"I have used it to cut down several trees with 6 inch diameters and cut up the limbs into manageable sizes as well as pruning multiple limbs. The saw has performed flawlessly. Easy to start. All in all a great product with a great dealer/service network. " -Fishhawk
Newport News, VA The STIHL MS 171 is part of the lightweight generation of STIHL chainsaws with reduced emission technology - a significant benefit for users because it saves fuel even as it cuts exhaust emissions. The MS 171 also has the STIHL pre-separation air filter, which can extend filter life up to five times over previous models.
- Anti-Vibration System
- Side-Access Chain Tensioner
- Toolless fuel and oil caps with retainers
|MS 171 Specifications - Occasional Use
||31.8 cc (1.94 cu. in.)
||1.3 kW (1.7 bhp)
||4.3 kg (9.5 lbs.)
||280 cc (9.5 oz.)
|CHAIN OIL CAPACITY
||180 cc (6.1 oz.)
|GUIDE BAR LENGTHS (Recommended ranges)
||30 to 40 cm (12" to 16") STIHL ROLLOMATIC® E
|STIHL recommends #3610 (61 PMM3 55) OILOMATIC® saw chain and 16" 3005 000 3913 Ematic guide bar combination. The actual listed guide bar length can vary from the effective cutting length based on which powerhead it is installed on.
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