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Bosch AKE 30 Li
8.9 out of 10

Bosch AKE 30 Li

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Reviews and Problems with Bosch AKE 30 Li

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Overall 8
8.0

Effective tool - but life was too short for me

Fandango, Amazon
30 January 2012
  • Summary: I've had a number of petrol chainsaws over the years and this is the first cordless. The convenience of cordless is wonderful as well as a safety feature. And the quiet running is a big advantage to me too.
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Overall 4
4.0

Chaingnaw

Mr. A. T. Jones, amazon.co.uk
30 October 2011
  • Summary: I bought this equipment when it first released for sale because a petrol chainsaw was too noisy for the back garden location at my mothers house and having a mini forest to cull. Seemed fine at the time, if a little slow.
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Overall 2
2.0

Disapointing

James, amazon.co.uk
28 October 2011
  • Summary: Great supplier - arrived quickly - but returned to them quicker! Built from much plastic, its just unimaginable that this thing is going to last three years. And I would expect something costing circa 300 quid to last at least 10. Also astonishingly noisy for electrically powered machine.
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Overall 10
10

Bosch Cordless Chainsaw

rayalbertambrose, amazon.co.uk
11 August 2011
  • Summary: This is a real Boys toy. No fuel needed. No electricity needed. I can just walk into the forest and get my wood. The battery seems to go on forever. Well done Bosch. Great tool...
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Overall 10
10

Great garden tool

diywannabe, Amazon
8 July 2011
  • Summary: I was rather concerned by the mixed reviews this chainsaw had received (which are shown under another listing for the saw complete with battery and charger) but I thought it would at least be worth trying for myself and I very pleased I did.
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Overall 10
10

My first chainsaw, and it's great.

Steve Swift, Amazon
8 July 2011
  • Summary: I wanted a small chainsaw that would be easy to handle, yet powerful enough to handle the requirements of our large garden (lots of trees, some damaged in recent storms). The Bosch AKE 30 does the jobs easily, and the battery lasts longer than I do (strictly, longer than my arm).
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Overall 6
6.0

Three Stars

David, Amazon
8 July 2011
  • Summary: The chain tensioner is very flimsy and affected by sawdust collecting in it
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Overall 10
10

Very impressed with quality, performance and battery life

Mr. B. Solomons, Amazon
8 July 2011
  • Summary: Well, I wasn't expecting too much of the battery life, I have to say. I knew that as Bosch always make good quality tools, it would be well put together, and it is. It was well packed by the manufacturer, and easy enough to assemble, though if you have weak hands, you will have a job tightening the...
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Overall 10
10

Really pleased with it

Bob Appleby, Amazon
8 July 2011
  • Summary: I bought this to help me to prepare logs to feed our new wood burning stove.It has been really good for this purpose.It is very convenient not to have to worry about cutting through a cable or mixing 2 stroke mix and having to store it somewhere.Also the noise that a petrol chainsaw makes is awful.
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Overall 2
2.0

Useful but clogs easily and is heavy.

SBR, Amazon
8 July 2011
  • Summary: I purchased this chain saw in January 2013 to complement a small and a medium sized conventional i/c engined saw. It does indeed prove useful when there is a lot of stop and start branch trimming.
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