Selection Commercial and Farming

MS 231 Petrol Chainsaw

ALL-ROUND CHAINSAW SUITED FOR HOME USE AND LIGHT FARM WORK

General

The STIHL MS 231 with 2-MIX technology is ideal for private users or farmers felling small trees, cutting firewood and general landscape maintenance. Due to the 2-MIX engine emissions are cut by 70% and fuel consumption is up to 20% lower compared to a STIHL 2-stroke engine of the same power output without 2-MIX technology.

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$1,095.00*

Versions

Price

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Product variations

Technical data

MS 231

Technical data

Technical data Value
STIHL Oilomatic saw chain type Picco Micro 3 (PM3)
Power-to-weight ratio kg/kW 2,4
Recommended guide bar length cm/inch 40/16
Displacement cc 42,6
Power output kW 2
Weight kg 1) 4,8

1) Without fuel, without bar and chain

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Features

MS 231

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.

  • STIHL ANTI-VIBRATION SYSTEM Zoom
    STIHL ANTI-VIBRATION SYSTEM

    Vibrations from power tools can lead to negative effects on blood vessels. STIHL has developed a system for minimizing the levels. This also helps reduce operator fatigue and provides a more comfortable working experience.

  • TOOL-FREE FUEL AND OIL CAPS Zoom
    TOOL-FREE FUEL AND OIL CAPS

    Special caps on the fuel and oil tanks are designed for easy opening and locking without the need for tools.

  • 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.

  • SINGLE MASTER CONTROL LEVER Zoom
    SINGLE MASTER CONTROL LEVER

    All important functions such as start, choke, throttle and stop are operated via a single lever.

Additional features

  • REDUCED AIR FITLER MAINTENANCE Zoom
    REDUCED AIR FITLER MAINTENANCE

    The innovative long-life air filter system greatly extends the service life of the filter. Air routing removes larger particles of dirt, reducing tool maintenance.

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Documents

Owners manuals and safety brochures

Languages Date Link
manual icon en 21/02/2023