When it comes to top handle chainsaws, the Husqvarna 334T is a standout machine. This powerful and lightweight saw was introduced in 2003 by Husqvarna Vapenfabriks AB and quickly became a favorite among arborists and tree care professionals.
Weighing in at just 3.5 kg (7.7 lbs.), the 334T packs a punch with its 35.2 cc (2.1 cu. in.) engine, delivering 1.5 kW @ 9,600 rpm. With a top handle design and inertial activated chain brake, this saw is perfect for working in tight spaces and at heights.
Sadly, the 334T was discontinued in 2006, but it remains a beloved and highly sought-after model in the chainsaw community. Let’s take a closer look at its specifications and features.
|Manufacturer||Huqsvarna Vapenfabriks AB|
|Engine displacement||35.2 cc (2.1 cu. in.)|
|Cylinder bore||38 mm|
|Piston stroke||31 mm|
|Cylinder type||Aluminum with chrome plated bore|
|Intake method||Piston ported|
|The manufacturer advertised H.P.||1.5 kW @ 9,600 rpm|
|Weight||3.5 kg (7.7 lbs.) powerhead only|
|Handlebar system||Top handle type|
|Chain brake||Inertial activated|
|Construction||Magnesium and plastic housings|
|Starter type||Automatic rewind|
|Oil pump||Automatic, gear driven|
|Maximum engine RPM||13,800 RPM|
|Idle RPM||2,800 RPM|
|Spark plug type||Champion RCJ7Y, NGK BPMR7A|
|Spark plug gap||0.5 mm (0.020 in.)|
|Fuel tank capacity||340 ml|
|Fuel oil ratio||50:1|
|Recommended fuel octane||Regular automotive|
|Mix oil specification||Husqvarna two-cycle oil or equivalent|
|Chain pitch||9.52 mm (3/8 in.) low profile type|
|Chain type||Oregon 91|
|Shortest guide bar supplied||30 cm (12 in.)|
|Longest guide bar supplied||35 cm (14 in.)|
|Color scheme||Husqvarna orange|
|Illustrated parts list||Yes|
The Husqvarna 334T chainsaw was a top-handle type chainsaw produced by Husqvarna Vapenfabriks AB from 2003 to 2006. With a compact size and lightweight design, it was designed for arborists and professionals who required a chainsaw for high-performance cutting in tight spaces.
The 334T had a 35.2 cc engine with a cylinder bore of 38mm, and a piston stroke of 31mm, providing 1.5 kW @ 9,600 rpm power output. It featured a top handlebar system, inertial activated chain brake, automatic oil pump, and direct drive type. The chainsaw was constructed with magnesium and plastic housings, weighing in at only 3.5kg (7.7 lbs) powerhead only.
The 334T came with a 30cm (12in) to 35cm (14in) guide bar, powered by an Oregon 91 low-profile type chain. With a fuel tank capacity of 340ml, the chainsaw had a fuel/oil ratio of 50:1 and used Husqvarna two-cycle oil or equivalent. The Husqvarna 334T was a reliable and versatile chainsaw that served professionals for three years before it was discontinued.