How good are electric log splitters?

Are electric log splitters any good? The answer is a definite “YES”. Not only are they quieter than petrol log splitters and remarkably produce just as much cutting grunt they are considerably cheaper as well as save my shoulders from hefty axe swinging. And let’s face it electric is far more convenient than petrol.

How good are electric log splitters?

Are electric log splitters any good? The answer is a definite “YES”. Not only are they quieter than petrol log splitters and remarkably produce just as much cutting grunt they are considerably cheaper as well as save my shoulders from hefty axe swinging. And let’s face it electric is far more convenient than petrol.

What is a dual action log splitter?

Dual action log splitters can make your time splitting wood much more efficient. These log splitters utilize hydraulics that can split wood from either end of the splitter, eliminating the time it would take for the splitter to reset to its original position.

How can I speed up my wood splitter?

Only way to speed up a splitter is to move more oil. Either get a bigger pump or speed up the existing pump.

What is the fastest hydraulic log splitter?

This Hyper Split Fast Cycle log splitter by Tool Tuff Direct is one of the fastest hydraulic log splitters on the market today thanks to their new cylinder technology. Powered by a Ducar 6.5HP horizontal shaft engine. This proven engine has been tested in cold weather and high elevations.

What should I look for in a electric log splitter?

Electric Log Splitter Buyer’s Guide

  1. Large log capacity: can split logs up to 24″ long and 12″ in diameter (depending on model)
  2. Low maintenance requirements: no gas to refuel, no engine oil to change.
  3. Ease of use: starts with a simple push of a button.

Where are BOSS wood splitters?

Boss Industrial® log splitters are located in Naperville, IL since 2011, and their quality is apparent in their workmanship.

Should I get the Dr Rapid Fire Pro xlk34 or the SS?

I tried the DR Rapid Fire Pro XLK34. It lasted about two hours before the rack started sliding off the end of the pinion and the cheap foam handle cover ripped apart. I sent it back and got the Super Split HD w/6. 5 hp Honda, instead. The difference in quality is remarkable. The SS is much more solid a machine. I am sorry that mistake cost me $400.

How do I care for my Dr Rapidfire log splitter?

Make sure you have parts on hand for when you need them! Keep your DR RapidFire Log Splitter in top condition with regular tune-ups and maintenance. Kit includes all the necessary maintenance items for your machine.

Can a Super split log splitter speed up production?

I use traditional hydraulic splitters and waiting for the slow hydraulics do limit my production. I can see where a super split log splitter wood speed up production but with the wedge configuration dragging pieces around on the work table and picking them back up when they get pushed off the table could get tiring.

How many cords of wood will a Super split take?

We’ve used a super split wood splitter commercially for 4 years and approximately 200 cords of hard wood – all finely split for camp fires. We split 16″ but it will take 24″. Our machine is powered by a small Robin gas engine. The splitter has performed flawlessly.