Selection Clearing Saws

FS 461 Petrol Clearing Saw

FOR PROFESSIONAL WORK, CUTTING LARGE AREAS OF GRASS AND CLEARING SCRUB

General

With a shaft length of 185 cm, the STIHL FS 461 C-EM L petrol-driven clearing saw is ideal for supporting particularly tall professionals in landscape maintenance, agriculture and municipal operations. It enhances ergonomics during long periods of mowing on difficult terrain, as well as offering extended reach, for example when thinning and removing tough, matted grass and scrub. The STIHL FS 461 C-EM L petrol-driven clearing saw provides efficient support for demanding, large-area mowing tasks.Aided by the extremely powerful and economical STIHL 2-MIX engine and a very large 520 mm mowing circle diameter, you can complete your tasks more quickly than ever. Even starting the tool is easy, as the petrol-driven brushcutter features STIHL ErgoStart. STIHL M-Tronic 3.0 delivers optimum engine performance and a constant maximum engine speed.The ergonomic bike handle (mowing handle) supports a natural scything movement when mowing with the brushcutter, for comfortable use of the STIHL FS 461 C-EM L. The STIHL ADVANCE PLUS universal harness, supplied as standard, is an invaluable accessory if you work with the STIHL FS 461 C-EM L brushcutter for long periods. The STIHL anti-vibration system reduces vibrations during work to lift the strain on your muscles and joints.The single-handed multi-function handle also simplifies your work, as all engine functions can be operated with just one hand. Press the stop button to quickly restart your work after a break, without needing to switch the tool on and off.The STIHL FS 461 C-EM L petrol-driven clearing saw can be fitted with various cutting tools: a grass-cutting blade, shredder blade, circular saw blade and various mowing heads. The brushcutter comes with the STIHL 300-3 brush knife as standard. The FS 461 C-EM L brushcutter is fitted with a large mowing guard to protect you from flying cuttings and small stones.A diagnostic socket enables your local STIHL dealer to access information about the machine design, battery life, and repair and maintenance instructions for your power tool.

$2,195.00*

Versions

Price

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The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Stockist for further information.

Technical data

Technical data

Technical data Value
Displacement cc 45,6
Power output kW 2,2
Weight kg 1) 8,8
Total length cm 2) 1.846
Fuel tank capacity l 750,00

1) Without fuel, cutting tool and without protection
2) Without cutting tool

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Stockist for further information.

Features

Standard features

  • STIHL 2-MIX ENGINE Zoom
    STIHL 2-MIX ENGINE

    The low-maintenance STIHL 2-MIX engine reduces emissions and fuel consumption while maintaining high efficiency, even at high power levels.

  • BICYCLE HANDLE Zoom
    BICYCLE HANDLE

    When used in conjunction with a harness, the bike handle enables a smooth mowing action and reduces fatigue, making it perfect for working on large areas and allowing for effortless tool guidance.

  • TOOL-FREE HANDLE ADJUSTMENT Zoom
    TOOL-FREE HANDLE ADJUSTMENT

    Adjust the handlebar to your preference using the central clamping device. Additionally, for transport or compact storage, you can rotate the handlebar 90 degrees.

  • PRIMER Zoom
    PRIMER

    A fuel pump that effortlessly delivers fuel to the carburettor with the press of a button, minimizing the number of strokes needed when starting from a cold start.

  • WINTER SETTING SLIDE CONTROL Zoom
    WINTER SETTING SLIDE CONTROL

    A slider allows you to easily switch between summer and winter operation. The winter setting ensures that the air filter and carburettor do not ice up.

  • LARGE FUEL TANK Zoom
    LARGE FUEL TANK

    The large fuel tank allows you to work longer without having to refuel. Thanks to its transparent material, you can check the fill level of your tank quickly and easily. The filler cap is firmly attached so that you cannot lose it.

  • ERGOSTART (E) Zoom
    ERGOSTART (E)

    Reduces the effort required to start the tool by half, while the starter cord can be pulled at just one third of the normal force. A coil spring between the starter cord and the crankshaft smooths out force peaks, making them virtually undetectable through the cord itself.

  • STIHL M-TRONIC Zoom
    STIHL M-TRONIC

    The fully electronic engine management system with memory function regulates the ignition timing and the fuel supply and automatically registers the external temperature, for optimal engine performance, great acceleration and sustained maximum torque.

  • STIHL ANTI-VIBRATION Zoom
    STIHL ANTI-VIBRATION

    Intense vibration at the handles of power tools can lead to long-term effects on blood vessels in the hands and arms. STIHL has developed an effective anti-vibration system where the oscillations from the machine's engine are dampened which significantly reduces vibrations in the handles.

Additional features

  • A RANGE OF MOWING HEADS AND GRASS BLADES Zoom
    A RANGE OF MOWING HEADS AND GRASS BLADES

    The versatility of the machine is increased by being able to fit a range of different cutting heads and blades.

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The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Stockist for further information.

Documents

Owners manuals and safety brochures

Languages Date Link
manual icon en 27/01/2023