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MS 250

A chainsaw designed for firewood cutting – with a great power-to-weight ratio.

MS 250
Rated 4.1 out of 5 by 441reviewers.
Rated 4 out of 5 by hard to start I have only used 1 tank of gas thru it but when it is cold it is hard to start October 27, 2016
Rated 1 out of 5 by Got it home and sat for a week and won't start Bought it and it cranked in store fine. Sat in garage for a week, now it won't start. October 27, 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by Good chainsaw Worked well for my project. 60 Ft tree died. Company dropped it for me. I cut the whole tree into 18 " pieces to get ready to split. No problems with the saw. October 26, 2016
Rated 4 out of 5 by Good chainsaw for the money If you follow the starting instructions and don't drown it, it will start every time. When cold, 3 or 4 (NO MORE) pulls on full choke and then a few on half or no choke and you're in business. I went through a lot of trees cleaning my yard and neighbors after hurricane Matthew. No problems whatsoever cutting green pine or live oak. Of course, if you try to cut a +20 inches oak with a small chainsaw like this, you have to be patient and let the chain do the cutting at its own pace. Rush it and it will overheat or seize the chain.. (ask me how i know)..even then, some wd40 and cleaning to the chain and bar and you're back in the game. Overall, for only 100 more bucks than a Wally World chainsaw (It was on sale), you have a way better tool that will last you a long time if you take care of it. October 26, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great product and customer service Bought this before hurricane matthew and it has worked flawlessly during my brief time with it. Powerful for its size. Easy to start but also easy to flood if you pull it once too many times when choked. Good and powerful up to 18" or so trees. October 26, 2016
Rated 1 out of 5 by Makes more work then it's worth After doing the research I bought the MS250 last December (2015). What a mistake that was. This thing don't cut. I've been using chainsaws for 40 years, all makes and models and this one is by far the worst saw I've ever used. I've been back to the store I bought it at and they've been great but there's only so much they can do. They tell me to make it cut like I'm used to I have to spend another $100. for a new bar & chain so I can cut some dead stand pine? Why? The starting issues is a pain but I can handle that, it's more with it not cutting. I'm worn out after a few small trees trying to get through them. Time to sell this ,,, and get something that works like a chainsaw should. October 25, 2016
Rated 3 out of 5 by Good saw when it runs I love the saw when it runs right. It has proven to be an unreliable saw. October 24, 2016
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Power to Weight I already have the MS170 and it has done me good so when I needed something a little bit bigger for cleanup after Hurricane Matthew I bought the MS250. I've had it out 3 times now and it cranks easy and runs good. It has exceeded my expectations. We had both saws out this morning on our hunting lease and brought them home for more storm cleanup. It's an all around great saw that I highly recommend. October 22, 2016
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