Chainsaws

Husqvarna 288 XP®

Chainsaw 281XP/288XP Sprocket Nose Bar

One of Husqvarna’s classic and reliable large professional saws. Even in this class, Husqvarna’s superior power/weight ratio and ergonomics are exceptional. Smart Start® makes this saw very easy to start with its large, powerful engine. The effective anti-vibration features make this saw exceptionally easy to work with. The XP® G model has heated handles.

  • Cylinder displacement
    87 cm³
  • Power output
    4.5 kW
  • Power output
    6.03 hp
  • Cylinder displacement
    5.31 cu.inch

FEATURES

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346XP, 353

Adjustable Oil Pump

Customize and control oil flow to meet any need
Magnesium crankcase

Magnesium crankcase

Sturdily built crankcase withstands high rpms and tough professional use, ensuring a long service life.

Three-Piece Crankshaft

Forged three-piece crankshaft delivers maximum durability for even the toughest of jobs
Three-piece crankshaft

Ergonomic grip

Angled front handle for better grip and natural working position.
575XP
346XP, 353

Adjustable Oil Pump

Customize and control oil flow to meet any need

Magnesium crankcase

Magnesium crankcase

Sturdily built crankcase withstands high rpms and tough professional use, ensuring a long service life.

Three-piece crankshaft

Three-Piece Crankshaft

Forged three-piece crankshaft delivers maximum durability for even the toughest of jobs

575XP

Ergonomic grip

Angled front handle for better grip and natural working position.

Specifications

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Engine

Power output
4.5 kW
Cylinder displacement
87 cm³
Maximum power speed
9300 rpm
Max engine/motor
12500 rpm
Idling speed
2500 rpm
Torque, max.
4.9 Nm
Torque, max. at rpm
6600 rpm
Clutch engagement speed (±120)
3400 rpm
Fuel consumption
2.1 g/kWh
Fuel consumption
460 kg/h
Spark Plug
NGK BPMR7A
Electrode gap
0.5 mm
Ignition module air gap
0.3 mm
Oil pump type
Adjustable flow
Oil pump capacity, max
18 ml/min
Oil pump capacity, min
9 ml/min

Dimensions

Weight (excl. cutting equipment)
7.6 kg
Recommended bar length, min-max
15-28 in

Lubricant

Lubricant type (Engine)
Husqvarna 2 stroke or equiv. at 50:1
Oil tank volume
0.5 l

Sound and Noise

Sound power level, measured
117 dB(A)
Sound pressure level at operators ear
106 dB(A)

Vibration

Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) front handle
7.5 m/s²
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) rear handle
8.5 m/s²
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