The DEWALT DCCS690X1 is powerful, precise, long lasting brushless chainsaw which delivers the performance of the battery equally good as it is on gas-powered. Equipped with a powerful brushless motor and a 16″ bar, this chainsaw glides through numerous cutting diameters with the cut speed of gas, and reliability of battery-powered equipment.
For optimal convenience, the unit features auto-oiling with Lubri Link and Lubri Well delivering smooth cuts, long chain life, and reduced maintenance. The Tool-Free tensioning system lets in for quick bar and chain adjustments without additional tools required. Chain brake for relax protection
When buying a chainsaw that uses the battery as a drive, the basic question is how much can it sustain? The answer to this question of course varies, because the real question is where and how do you want to use chainsaw? According to our insights when cutting lagre sized trees, the battery lasts about two hours, two and a half hours at best. Here Dewalt has done a great job in terms of battery quality in the field of its durability
As for the noise produced by this chainsaw, this has been done to the maximum correct in accordance with all regulations prescribed by the environmental protection association, so it is possible to use this chainsaw without hearing protection (but we do not recommend it)
DEWALT DCCS690X1 key features
Chainsaw Size – 9.43 x 36 x 36”
Weight – 13.5 lbs.
Battery Voltage – 40V,
Baterry Capacity – 7.5Ah
Bar Length – 16”
Chain Pitch – 3/8”
In the following table, we will show the comparison of the DEWALT chainsaw specifications that use the battery as a drive. As you can see, there are three chainsaws that are very similar to the series, but differ according to the specifications. They are DEWALT DCCS690X1, DCCS670B and DCCS690M1
|Dimensions||36 x 10.79 x 9.43”||35 x 10 x 9”||36 x 9.4 x 9.3”|
|Bar & Chain||16″||16″||16″|
|Weight||13.5 lbs||25 lbs||16.4 lbs|
|Voltage||40v||60v||34 x 12 x 12″|
DEWALT DCCS690X1 is available on Amazon at $ 449.99. Like all chainsaw that is powered by batteries, the price is much more expensive than those that are gas-powered. However, our view is that this chainsaw deserves this price with considering the neat in design, usage, and performance
DEWALT DCCS690X1 Specifications
Chainsaw Size – 9.43 x 36 x 36”
Chain Oiler – Automatic
Anti Vibration Handle – No
Charge Time – 3 hr.
Battery Type – Lithium-Ion
Cutting Speed – 50 ft/s
Weight – 13.5 lbs.
Gauge – 0.043″
As for the design, the DEWALT DCCS690X1 is in its standard, recognizable black-and-yellow color. Its design is suitable for working under normal conditions, although it is not impossible to work under difficult conditions. The battery is inserted from the top while the bar size is 16 “
Main elements of this chainsaw are:
1. Chain brake
2. Guide bar
3. Saw chain
4. Bar adjust locking knob
5. Chain tensioning knob
6. Oil level indicator
7. Rear handle
8. Sprocket cover
This chainsaw uses the original chain for this type with serial number DWO1DT616. It is a waterproof chain with hard-chromed cutter and heat-treated, allowing precise cutting with minimum kickback. This chain is made of high quality material, however this element is a consumable material and due to its long usage it can lead to damage to the chain.
There is two options, which we have emphasized in our other reports, such as buying a new chain or sharpening the chain. We assume that everyone knows how to sharpen the chain, and if not, we have described in detail in our guide about chainsaw sharpeners
There is no specific difference in quality, the only difference is in the manufacturer, the first chain we mentoited is DEWALT for this product, while the other is produced by Oregon. This chainsaw has a system for chain tensioning without tools with the aid of a chain tensioning knob that runs counterclockwise one full turn
This chainsaw uses a DEWALT battery DCB404 that runs at a voltage of 40 volts, whose capacity is 7.5Ah so that it can provide reliable and dependable work. This Lithium Ion battery of the 7.5AH has 25% more capacity than the 6AH, it also provides up to 87% more capacity than the 4.0Ah battery which increases the reliability and durability of the chainsaw.
You will recognize the battery on the basis of a 3-LED fuel gauge that gives indications about the state of the batterie, with it shows with a red flashing light, indicates that the battery is empty, if it is connected to the charger, only the red light is on. The battery charging process takes about 1 1/2 hours. No memory and virtually no self-discharge for maximum productivity.
DEWALT DCCS690X1 uses a universal charger that can be used on all products manufactured by DEWALT and the voltage is 40 volts. The DCB114 possesses state-of-the-art technology that is available on all newer models chainsaw that are powered by batteries, and that is LED techology, so you’ll know the battery’s status at any time. This model supports 110V / 120V and for other voltages a transformer must be used The LED indicator has four LEDs for battery and charger status. :
3. Hot / cold delay
4. Problem pack or charger
5. Powerline problem
|· Powerful||· Noisy|
|· Quality parts||·|
|· Good customer service|