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48V 12" Top-Handle Chainsaw with Battery and Charger | 48TH12

48V 12" Top-Handle Chainsaw with Battery and Charger | 48TH12

SKU: SKU 2013702

The most powerful battery-powered chainsaw in its class.

  • Power Output: 2 kW output provides 31cc gas equivalent power
  • Runtime: Up to 110 cuts on a single charge with 4Ah battery
  • Charge Time: Charge batteries in 2 hours with included charger
  • Max Power Speed: High-torque system provides up to 12,500 RPM max speed even under load
  • Chain Speed: 66 ft/s for faster cutting
  • Motor: Highly efficient Direct Drive Brushless Motor provides optimal cutting performance while decreasing noise and vibration
Regular price $549.99
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The Greenworks 12" Commercial Top-Handle Chainsaw is the most powerful battery-powered chainsaw in its class. This unit's combination of power and speed sets the standard for lithium-ion battery power and outperforms gas.

With the equivalent power of a 1.9 HP and 31cc displacement gas engine, this ultra high-performance chainsaw leverages a built-in commercial-grade Brushless Direct Drive Motor and lithium-ion batteries to provide the power and torque necessary to cut faster than gas-all at only 9 lbs. operating weight.

Never bog down in the middle of a cut again. 1.4 kW of max power and 2Nm of torque generate a consistently higher RPM than gas alternatives at up to 12,500 RPM.

The 48TH12 offers up to 110 cuts per charge on a 4 Ah battery and is part of the industry's most complete portfolio of commercial-grade, zero emission landscaping equipment.


All the power of a 31cc gas engine with faster cutting speed - 1.4kW /1.9 HP output. Our Brushless Direct Drive Motor and cutting system combines 2Nm of torque and constant power to provide optimal cutting performance while decreasing noise and vibration.


Make up to 110 cuts per charge with a 4 Ah battery. Consistent high torque sustains high cutting speed under load, allowing for longer runtimes.


Holds a lower noise rating than gas at 72.9dB (50ft) and 93dB (at operator ear) vs. 106dB. Less noise equals a better operator experience cut any time of day, no ear protection needed. No gas pains! No headaches, no filters that create waste, less vibration, and users can work longer without fatigue. 99% less effort to start.


This Greenworks battery-powered Commercial Chainsaw is built with the professional landscaper/arborist in mind. By combining optimized ergonomics with commercial performance, this saw is designed to be powerful, fast, and lightweight.


1,000 hours maintenance-free, high performance brush less motor with consistent power the whole way through. No fumes-no more smelling like gas after trimming. No emissions-save money and breathe clean air.


Our Direct Drive commercial-grade brush less motor efficiently directs power for maximum performance with no maintenance. 80% fewer moving parts than gas for ease of serviceability. No grease, no gears, no oil, and no gas. Active cooling technology to prevent overheating. Highest efficiency to preserve energy while maximizing power and runtime.

The combination of battery, motor, control, and charging systems operate in sync to deliver unmatched performance compared to any other gas or battery-powered product.


Cut, Limb and Fell Your Way Through the Day with Our Best-In-Class Arborist Saw!

  • Exceptional Efficiency. Provides Expected Power and Torque of A 31cc Gas Engine.
  • No Bumpy Bucking. Sturdy Steel Bucking Spikes Provide Leverage for Easier, More Controlled Sawing.
  • Cut With Confidence. 12" Bar and Chain Provides Ease of Use While Delivering The Highest Cutting Performance.
  • Zero Gas Smell. Zero Pull Cords. Zero Pollution Breathed. Zero Time Wasted.

Key Features

  • 12" Bar and Chain
  • Simple Trigger Start – Get Straight to Work with No Time Wasted
  • Comfort-Mold Top-Handle for The Best Grip When Sawing
  • Sturdy Steel Bucking Spikes Provide Safety and Control
  • Easy-Access Bar and Chain Oil Cap Make Usage Quick And Simple
  • Automatic Chain Lubrication Ensure Constant User Safety
  • 120 mL Oil Tank Capacity

The No List

  • No Fumes. You No Longer Have to Smell Like Gas After Cutting
  • No Emissions. Save Money on Fuel and Breathe Cleaner Air
  • Low Maintenance. No Tune-Ups, No Mixing Fuels, No Messy Spills
  • Low Noise. Easy On the Ear, Low-Decibel Operation
  • Low Vibration – Less fatigue so you can work longer

Warranty + Service

  • 2-Year Tool Limited Warranty
  • Dedicated Support 1-855-470-4267
  • Dealer Support (See Dealer Locator for Details)



Max HP Equivalent 1.9 HP
Max Power 1.4 kW
Max Torque Disp. 2.0 Nm
Equivalent 31 сс
RPM 12,500
Chain Speed 66 ft/s
Vibration (front handle) 4.3 m s2
Sound @ Ear 84 AB
Sound @ 50 Ft. 65 dB


Bar Size 12"
Chain Type Semi-Chisel
Chain Spec .3/8" Pitch, 050" Gauge, 45 DL
Chain Break Inertia-Activated Mechanical
Chain Tension Side Manual
Sprocket Type Sprocket 6
Oiler Type Automatic
Oil Capacity 120mL
Trigger Variable
Aux Handle Wrap-Around
Over-mold Yes


Voltage 48V
AH 4.0AH
Capacity (Wh) 192 Wh
Weight (Ibs) 2.5 lbs.


Charge Time 2 hours
Charge (W) 192W
Charging Ports Single
Weight (Ibs) 1.25 Ibs.


Length (in.) (w/ Blade) 35"
Width (in.) 8"
Height (in.) 9.1"
Tool Weight 7.5 Ibs.
Operating Weight 9 Ibs.


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