Husqvarna 34 And 34 Special Specifications

Husqvarna 34 And 34 Special Specifications

The Husqvarna 34 and 34 Special chainsaws were introduced by the Swedish manufacturer, Husqvarna Vapenfabriks AB, in 1975. These chainsaws were designed for one-man operation and were manufactured in Canada by Skil. The Husqvarna 34 and 34 Special chainsaws are no longer in production.

These chainsaws were known for their lightweight construction and reliable performance, making them popular among homeowners and professionals alike.

Specifications Chart

ManufacturerHusqvarna Vapenfabriks AB, Huskvarna, Sweden
Year Introduced1975
Year DiscontinuedN/A
Engine Displacement34ccm (2.1 cu. in.)
Cylinder Bore36.5mm (1.4375 in.)
Piston Stroke32.5mm (1.28 in.)
Cylinder TypeAluminum with Chrome plated bore
Intake MethodPiston ported
Manufacturer Advertised Horsepower1.8/1.3 hk/kW
Weight4.4 kg (9.7 lbs.) with 30 cm (12 in.) bar & chain
Operator ConfigurationOne man operation
Handlebar SystemRigid
Chain BrakeMechanical
Drive TypeDirect
ConstructionDie-cast Magnesium and Aluminum
Magneto TypeFlywheel Breaker Point
CarburetorTillotson HU-4A, B, Walbro WA-8
Major Repair KitRK-14HU for HU-4B, RK-15HU for HU-4A, K10-WAT
Minor Repair KitDG-2HU, D10-WAT
Air Filter SystemCellulose fiber
Starter TypeAutomatic rewind
Oil PumpManual
Maximum Engine RPM7000 to 9500
Idle RPM2500 rpm
Ignition TimingFixed
Breaker Point Setting0.038mm (0.015 in.)
Flywheel/Coil Air Gap0.016 in. (0.41 mm)
Spark Plug TypeChampion CJ6
Spark Plug Gap0.63mm (0.025 in.)
Crankshaft Main BearingsCaged needle roller
Fuel Tank Capacity300ml (10 oz.)
Fuel/Oil Ratio40:1
Recommended Fuel OctaneRegular
Mix Oil SpecificationTwo-stroke chain saw mix oil, Husqvarna mix oil
Chain Pitch3/8 in. low profile
Chain TypeOregon 91SG
Bar Mount Pattern02 link
Shortest Guide Bar Supplied30cm (12 in.)
Longest Guide Bar Supplied40cm (16 in.)
Color SchemeHusqvarna Orange
Illustrated Parts ListYes
Service ManualYes
CommentsManufactured in Canada by Skil
Husqvarna 34 And 34 Special chainsaw Specs


  • One-cylinder engine with 34ccm (2.1 cu. in.) displacement
  • Aluminum cylinder with chrome plated bore and piston ported intake method
  • 1.8/1.3 hp/kW manufacturer advertised horsepower
  • Die-cast magnesium and aluminum construction
  • Automatic rewind starter type and manual oil pump
  • Fuel tank capacity of 300ml (10 oz.) with recommended 40:1 fuel-oil ratio
  • Comes in Husqvarna orange color scheme with 30cm (12 in.) to 40cm (16 in.) guide bar options
  • Year introduced: 1975 (exact month not specified)
  • Weighs 4.4 kg with 30 cm bar and chain or 9.7 lbs. with 12 in. bar and chain
  • Has a maximum engine RPM of 7000 to 9500 and idle RPM of 2,500 rpm
  • Ignition timing is fixed with a breaker point setting of .038mm (0.015 in.) and flywheel/coil air gap of 0.016 in. (0.41 mm)
  • Recommended spark plug type is Champion CJ6 with a spark plug gap of 0.63mm (0.025 in.)
  • Crankshaft main bearings are caged needle roller type
  • Comes with a cellulose fiber air filter system
  • Compatible with Tillotson HU-4A/B or Walbro WA-8 carburetor with RK-14HU for HU-4B and RK-

If you’re looking for a reliable and powerful chainsaw, the Husqvarna 34 and 34 Special are great options. They were manufactured back in the 1970s by Husqvarna Vapenfabriks AB, a company known for producing quality outdoor power equipment. Although these models are no longer in production, they still hold up well and can be found on the used market. With a lightweight design and easy-to-use features like the automatic rewind starter and rigid handlebar system

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