Husqvarna 540 XP® III 12-16” Chainsaw - 2-Stroke

The Husqvarna 540 XP® Mark III is a compact, lightweight and nimble 39cc professional petrol chainsaw with plenty of grunt which is designed for thinning operations, general tree care and full-time use.

It is equipped with a powerful engine with fast acceleration and has an impressive cutting capacity, which combined with its Autotune™ 3.0 engine management system which provides easy and reliable starts (cold as well as hot), high manoeuvrability and smooth operation explains why it is a go-to favourite with tree care teams.

Husqvarna XP® chainsaws are the most technically advanced saws in the Husqvarna range, designed for full-time professional intensive use in the most demanding conditions. They have been developed solely to maximise performance by providing excellent power to weight ratio, with class leading ergonomics and innovative solutions without compromise.

540 XP® Mk III - 39cm³. 1.9kW/2.6Hp. Bar length 12, 14 or 16 ”. Chain Speed 20m/s. 3.9kg*.

The Husqvarna 540 XP® Mk III is available to buy as a shell only, or as a 12, 14 or 16” saw package (c/w bar, chain and protective chain cover).

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£763.20 £636.00
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RRP from £958.80 Inc. VAT
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  540 XP® Mark III
MPN 9705182-12
Cylinder Displacement 39cm³
Power Output 1.9kW / 2.6Hp
Bar Length 12"/30cm, 14"/35cm or 16"/40cm
Chain Type X-Cut™ S93G
Pitch 3/8" mini
Chain Gauge 1.3mm / .050"
Cutter Semi chisel low kickback
Drive Links 45DL (12"), 52DL (14") or 56DL (16")
File Size 4.0mm / 5/32"
Vibration Levels F/R 3.7 / 5.1m/s²
Sound pressure level at operators ear 112dB(A)
Weight 3.9kg*
Our Price (Exc. VAT) From £523.00

*Excluding cutting equipment

Autotune™ 3.0

Automatic engine management system which ensures the engine settings are always optimised for maximum startability and performance in all conditions, keeping you going no matter the challenges. No need for manual carburettor adjustment.

Air Injection™

The air injection and air cleaning system of the removes 98% of dust and debris before reaching the air filter, resulting in less filter cleaning, less maintenance, longer operating times and extended engine life.

Retained starter screws

Ensures screws are held in place.

Flip-up filler caps

Convenient, quick and easy to open and secures firmly, even when wearing gloves.

Optimised saw body

No protruding parts, a smooth underside, rounded starter cover and well-protected controls all make the saw easy to handle.


Effective anti-vibration dampeners absorb vibration and spare the user’s arms and hands for more comfortable operation.

Felling sight to last a lifetime

Perfect sight dedicated marks for critical felling precision.

Retained bar nuts

The retaining function prevents losing bar nuts.

Smart Start® technology

Specially designed engine and starting arrangement for easy and fast starting with the minimum of effort.

Combined choke/stop control

Stop switch automatically resets when the choke is pulled out to help prevent accidental flooding.


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