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Most Recent Questions
Recent Question:
Can another 28" pole segment be added to make the total length 10' 8"?
Recent Question:
Weight of pole saw WITH the boom attached; Weight WITHOUT the boom attached ?
Recent Question:
CAN THE CHAIN-SAW BE SEPARATED FROM THE POLE AND USED AS A REGULAR CHAIN SAW ?
Questions with Most Recent Answers
Question:
Weight of pole saw WITH the boom attached; Weight WITHOUT the boom attached ?
Question:
Can another 28" pole segment be added to make the total length 10' 8"?
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CAN THE CHAIN-SAW BE SEPARATED FROM THE POLE AND USED AS A REGULAR CHAIN SAW ?

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"Remington Electric Pole Saw - 10in. Bar, 8 Amp Motor, Model# RM1015SPS"

Item# 24779
"This Remington Electric Pole Saw extends your capacity to reach overhead branches up to 15ft. high with an adjustable telescoping pole. The 8 Amp motor drives the saw with 10in. Oregon low-kickback bar and chain. Tool-less quick change from pole saw to chain saw. Aluminum inner pole for extra strength and control during extended-reach operations. Chain Length in. 10, Cutting Thickness in. up to 9 dia., Operating Height ft. Up to 15, Amps 8, Bar Length in. 10, Switch Type Trigger, Shaft Length in. 57 to 96, Shaft Type Telescoping, Common Usage Pruning, cutting. 8 Amp motor is powerful enough to handle most jobs 10in. low-kickback bar is big enough for most trimming jobs Extends your reach to up to 15 ft.H. to reach high branches without a ladder 96in.L when fully extended Safely prune and trim with your feet on the ground Convenient tool-less quick change from pole saw to chain saw Aluminum inner pole for extra strength and control during extended-reach operations Saw head can be removed from pole to be used as a chain saw The push button oiler easily and accurately applies oil when needed Locking trigger prevents accidental starts 10in. lead power cord"
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Questions & Answers for "Remington Electric Pole Saw - 10in. Bar, 8 Amp Motor, Model# RM1015SPS"

Question

what type of chain does this use

asked 2 years, 2 months ago
by
sharky44251929
on "Remington Electric Pole Saw - 10in. Bar, 8 Amp Motor, Model# RM1015SPS"
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answer 1
Mine uses 3/8 inch, low profile, .050 gauge chain, 40 drive links. This is also sold in Oregon consumer packaged chain as "S40" chain.

I believe that mine originally came with skip-tooth chain, due to the small motor size, but I have used conventional, full-comp chain on it, as long as it is sharp. The low kickback feature on most Oregon consumer chains is nice on this saw, due to the long reach of the saw, and likelihood of hitting other branches while pruning.
answered 10 months ago
by
PhilMN
 - Minnesota
+2points
3out of 4found this answer helpful.
answer 2
Standard 3/8" chainsaw chain
answered 3 months ago
by
Berr
 - WA state
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answer 3
Staff Answer
This unit comes with a 3/8 pitch 10 inch Oregon bar and chain.
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
by
ProductExpert10
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Question

does the saw have oil in it from the factory

asked 7 months ago
by
denioso
on "Remington Electric Pole Saw - 10in. Bar, 8 Amp Motor, Model# RM1015SPS"
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Staff Answer
For safety reasons, the pole saw is packed and shipped from the factory without any oil in the unit. Before using the saw, consumer must fill with oil. Fill the Oil Tank (Bar Lube Reservoir) with SAE#30 motor oil. There is an oil sight to show when oil is full.
answered 7 months ago
by
ProductExpert40
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answer 2
It did not come with any oil but I used the chain oil that I use for my regular chainsaw. So far it's working very well.
answered 6 months ago
by
CutUp
 - Collinsville, IL
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1out of 1found this answer helpful.
answer 3
No, and the oiling mechanism is really mickey mouse. I use an oilcan and oil the entire chain manually after every several cuts by using a gloved hand to move the chain a complete loop with one hand while oiling with the other. The push bulb oiler that comes with the saw is very inadequate in my opinion. But the saw works really good; don't let the manual oiling requirement stop you from using a very valuable tool. Ber
answered 3 months ago
by
Berr
 - WA state
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answer 4
Go with the staff answer. In my twilight years, I have taken to reading the instruction manuals of things that I buy. The manual stated that bar and chain oil is insufficiently viscous to do a good lubrication job for this. I use 30W in mine.
answered 2 months, 3 weeks ago
by
nicklename
 - tn
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answer 5
I used to own an equipment rental company. We used several Remington chainsaws, for folks uncomfortable with gas saws. They performed very well and the design is basically the same since 1980 when I started using them.
They have always had the manual oiler. we used our recycled oil from our 4 cycle equipment oil changes, as our bar oil. It worked great for us, just thought I would share that option with you folks. There was always more old oil around, and a pretty basic form of recycling.
answered 2 months, 3 weeks ago
by
KashmirAcres
 - Las Vegas
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Question

Where can i purchase replacement parts for this pole saw?

asked 2 years ago
by
snowangel
on "Remington Electric Pole Saw - 10in. Bar, 8 Amp Motor, Model# RM1015SPS"
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answer 1
Staff Answer
Parts for this pole saw can be purchased through Northern's parts department. Their phone number is 1-800-222-5381, then press the option for parts.
answered 2 years ago
by
ProductExpert41
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answer 2
The operations manual that comes with the saw has 1-800 numbers to call for replacement parts and where to get service on the saw. Ber
answered 3 months ago
by
Berr
 - WA state
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Question

would it be possible to run off of an ATV adapter

Have an ATV with a 12V accessory plug. Would it be possible to use along with a power inverter ? How many watts does this product use ? Thanks!
asked 4 months, 3 weeks ago
by
Anonymous
on "Remington Electric Pole Saw - 10in. Bar, 8 Amp Motor, Model# RM1015SPS"
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answer 1
Staff Answer
You would need an inverter/generator with about 1000 watts to run this Remington Electric Pole Saw.
answered 4 months, 3 weeks ago
by
ProductExpert37
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answer 2
How many watts or amps is your ATV plug good for and is it 12V or 120V. This units needs 800 watts, about 8amps of 120V power. I didn't feel the 1000watt invertor in my dodge diesel would adequately run it under load and didn't want to chance burning it out. Best to use a 1500 - 2000W or greater 120V generator to ensure it has enough juice so doesn't over heat. Remington is not the cadillac of pole saws
but will give good service if it gets fed adequate juice and you don't pinch the chain and still try to run the motor at the same time. Ber
answered 3 months ago
by
Berr
 - WA state
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Question

overall length measurement

I need to know the exact way the length is measured..from where to where?
asked 2 years, 7 months ago
by
gochan
 - Portland, OR
on "Remington Electric Pole Saw - 10in. Bar, 8 Amp Motor, Model# RM1015SPS"
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answer 1
Staff Answer
The overall lenth of this unit from end to end is 64.4 inches.
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
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ProductExpert36
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Question

Fully extended length?

What's the maximum overall length, from the tip of the blade to the back of the handle, when it's fully extended?
asked 2 years, 6 months ago
by
Anonymous
on "Remington Electric Pole Saw - 10in. Bar, 8 Amp Motor, Model# RM1015SPS"
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answer 1
Staff Answer
The fully extended length is 96".
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
by
ProductExpert7
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