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Product Description

Powerful and fuel efficient frequent professional use chainsaw.  Ideal for contractors and landscapers working with medium diameter timber.

The Husqvarna 555 professional chainsaw is developed for demanding work by contractors and land owners. This chainsaw uses our new ground breaking slimmed down design and is loaded with raw power for efficient operation. Our unique X-Torq® petrol chainsaw engine technology provides more power when you need it, plus uses up to 20% less fuel and produces 75% less exhaust emissions.


AutoTune gives optimal engine performance throughout automatic engine setting.No time spent on carburettor adjustments. It compensates for different fuels, altitude, humidity, temperature and clogged air filter.

Air Injection

Centrifugal air cleaning system for reduced wear and longer operating time between filter cleanings.


Deliver lower fuel consumption and reduced exhaust emission levels in accordance with the world´s most stringent environmental regulations.


Effective anti-vibration dampeners absorb vibration, sparing the user’s arms and hands.

Easy to start

Combined start/stop switch and fuel pump make the saw very easy to start.

Adjustable oil pump

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

Magnesium crankcase

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

Quick-release air filter

Facilitates cleaning and replacement of the air filter.

Three-piece crankshaft

Forged three-piece crankshaft for maximum durability for the toughest applications.

Side-mounted chain tensioner

Side-mounted chain tensioner makes chain adjustment quick and easy.

Air filter cover

Quick release cover saves time when cleaning or changing spark plug.

Felling marks

Distinct, coloured felling marks for better felling precision.

Visible fuel level

Transparent fuel indicator makes it easy to check fuel level.

Fuel pump

Fuel pump designed for easy starting.

Smart Start®

The engine and starter have been designed so the machine starts quickly with minimum effort. Resistance in the starter cord is reduced by up to 40%.

Inertia chain brake

Effective inertia-activated chain brake.

Retained bar nuts

The retaining function prevents loosing the bar nuts.


Fuel TypePetrol - 2 stroke
Engine Displacement59.8cc
Engine Power Output3.1kW (4.16hp)
Starting SystemRecoil with SmartStart
Guide Bar TypeX-Force Laminated
Guide Bar Length18" / 45cm
Chain Pitch.325"
Chain Gauge.058"
Chain TypeH25 Semi Chisel
Chain BrakeYes
Chain TensionerManual
Chain OilerAutomatic
Vibration Levels3.2 / 5.0m/s² (front / rear)
Noise Levels118dB(A)
Weight (Excluding bar & chain)5.9kg
Power TypePetrol
Warranty2 Years*

Husqvarna 555 chainsaw (59.8cc) (18 inch bar & chain)

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