs. The saw is light to easily carry around and work.
Date published: 2021-10-08
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Good saw for homeowner It’s a good saw for around a house with a few trees but if you want to put in at least half a day of cutting firewood forget it!It has lots of power but batteries die fast on thicker wood and overheat often.For this to work well you need a few batteries that are 6.5 amps after the calculations it will run you twice the price of a very good gas saw !In my case this does not work so I’ll be returning it.
Date published: 2021-10-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Tout simplement WOW !!! J'ai acheté cette scie il y a 1 mois suite à une tempête. J'ai eu une dizaine d'arbres de brisés ou de déracinés. J'ai été agréablement surpris de la performance de cette scie qui est quasi comparable à une scie à essence. Évidemment, comme tout produit qui fonctionne avec des piles, il faut prévoir une deuxième pile pour pouvoir continuer à travailler lorsqu'il y en a une sur la charge. Il faut compter environ 30 minutes pour une pleine recharge de la pile. L'entretien est beaucoup plus facile qu'avec une scie à essence. Cet outil vient avec une mallette de transport rigide qui n'est pas indiqué dans la description (du moins je ne l'ai pas vu). Pas besoin de coquille pour les oreilles car elle fait très peu de bruit.
Date published: 2022-06-28
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Leaks oil Best chainsaw I have ever used. Light and powerful. However, it leaks chainsaw oil when stored.
Date published: 2021-06-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 18" Cordless chainsaw Works very well. Don't forget the chain oil - sold separately...
Date published: 2021-05-30
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Cuts as expected. Leaks oil like a sieve. The saw works great, but it leaks way more bar oil than a gas saw. So much so that it's hard to take it anywhere because it makes such a mess. I try to drain it after every use, but it's a real pain in the rear-nd to be working your way down a cutline because half the oil from the reservoir ends up all over the back of your vehicle as you travel.
Date published: 2022-08-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Battery does not hold charge I bought this a couple of years ago and it worked well for a while but the battery will no longer hold a charge and only runs for about five minutes before dying. Also have an Ego blower with smaller battery and it has also lost its charge. Very disappointing that I now have to purchase replacement batteries which are not cheap!
Date published: 2021-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lots of power, instant-on, and no gas/oil I bought this after a huge red oak limb landed in our yard. It easily cut it up into manageable pieces and had 3/4 charge left on the battery. It's light enough and the chain-adjustment is quick and easy with the on-board tool. This will be nice to have on hand for future emergencies. Don't forget the bar/chain oil!
Date published: 2022-06-27
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I have the RYOBI 40V HP Brushless 21-inch Whisper Cordless Dual Blade mower... Will the batterys from that work with the RYOBI 40V HP Brushless 18-inch Cordless Battery Chainsaw

Asked by: gja123
Yes it will
Answered by: Romc
Date published: 2022-09-28

What size of washer should I get to seal the oil cap? It should not leak like it does. It has made a huge mess. None of my other chainsaws leak oil. I love this chainsaw Ryobi but I'm not going to drain the oil every time I use it. Fix this

Asked by: Cindy
My chainsaw does not leak at this time but if it did I would simply find an o ring the right size that should fix the problem. 
Answered by: Peanut farmer
Date published: 2022-07-22

How much wood can you cut with a single charge? Example 12 inch lengths..

Asked by: Dini
Hi -Dini, Thanks for reaching out to us. Our 40V HP Brushless products are measure based on battery runtime not cutting lengths. To learn more about our products and how they can be used please contact 1-800-860-4050. Thanks, RYOBI Canada Team.
Answered by: The Ryobi Canada Team
Date published: 2022-06-07

Can you replace the bar with a smaller 14 or 16" bar?

Asked by: Mike
Hi -Mike, Thanks for reaching out to us. This 40V HP Brushless Cordless 18-inch Chainsaw is designed to be used with it's current 18" chainsaw bar. For more information n this product and our other Brushless chainsaws, please contact 1-800-860-4050. Thanks, RYOBI Canada Team.
Answered by: The Ryobi Canada Team
Date published: 2022-09-17

What kind of replacement chain does this use?

Asked by: Robr
Hi Robar, Thanks for reaching out to us. This 40V HP Brushless Cordless 18-inch Chainsaw will work with most 18-inch replacement chains. To ensure you buy the optimal TPI version, please contact us at 1-800-860-4050 so we can help you better. Thanks, RYOBI Canada Team.
Answered by: The Ryobi Canada Team
Date published: 2021-09-28
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