The unit is designed to meet the performance, durability, and ergonomic needs of professional landscape maintenance, power utility, and the installed M18 user. The POWERSTATE™ brushless motor maintains speed under heavy loads without bogging down to outperform small gas engines and higher voltage systems. REDLINK Plus™ intelligence ensures maximum performance and protection from overload, overheating, and over-discharge. When paired with the M18™ REDLITHIUM™ HIGH OUTPUT™ HD12.0 battery (sold separately), the unit delivers unmatched run-time in all applications. M18 FUEL™ technology allows the unit to reach full throttle in under 1 second providing ultimate control and productivity.


  • POWERSTATE™ Brushless motor: purposely built for the M18 FUEL™ 16 in. chainsaw to generate the power and performance of a gas engine up to 40CC
  • REDLINK Plus™ intelligence: ensures optimal performance and provides overload protection to prevent damage to the tool and battery during heavy applications while still maintaining compatibility across the entire M18™ system
  • Compatible with all M18 REDLITHIUM™ battery packs, optimized for use with the M18 REDLITHIUM™ high output HD12.0 battery pack: provides 50% more power and runs 50% cooler versus standard REDLITHIUM™ HD packs, superior pack construction for the industry’s best protection against jobsite conditions
  • 16 in. Oregon bar and chain
  • Dual-stud for improved bar and chain retention
  • Automatic oiler for proper chain lubrication and increased productivity
  • Onboard storage for scrench
  • Variable speed trigger for full control
  • Compatible with 150+ M18™ tools


  • Brand: Milwaukee 
  • Weight: 10.7 lbs.
  • Color: Red/Black
  • Bar length: 16 in.
  • Handle Length (in): 6.5
  • Housing Material: Glass-filled nylon
  • Handle Material: Rubber