Chainsaws

HUSQVARNA 288 XP®

Chainsaw 281XP

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

Adjustable oil pump makes it easy to set the chain lubrication according to your needs.
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 for maximum durability for the toughest applications.
Three-piece crankshaft

Ergonomic grip

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

Adjustable oil pump

Adjustable oil pump makes it easy to set the chain lubrication according to your needs.

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 for maximum durability for the toughest applications.

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 RPM
12500 rpm
Idling speed
2500 rpm
Clutch engagement speed (±120)
3400 rpm
Fuel consumption
570 g/kWh
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

Included with Purchase

Recommended bar length, min-max
15-28 in
Bar length (inch)
18 in

Dimensions

Weight (excl. cutting equipment)
7.6 kg

Lubricant

Lubricant type
Husqvarna or equiv. at 50:1
Oil tank volume
0.5 l

Sound and Noise

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

Vibration

Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) front handle
9.4 m/s²
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) rear handle
10.0 m/s²
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