PowerSmart Electric Log Splitter

Last updated date: April 26, 2019

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We looked at the top 1 Log Splitters and dug through the reviews from 8 of the most popular review sites including Best Reviews Guide, Comparaboo, 10 Techy, No Place Called Home, Keen Standing, A Guide Pro, Chainsaw Geek, Best 10 Best and more. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Log Splitter you should buy.

Overall Take

In our analysis of 143 expert reviews, the PowerSmart PowerSmart Electric Log Splitter placed 10th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
8 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
101 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
This log splitter can cut wood so amazingly fast and in the most efficient manner because of its 6 ton splitting force.
- 10 Techy
It comes with a dual handed operation system for increased safety and prevention of injuries.
- Keen Standing
Cycle time is 22 seconds so you can cut a lot of firewood in a few hours.
- A Guide Pro
One of the benefits of this splitter is its excellent portability. It comes with two wheels which make it easy to move around. What’s more, it’s also relatively easy to store, especially when stowed in an upright position.
- Chainsaw Geek
The splitter is fairly easy to carry; it only weighs slightly over 100 pounds and has a very sturdy build quality.
- Best 10 Best
What experts didn't like
Complaints that it is just for small cutting jobs.
- 10 Techy
At 101 pounds, it is considerably heavier than most models.
- Keen Standing
Complaints that it needs some assembly.
- A Guide Pro
There are problems with this splitter though, the main one being a lack of power. Despite its long running time, there are questions about the splitter’s ability to cut through bulkier pieces of wood.
- Chainsaw Geek
Can’t split harder woods like live oak.
- Best 10 Best

From The Manufacturer

120V, 60 Hz, 15A; splitting force: 6 Tons: cycle time: 22 S; motor Speed: 3450 rpm; log capacity: 10" diameter, 21" length;

Overall Product Rankings

1. Boss Industrial Electric Log Splitter
Overall Score: 9.4
Expert Reviews: 21
2. Champion 7-Ton Compact Gas Log Splitter
Overall Score: 9.1
Expert Reviews: 27
3. WEN 6.5-Ton Electric Log Splitter
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 18
5. YARDMAX 5-Ton Electric Log Splitter
Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 11
8. Performance Built T20 Kinetic Log Splitter
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 1
9. Sun Joe Logger Joe 10-Ton Hydraulic Log Splitter
Overall Score: 8.5
Expert Reviews: 22
10. PowerSmart Electric Log Splitter
Overall Score: 8.2
Expert Reviews: 8

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