The pole is long, and can be heavy to maneuver. When used correctly, it seems pretty unstoppable. Came as described and in great condition. It had enough power for large hardwoods. Com and happy pleased with the purchase.
Oregon CS1500 Features & Specs
Includes 18” guide bar and PowerSharp chain, which minimizes downtime by allowing you to sharpen your saw right on the chain in 3 seconds or less.
Get to work right away with the instant start capability
Low noise, silent between cuts
Easy to assemble; just put the tensioner on the guide bar and the bar and chain on the saw.
Chain brake for added safety
Editor's Impressions Of The Oregon CS1500
Tool Motor Power
Value For Money
Oregon CS1500 Final Thoughts
"Yes, gas is better."
3 hours later I follow the restart instructions. 5th star will depend on its longevity. I found the starting instructions superfluous. This saw seems to have a lot going for it. I do have a couple suggestions though.