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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.
"This splitter has not met the log it can't split yet. The four way attachment makes quick work of the correct diameter logs. It can be a bit tricky with the four way when you are splitting big stuff."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.8 out of 5 stars.
"I took chance after renting several over the years:its constructed and packaged very good but its a job for one person to put together but did it ,getting hydraulic fluid in it tedious from 5 gallon"... (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:4.5 out of 5 stars.
"I have had this product for 2 years now and couldn't be happier. It is ruggedly made where it counts and should last a very long time. I have back trouble and being able to raise the splitter with the"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.4 out of 5 stars.
"I bought this splitter for home use. My yard slppes from fromt to back and is 1 1/2 acres of trees. I had a pile of wood from the few trees that had died. The splitter works as advertised. Moving this"... (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)