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Silky ZUBAT Polesaw 13ft

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Silky ZUBAT Polesaw 13ft
Item #: 272-18
$180.95
Ultra portable pole saw for car or truck! Telescoping aluminum alloy 2-section pole system with rubber grip extends from 7.7 feet to 13 feet, 330mm (13-in) blade comes with protective scabbard. 4-pounds

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Lightweight, professional-grade aluminum telescoping pole saw - The pole saw of choice by professionals. The aluminum alloy extension poles are oval shaped, providing precise control over the direction of the blade (especially important for high cutting) thus reducing bending to the minimum. The base pole has a pole-end shock absorber and comfortable rubberized overgrip. The 13-inch impulse-hardened curved blade utilizes proprietary Silky MIRAI-ME (Smooth Cutting) Technology - The Teeth of the Future! The precision-ground, razor-sharp teeth with four cutting angles provide fast, clean and extremely smooth cutting action. The taper-ground profile reduces drag and directs more usable energy to the cutting edge. It is ideal for pruning branches at a higher position without ever climbing a ladder. Black rigid-plastic blade cover is included. Made in Japan.

To allow effective use of ZUBAT pole saws, two locking systems are incorporated to assure structural rigidity of the extended poles: 1) locking pins/buttons - the primary pole locking mechanism; and 2) friction clamps - the secondary pole locking mechanism. The two systems are designed to work together. This dual locking system allows 100% of the effort at the handle to be effectively transferred to the blade up to 13 feet away. Spring-loaded locking buttons allow multiple length adjustments and safety friction clamps hold the extensions firmly in place. Safety considerations require that the pole saw user must wear a hard hat and eye protection at all times. Manufacturer Warning: Do not use aluminum telescoping pole saws around electrical power lines or equipment. Electrical shock may result. Incorrect use of the Silky pole saw may cause injury.

Technical Features

- 1-extension 2-poles/sections telescoping pole saw model that extends to 13 feet
- Extension range is 7.7 feet to 13 feet (2,350 to 3,850 mm); maximum working reach is 18 feet
- 13-inch (330 mm) blade length; 6.5 teeth per inch (7.5 teeth per 30 mm) teeth configuration
- 3.4 pounds (1,540 grams) operating weight; 4 pounds (1,814 grams) weight with blade cover
- Product applications include pruning & trimming, arborist & forestry, lawn & garden
- Limited lifetime warranty against defects in material and workmanship

WARNING: DO NOT USE POLE SAW WITHIN 50 FEET (15 METERS) OF POWER LINES OR ELECTRICAL WIRES. Failure to heed this warning may result in serious injury or death by electrocution.
WARNING: Use this pole saw in strict accordance with ANSI Standard: Z133.1-2006 and all applicable OSHA regulations (for users in the U.S.). It is the responsibility of the user to comply with all necessary precautions for safety.
WARNING: Improper use of this pole saw can cause serious or fatal injury. Do not cut above your head. Always use a hard hat and eye protection when using the pole saw.
WARNING: The pole saw blade is extremely sharp. Do not touch or contact the blade with any body part. Always store the saw blade in the provided safety cover when not in use. Keep out of reach of children.
WARNING: Silky, its affiliates, subsidiaries, importers, distributors and dealers are not responsible for and shall not be liable for any fatality, injury, loss, or damage resulting from improper use of this pole saw.
Additional Information

Additional Information

Weight 3.00 lb.
Blade Thickness 1.4
Brand Silky Saws
Color No
Diameter No
Strand Count No
More PDF Info http://legacy.sherrilltree.com/site/pdfs/Silky Pole Saw Instructions.pdf
Kerf 1.5
PDF info http://legacy.sherrilltree.com/site/pdfs/ZUBATweb.pdf
Units Per Box / Carton 6
UPS Oversized YES
MPN 272-18
UPC Code 4903585272182
Reviews

Customer Reviews

ISA Arborist Review by Dan Begley
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We've been using Silky products for 12 years. They're superb. I like to prune large trees with the Zubat hanging from my harness. I positional myself comfortably to work a large section at a time. Cuts quickly and cleanly. (Posted on 7/19/2015)
Great product Review by Pruner
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Saw works as advertised. Tool is light weight, blade is very sharp, extension mechanism and clamp are well designed. Quickly cleaned my property of low-hanging tree branches. Highly recommend this product. (Posted on 7/16/2014)
Good For Light Work Review by Top Notch Tree Care, LLC
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I like the lighter weight, but 13 feet does run out fast when you're on the ground and the lack of knives on the ends of the saw (especially the bottom end) greatly increases the risk of bark peeling. I also question the durability. I have been using the saw properly since I bought it saw in the spring (2012) and by fall the bottom pole had broken at the pin location and the tip of the blade broke off a short while later. (Posted on 12/19/2012)