Husqvarna K970 Chain Concrete Chainsaw - 2-stroke

The Husqvarna K970 Chain is an innovative, highly versatile, highly manoeuvrable and highly versatile handheld deep cutting solution, enabling the user to cut a variety of concrete, masonry and building materials up to 390mm from one side and up to a MASSIVE 450mm deep. It can also be used to make openings as small as 11 x 11cm, form pockets, cut irregular shapes and square corners; all without unsightly or surface weakening over-cuts.

Based on the high performing, proven and highly regarded K970 platform, it utilises revolutionary Diamond Chain Technology (DCT), which transforms it into a powerful petrol concrete cutting chainsaw, ideal for creating door and window openings, new construction, minor adjustments, remodelling work, external demolition, cutting concrete piles, foundation work, deep cutting applications and much, much more.

A variety of different custom-engineered diamond chains are available for this wet-cutting (mandatory) wonder tool, which enable it to cut concrete, pre-cast concrete, reinforced concrete, brickwork, block work, masonry and a wide variety of natural stones.

  • Vari-C45 Chain - for medium concrete and occasional cutting of brickwork and soft concrete.
  • Elite-C20 Chain - for hard concrete, natural stones and occasional cutting of soft and medium concrete.  
  • Elite-C45 Chain - for medium and soft concrete, and occasional cutting of brickwork and hard concrete.  
  • Elite-C70 Chain - for abrasive building blocks, brickwork and occasional cutting of soft concrete.  

K970 Chain - 4.8kW/6.4Hp. Bar Length 450mm. Max Cut Depth 450mm. 9.6kg*.

The K970 Chain can be purchased as a machine only or as a package (c/w 18” Elite-bar & Husqvarna Vari-C45 diamond chain) at a reduced concessionary price.

Husqvarna Dealer | Red Band UK

£1,647.60 £1,373.00
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RRP from £3,358.80 Inc. VAT
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  K970 Chain - Machine Only K970 Chain - Package
MPN 9704497-00 9704497-01
Engine Type Air-cooled 2-stroke Air-cooled 2-stroke
Displacement 94 cm³ 94 cm³
Power 4.8kW / 6.46Hp 4.8kW / 6.46Hp
Guide Bar Size 450mm 450mmmm
Bar Included? No. Yes.
Maximum Cutting Depth 450mm 450mm
Chain Included? No. Yes. Vari-C45.
Sprocket Type Rim 8 Rim 8
Recommended Water Pressure 1.5 (min) - 10 bar 1.5 (min) - 10 bar
Minimum Water Volume 8L/min 8L/min
Product Dimensions (W x H x L) 294 x 380 x 456mm 294 x 380 x 456mm
Weight (Machine Only) 9.6kg* 9.6kg*
Vibrations F/R 3.6 / 4.7m/s² 3.6 / 4.7m/s²
Sound pressure level at operators ear 104dB(A) 104dB(A)
Our Price (Exc. VAT) From £1373.00  £1848.00

 *Excluding fuel and cutting equipment

Strudy and reliable
The K970 Chain is less sensitive to outer conditions and fuels variations thanks to the cylinder design and muffler with integrated heat deflector.

Light and powerful
The K970 Chain is a light, compact and powerful machine with superior power-to-weight ratio.

High power with less fuel
Built-in automatic filter compensation SmartCarb™ maintains high power and lowers fuel consumption.

Optimised engine performance
Through efficient cylinder design, digital ignition system and Husqvarna X-Torq® engine technology which reduces emissions by up to 60% and increases fuel efficiency by up to 20%.

Digital ignition with optimised timing
Provides a powerful spark with optimised timing, enabling easy start and efficient combustion.

Easy to start
The unique design of the carburettor, cylinder and digital ignition system, together with air purge and decompression valve ensure an easy start.

Exceptionally low vibrations
Reduced vibrations in the cutter handles for improved operator comfort and longer periods of safe use.

Virtually maintenance-free starter
The incorporated Durastarter™ is a dust-sealed starter where the return spring and the pulley bearing are sealed to provide a virtually maintenance-free starter, complimented by the specially developed durable starter cord.

Active Air Filtration™
Two-step filtration system with centrifugal cleaning and a single paper filter increase product life and extends service intervals.

Virtually maintenance-free air filter
The only time the filter needs to be checked and changed is if a lack of power is experienced.

Long service intervals
The use of a strong poly V-belt combined with Durastarter™ and the highly efficient Active Air Filtration™ filter system ensures long service intervals.