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MSA 161 T

TOP-HANDLE BATTERY CHAINSAW FOR PROFESSIONAL USE

General

Very lightweight, professional cordless arborist saw for use in noise-sensitive areas. Thanks to its powerful engine and a chain speed of 16 m/s (40% higher than its predecessor the MSA 160 T), the MSA 161 T also accelerates very rapidly and delivers fine, extremely precise cutting. The saw comes with a high-quality ¼” P cutting attachment and captive nut on the sprocket cover as standard.

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Versions

Price

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Technical data

MSA 161 T

Technical data

Technical data Value
Weight kg 1) 2,5
STIHL saw chain pitch 1/4"P
STIHL Saw Chain type Picco Micro 3 (PM3)
Rated voltage V 36
Weight without battery kg 2,1
Bar length in 10-12
Cutting length cm 25-30

1) excluding battery

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Features

MSA 161 T

Standard features

  • SIDE CHAIN TENSIONING Zoom
    SIDE CHAIN TENSIONING

    The tensioning screw is located on the side of the chainsaw through the sprocket cover. Chain side tensioning allows the saw chain to be re-tensioned effortlessly, avoiding any contact with the sharp chain.

  • EC MOTOR Zoom
    EC MOTOR

    The electronically controlled EC motor permanently monitors the load and adjusts the engine accordingly, making it very energy efficient and practically maintenance free. The power of the battery is optimised to enhance the performance. During operation, the electronically controlled EC motor permanently monitors the load and adjusts the engine accordingly.

  • QUICKSTOP SUPER CHAIN BRAKE (Q) Zoom
    QUICKSTOP SUPER CHAIN BRAKE (Q)

    The QuickStop Super chain brake is an additional braking system for increased safety. The system is activated as soon as the operator's hand comes into contact with the rear handle.

  • TOOL-FREE OIL TANK CAP Zoom
    TOOL-FREE OIL TANK CAP

    The tank can be filled quickly and easily using the toolless filler cap.

  • QUIET OPERATION Zoom
    QUIET OPERATION

    STIHL Cordless tools are so quiet, you don't need to wear ear protection. Ideal to use in noise sensitive areas like schools, hotels and parks.

  • EMATIC CHAIN LUBRICATION SYSTEM Zoom
    EMATIC CHAIN LUBRICATION SYSTEM

    A reservoir holds bar oil until it is picked up by the passing chain. This achieves maximum lubrication resulting in longer wear and less oil consumption.

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 International 9/11/2018
manual icon de / en / fr / it / nl 22/05/2023