Our MILWAUKEE® M18 FUEL™ HATCHET™ 8″ Pruning Saw delivers increased control & access, has the power to cut hardwoods, and is the fastest cutting pruning saw. This pruning saw is designed to meet the ergonomic, performance, and durability needs of the professional arborist, landscape maintenance professional, and power utility linemen. Weighing less than 5lbs without a battery and featuring a compact design, the cordless pruning saw provides increased control and maneuverability in tight access areas. The POWERSTATE™ Brushless Motor maintains speed under heavy loads without bogging down to complete demanding cuts faster than 25cc gas. The REDLINK PLUS™ Intelligence enables full-circle communication between the tool and battery, allowing for unmatched performance, protection, and productivity levels. M18 FUEL™ technology enables the saw to reach full throttle in under 1 second and a variable speed trigger for ultimate control over the power range. This pruning saw features a lanyard loop, full house chain, easy access chain tensioner, automatic oiler, metal bucking spikes, onboard scrench storage, lanyard loop, and a climbing scabbard. The M18 FUEL™ HATCHET™ 8″ Pruning Saw is fully compatible with 250+ solutions on the M18™ system.