Mountfield are one of Britain’s favourite brands when it comes to mowers and ride-ons but they also make excellent chainsaws.
And as the company’s official on-line partners we are in a position to bring you their products at excellent prices.
There is a double acting chain brake for safety and a chain catcher should it come off the guide bar.
The saw weighs in at 4.5 kg and the handles are designed to make it easy to use.
This machine costs £129 compared with the maker’s recommended price of £219, there is a one year maker’s warranty and delivery is free the next working day.
The Mountfield MC4016 Petrol Chainsaw has a 40.1 Mountfield engine with electronic ignition and a 40 cm guide bar which has a sprocket nose to give a smoother cutting action and a longer life for the chain.
There is automatic and adjustable chain lubrication and a chain tension adjustment to the side of the saw. Again there is a double chain brake and chain catcher.
This one weighs 4.4 kg and comes with a one year manufacturer’s warranty.
It costs £149, a saving of £120 on the maker’s recommended retail price and delivery is free the next working day.
The Mountfield MC4018 Petrol Chainsaw is a high performing saw with a 40.1 cc engine and electronic ignition plus a fuel primer pump.
The guide bar is slightly longer at 45 cm making it suitable for similar tasks but also for tree felling. The guide bar has a sprocket nose for smoother action and the machine is fitted with automatic chain lubrication and an adjustable chain tensioner.
It too has a double acting chain brake as an important safety features.
With a one year manufacturer’s guarantee and free delivery this machine costs £159, £120 less than the manufacturer’s recommended price.
And finally there is the Mountfield MC5020 Petrol Chainsaw, a really powerful and heavy duty machine well designed for challenging tasks and offering features usually only found on much more expensive machines.
It has a 38.3 cc engine with electronic ignition and a guide bar 40 cm long. There is a double acting chain brake and chain catcher as safety features.
It has a very impressive power to weight ratio and costs £199 compared with the maker’s recommended retail price of £379.
There is a one year manufacturer’s warranty and delivery is free the next working day.
August is the ideal month for felling small trees and cutting the wood for use once winter sets in and a chain saw is an essential for dealing with anything other than a few twiggy branches.