The Husqvarna 141 chainsaw, manufactured by Husqvarna Vapenfabriks AB in Huskvarna, Sweden, was first introduced in 1998 and is no longer made. With an engine displacement of 40cc and a weight of 4.6kg (10.1 lbs.) for the powerhead only, this chainsaw was a consumer model made in the USA by Poulan Weed Eater Division of Electrolux North America Inc.
It is an improved version of the Husqvarna model 41 and boasts features such as an anti-vibration handlebar system, an inertia-activated chain brake, and a die-cast magnesium construction. The chainsaw also has a 3/8 in low profile chain pitch, uses Oregon 91SG chains, and has a color scheme of Husqvarna Orange.
Though the Husqvarna 141 is no longer made, its illustrated parts list and service manual are still available for those who may still use this chainsaw.
|Manufacturer:||Husqvarna Vapenfabriks AB|
|Engine Displacement:||40cc (2.4 cu. in.)|
|Cylinder Bore:||40mm (1.57 in.)|
|Piston Stroke:||32mm (1.26 in.)|
|Cylinder Type:||Aluminum with Chrome Plated Bore|
|Intake Method:||Piston Ported|
|Manufacturer Advertised HP:||2.6 (1.9kW)|
|Weight:||4.6kg (10.1 lbs.) powerhead only|
|Chain Brake:||Inertia Activated|
|Construction:||Die Cast Magnesium, Injection Molded Polymer|
|Magneto Type:||Electronic, Phelon|
|Carburetor:||Walbro WT-289 Series|
|Major Repair Kit:||K10-WAT|
|Minor Repair Kit:||D10-WAT|
|Air Filter System:||Cellulose Fiber Cartridge|
|Starter Type:||Automatic Rewind|
|Oil Pump:||Automatic, Non-Adjustable|
|Maximum Engine RPM:||13,000 RPM Free with Bar and Chain Installed|
|Idle RPM:||3,000 RPM|
|Breaker Point Setting:||None|
|Flywheel/Coil Air Gap:||0.3 mm (0.012 in.)|
|Spark Plug Type:||Champion RCJ7Y or Bosch WSR6F|
|Spark Plug Gap:||0.5mm (0.020 in.)|
|Crankshaft Main Bearings:||Ball|
|Fuel Tank Capacity:||410ml|
|Recommended Fuel Octane:||Regular|
|Mix Oil Specification:||Two-Stroke Chain Saw Mix Oil 50:1 with Husqvarna Mix Oil|
|Chain Pitch:||3/8 in Low Profile|
|Chain Type:||Oregon 91SG|
|Bar Mount Pattern:||03 Link|
|Shortest Guide Bar Supplied:||38cm (15 in.)|
|Longest Guide Bar Supplied:||45cm (18 in.)|
|Color Scheme:||Husqvarna Orange|
|Illustrated Parts List:||Yes|
|Comments:||Consumer model made in U.S.A. by Poulan Weed Eater Division of Electrolux North America Inc. Improved version of model 41.|
In conclusion, the Husqvarna 141 chainsaw was a consumer model made by the Poulan Weed Eater Division of Electrolux North America Inc. It was an improved version of the model 41 and was introduced in 1998. While the chainsaw is no longer being manufactured, it was known for its reliable 40cc engine with a chrome-plated bore, automatic oil pump, and anti-vibration handlebar system.
The saw was lightweight at 4.6 kg (10.1 lbs.), and it had a recommended fuel-oil ratio of 40:1. The chainsaw’s maximum engine RPM was 13,000 RPM free with bar and chain installed, and it had a range of guide bar lengths from 38 cm (15 in.) to 45 cm (18 in.).