Introducing the Husqvarna 240, a powerful and reliable chainsaw manufactured by Husqvarna Vapenfabriks AB in Huskvarna, Sweden. The 240 was first introduced in 2008, boasting an impressive 2.0 horsepower with its 40.9 cc (2.3 cu. in.) engine.
This chainsaw is constructed with a durable die-cast magnesium and injection-molded polymer body and features an anti-vibration handlebar system for comfortable operation. The Husqvarna 240 also includes an inertia-activated chain brake and a centrifugal clutch for added safety.
While no longer being produced, the illustrated parts list and service manual are still available for those who own this reliable and powerful machine.
|Manufacturer||Husqvarna Vapenfabriks AB, Huskvarna, Sweden|
|Series or Assembly Number||952-8021-54|
|Engine Displacement||40.9 cc (2.3 cu. in.)|
|Cylinder Type||Aluminum with Chrome Plated Bore|
|Intake Method||Piston Ported|
|Manufacturer Advertised HP||2.0|
|Handlebar System||Anti Vibration|
|Chain Brake||Inertia Activated|
|Construction||Die Cast Magnesium, Injection Molded Polymer|
|Air Filter System||Nylon Mesh Cartridge|
|Starter Type||Husqvarna Designed Automatic Rewind|
|Maximum Engine RPM||12,000 free with bar and chain installed, 9,000 under load|
|Breaker Point Setting||None|
|Flywheel/Coil Air Gap||N/A|
|Spark Plug Type||Champion RCJ7Y|
|Spark Plug Gap||0.5 mm (0.020 in.)|
|Crankshaft Main Bearings||Ball|
|Fuel Oil Ratio||50:1|
|Recommended Fuel Octane||Regular Automotive|
|Mix Oil Specification||Husqvarna Two Cycle Mix Oil or Equivalent|
|Chain Pitch||0.325 in.|
|Chain Type||Oregon 21|
|Bar Mount Pattern||01 Link|
|Shortest Guide Bar Supplied||12 in.|
|Longest Guide Bar Supplied||16 in.|
|Color Scheme||Husqvarna Orange|
|Illustrated Parts List||Yes|
In conclusion, the Husqvarna 240 Specifications chainsaw was introduced by Husqvarna Vapenfabriks AB in Huskvarna, Sweden in 2008. It features a 40.9 cc engine with a maximum engine RPM of 12,000 free with bar and chain installed, and 9,000 under load.
The chainsaw has a die-cast magnesium construction with an injection-molded polymer and a handlebar system that is designed to reduce vibration. It also features an inertia-activated chain brake and a centrifugal clutch. Although it is no longer in production, the illustrated parts list and service manual are still available for those who own this model.