Husqvarna 455 Rancher Chainsaw – 20 Inch, 55.5cc, 2.6kW

Thinking about chainsaw hire? Think again, and this time contemplate the affordably priced Husqvarna 455R-AT model! If you are going to be putting your chainsaw through the paces, you will be delighted by the robust mechanics of the chainsaw bar.

No matter what kind of material you will be cutting through, you can be sure that the 2 stroke 455 Rancher will stand the test of time. So, whether you’re looking for a chainsaw for helping to keep your estate tidy, or chop logs for the fir, it’s the perfect option.

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Husqvarna 455 Rancher Chainsaw – 20 Inch, 55.5cc, 2.6kW

There are plenty of innovative features packed into the chainsaw. It may be slightly heavier than some of Husqvarna’s other models. But the power to weight ratio makes the 455 Rancher more than worth the investment.

Husqvarna 455 Rancher 55.5cc 2.6Kw 20″ Chainsaw Features

When shopping for a new Husqvarna chainsaw, it is always important what you will be using it for, and how often you will use it. This model is the perfect match for homeowners and landowners, or anyone that is looking for a chainsaw for part time use. Arborists are recommended to shop the higher models in Husqvarna’s range.

Yet, with the 445 Rancher you’ll have no problem cutting, even in the harshest of weather conditions. The model may pack plenty of power, but you are always in control thanks to the responsive functioning of the Husqvarna 455 rancher which has received a fair few upgrades from the original model. The second-generation model offers innovative ergonomics, technology and characteristics.

Here’s just a few features which you will learn to love!


The air injection system will limit the amount of wear and tear to the body of the chainsaw and help to limit the times you’ll need to clean the filter.

Easy Start up

Getting a chainsaw started has never been easier with the side-mounted chain tensioner. This means that any adjustments to the settings will be incredibly quick and easy!

X-Torq® Engine

What’s better than a high performance power? A high performance power that doesn’t harm the environment of course! The Husqvarna 445 Rancher was designed to be especially kind to the environment and give off fewer carbon emissions!

Anti-Vibration Technology

After a while of operating a chainsaw, your hands and arms can start to feel numb through the vibrations. The anti-vibration handle will make sure you don’t lose your edge when you are cutting away!

Easy Start & Operation

The engine to the 455 Rancher will start with minimal effort involved! Cord resistance has been cut by up to 40%, so you can get straight to the precision cuts! You won’t have to worry about the engine flooding either thanks to the combined choke and stop control!

So, even though Husqvarna have made sure that their 445 rancher model is perfect for beginners, that doesn’t mean that traders looking for a chainsaw model which offers a premium service won’t find plenty of appeal within this model.

Summary of Specifications for the 455 Rancher Chain saw

Item Number: 9706132-70, 970 61 32-70, 970613270

  • Air Injection: Extends the interval between filter cleaning, improving efficiency, and increases engine life
  • X-Torq®: Delivers lower fuel consumption and reduced exhaust emission levels in accordance with the world´s most stringent environmental regulations.
  • Combined choke/stop control:  allows for easier starting and reduces the risk of the engine flooding.
  • Cylinder displacement: 55.5 cm³
  • Power output: 2.6 kW
  • Maximum RPM: 9000 RPM
  • Idling RPM: 2700 RPM
  • Bar length (inch): 20″
  • Maximum recommended bar length: 20 inch / 50 cm
  • Minimum recommended bar length: 15 inch / 38cm
  • Chain speed at maximum power: 20 m/s
  • Chain speed at 133% of maximum engine power speed: 26.6 m/s
  • Weight excluding cutting equipment: 5.9 kg
  • Sound pressure level at operators ear: 104 dB(A)
  • Oil tank capacity: 0.32L

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