The ECHO Bear Cat LS22 log splitter features a Subaru SP170 engine. This 169cc engine features easy recoil starting and improved cold weather performance. It??s shipped with the 4-gallon hydraulic system filled with Dexron III rated Automatic Transmission Fluid, which provides ease of operation on components in cold weather conditions. Storing the LS22 is easy and compact with the fold up trailer hitch. It features a 30 inch bed height, giving the user a comfortable operating position, while decreasing physical effort and maximizing efficiency. It can be used in the horizontal or vertical positions and features an Engine Guard Plate and Log Stripper Plate as standard equipment. The wide end plate increases stability when operating the LS22 in the vertical position.