New lightweight and efficient all-round saw ideal for those looking for a chainsaw that is exceptionally easy to start and maneuver. Featuring X-Torq® engine for lower fuel consumption and reduced emission levels. Equipped with fuel pump and Auto return stop switch for easier starting.


  • SNAP-LOCK CYLINDER COVER: Saves time when changing spark plugs and cleaning.
  • AIR INJECTION: Centrifugal air cleaning system removes larger dust and debris particles before reaching the air filter. This results in reduced air filter cleanings and improved engine life.
  • LOWVIB®: System designed to reduce vibration levels to the operator, which lessens fatigue.
  • X-TORQ®: Delivers lower fuel consumption and reduced exhaust emission levels in accordance with the world´s most stringent environmental regulations.
  • QUICK-RELEASE AIR FILTER: Facilitates cleaning and replacement of the air filter.
  • ERGONOMIC REAR HANDLE: Increased comfort with soft inlay, ergonomic trigger and asymmetrical handle.
  • FELLING MARKS: Distinct marks for better felling precision.
  • SIDE-MOUNTED CHAIN TENSIONER: Easier access to chain tensioning device.
  • THREE-PIECE CRANKSHAFT: Forged three-piece crankshaft for maximum durability for the toughest applications.
  • VISIBLE FUEL LEVEL: Transparent fuel indicator makes it easy to check fuel level.
  • EASY TO START: Combined start / stop switch, Smart Start® and fuel pump make the saw very easy to start.
  • AIR PURGE: Removes air from carburetor and fuel system for easy starting.
  • INERTIA ACTIVATED CHAIN BRAKE: Reduces the likelihood of injury due to kickback.

General Information

Manufacturer Husqvarna Power Equipment
Model Year 2018
Model 435 16 in. bar 2.2 hp (965 16 79-36)
Model Code 965167936
Color Orange


Weight Excluding cutting equipment - 9.2 lb.


Horsepower 2.2 hp
Displacement 40.9 cc (2.5 ci)
Torque 2 Nm
Fuel Tank Capacity

0.78 pt.

Consumption - 652 g/kWh

Oil Capacity

0.5 pt.

Pump type - Fixed flow

Pump capacity - 13 ml/min



Max power - 9,000 rpm

Idling - 2,900 rpm

Chain at Max. Power - 56.76 fps

Chain at 133% of max engine power - 75.46 fps


Pitch - .325 in.

Gauge - 0.05 in.

Guide Bars Recommended - 13-18 in.



Spark plug - Champion RCJ7Y, NGK BPMR7A, Husqvarna HQT-1

Electrode gap - 0.02 in.

Sound Power Level Guaranteed - 114 dB(A)

Sound Power Level Measured - 112 dB(A)

2018 Husqvarna Power Equipment 435 16 in. bar 2.2 hp (965 16 79-36)