Southland Outdoor Power Equipment 6-Ton Electric Log Splitter

Last updated date: April 26, 2019

DWYM Score
8.9

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We looked at the top 1 Log Splitters and dug through the reviews from 13 of the most popular review sites including Comparaboo, Closeup Check, Relevant Rankings, Wise Pick, Best Reviews Guide, Strawpoll, Wood Working Toolkit, Top Reviews, No Place Called Home, Saw Reviewed, Dreamley, Best 10 Best and more. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Log Splitter you should buy.

Overall Take

In our analysis of 148 expert reviews, the Southland Outdoor Power Equipment Southland Outdoor Power Equipment 6-Ton Electric Log Splitter placed 6th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Expert Summarized Score
8.7
13 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.1
176 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
It will allow you to split logs the way you want in just an 18-second cycle time. You can adjust the integrated stroke limiter if you will do splitting jobs into small woods.
- All Time List
It has 7 wheels and compact design with the additional pull handle that will enhance portability from a station to the other.
- Closeup Check
One nice feature is a vertical storing option which saves space when in storage.
- Relevant Rankings
This affordable log splitter is a great choice for those who don’t need to split a ton of wood or who only have smaller logs and don’t need an industrial-quality splitter.
- Wise Pick
Log cradle prevents split wood from falling
- Strawpoll
This log splitter comes with an integrated stroke limiter to reduce the cycle time for small logs and vertical configuration for easy storage without taking up a lot of space.
- Wood Working Toolkit
The customized settings can be adjusted according to the size of log.
- Saw Reviewed
It allows you to split logs either horizontally or vertically, which can make life easier with heavier loads.
- Dreamley
This splitter has seven-inch wheels that make it very portable. These wheels are just thick enough to be able to manage a wide array of terrains, which means you’ll be able to get this product to just about any section of your yard.
- Best 10 Best
What experts didn't like
Does not include a receiving tray.
- All Time List
Requires two hands for operation.
- Wood Working Toolkit
This product can't be shipped internationally.
- Saw Reviewed
At too high of a pressure, it shuts off.
- Best 10 Best

From The Manufacturer

The Southland 6-Ton electric log splitter features a powerful 1.75 HP, 15 amp induction motor that effortlessly splits the most demanding types of wood. Safer & more productive than swinging a maul & axe. The integrated stroke limiter reduces cycle times for shorter logs. The heavy duty 5" steel wedge splits logs quickly & easily. The vertical storage option on the 6-Ton log splitter allows for less space to be taken in the garage or shop.

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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