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Log Splitters Reviews

Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"This log splitter is a very good value. I have all the options available including the log tray, 4 way wedge, and best of all the hydraulic log lift. All of the options have a very good benefit in the"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"Excellent product, does not lack power will split 1 1\2 cords per hr if you are fast enough to feed it.Splits oak 4 ways with ease."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.9 out of 5 stars.
"The only reason I didn't give this 5 starts is due to the short and narrow stance as it's not towable by a truck (maybe 5mph), but it is by quad or side by side. I took a green piece of oak about 8""... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.9 out of 5 stars.
"I had added an hour meter to this 30 ton splitter when I purchased it and have just hit 100 hours of use, so looks like I will be replacing the hydraulic fluid shortly. I have been able to split all"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.8 out of 5 stars.
"I've used splitters over the years, and this one seems to be top notch. My only concern is the torque that is put on the piston since the splitting head is attached to the piston instead of at the end"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.8 out of 5 stars.
"Just bought this tool and it is awesome. Whether your splitting a small or large quantity of wood this baby works great. I use it to split big rounds so I can lift them onto my splitter. I have a bad"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.7 out of 5 stars.
"This splitter is probably the best I've ever used. First off,I run it just above an idle and at that speed the cycle time is faster than others I've used at full throttle. Its EXTREMELY good on fuel"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.3 out of 5 stars.
"Have split some walnut logs 18" dia with this. Gets the job done. It is slow but not as slow as hammer & wedge. Likely a little fatigue on the lower back, but much less than by hand. Easy to wheel on"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3.9 out of 5 stars.
"I have had this unit in my shop, next to the wood furnace for 3 years. While there was a failure of the linkage at the pump fulcrum, it was relatively easy to fabricate a heavier link . Other than"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3.9 out of 5 stars.
"Will not work on medium size logs. Does not work. You should rent a real wood splitter"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3.5 out of 5 stars.
"I have had this machine for over a year now and work it very hard. The honda is impeccable. The machine itself loosens at the hinge (stated already) and the hinge has already been replaced (recalled)"... (read full reviews)