Selection COMPACT cordless power system hedge trimmers

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Neat cutting performance with no need for cables

General

HSA 56
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Lightweight cordless hedge trimmer with high cutting performance for trimming bushes and hedges around the home. Single-sided cutter blade with 30-mm tooth spacing, integrated cut protection in a droplet shape, and screw-on blade tip protector.\ For more information about our STIHL Cordless Tools please see our Battery FAQ's for further information.

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Price

* Manufacturers recommended retail pricing. Prices reflect current recommended retail pricing and may be a promotional price. These prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current promotions, please visit our Current Promotions page by clicking here.

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

HSA 56

Technical data

Rated voltage V 36
Weight kg 1) 2,9
Blade length 450mm/18"
Total length cm 94
Tooth spacing mm 30
Battery life time AK 10 min 2) up to 50
Battery life time AK 20 min 2) up to 100
Battery life time AK 30 min up to 120

1) Without battery
2) Battery life times are approximate and may vary depending on application

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

HSA 56

Standard features

  • Blade tip protector Zoom
    Blade tip protector

    The tip protector comes as standard and makes cutting near the ground or along walls easier while protecting the special cutters from damage.

  • Two handed design Zoom
    Two handed design

    The tool is easily started by activating both switches on the loop handle and the rear handle at the same time. The cutting speed is continuously variable using the rear control – for a fine and precise cut. Especially practical: the two handed design is suited for both left-handed and right-handed users.

  • Hanging eye Zoom
    Hanging eye

    The hedgetrimmers can also be conveniently hung up on the wall with the practical hanging eye.

  • Quiet operation Zoom
    Quiet operation

    The STIHL COMPACT cordless power system devices are so quiet you don't even need ear protection.

  • Innovative cutting system Zoom
    Innovative cutting system

    The blade shape has been optimised to catch branches and hold them against the blade durig the cut and serves as an integrated blade guard.

  • Intermediate battery position in the device Zoom
    Intermediate battery position in the device

    The battery can be inserted into the device in 2 stages. In the first locking stage – the intermediate position – the battery is secured in the device but does not touch the contacts in the device. In the second locking stage – the operating position – the battery is completely inserted and touches the contacts in the device.

  • Soft grip with control lever Zoom
    Soft grip with control lever

    The soft grip with its control lever for switching on and off and control lever lock absorbs some of the vibrations and is extremely easy to grip.

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.

Accessories

HSA 56

Accessories

    • AK 10 battery Zoom
      AK 10 battery

      Compact lithium-ion battery for the COMPACT cordless power system with a voltage of 36 V and a capacity of 72 Wh. Battery life depends on the device type. With charge level indicator (LED). Compatible with AL 101, AL 100, AL 300 and AL 500 chargers.

    Technical data
    Weight 0,8 kg
    Energy content 72 Wh
    Rated voltage 36 V

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    Price

    * Manufacturers recommended retail pricing. Prices reflect current recommended retail pricing and may be a promotional price. These prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current promotions, please visit our Current Promotions page by clicking here.

    • AK 20 battery Zoom
      AK 20 battery

      Compact lithium-ion battery for the COMPACT cordless power system with a voltage of 36 V and a capacity of 144 Wh. Battery life depends on the device type. With charge level indicator (LED). Compatible with AL 101, AL 100, AL 300 and AL 500 chargers.

    Technical data
    Weight 1,2 kg
    Energy content 144 Wh
    Rated voltage 36 V

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    Price

    * Manufacturers recommended retail pricing. Prices reflect current recommended retail pricing and may be a promotional price. These prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current promotions, please visit our Current Promotions page by clicking here.

    • AK 30 battery Zoom
      AK 30 battery

      Compact lithium-ion battery for the COMPACT cordless power system with a voltage of 36 V and a capacity of 180 Wh. Battery life depends on the device type. With charge level indicator (LED). Compatible with AL 101, AL 100, AL 300 and AL 500 chargers. For more information about our STIHL Cordless Tools please see our Battery FAQ's for further information.

    Technical data
    Rated voltage 36 V
    Energy content 180 Wh
    Weight 1,3 kg

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturers recommended retail pricing. Prices reflect current recommended retail pricing and may be a promotional price. These prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current promotions, please visit our Current Promotions page by clicking here.

    • Battery Carry Bag Zoom
      Battery Carry Bag

      Lightweight, hard-wearing bag for easy transport and clean storage of STIHL Cordless Tool accessories. For 2 STIHL AK batteries and a STIHL charger.

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    Price

    * Manufacturers recommended retail pricing. Prices reflect current recommended retail pricing and may be a promotional price. These prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current promotions, please visit our Current Promotions page by clicking here.

    • Catcher Plate Zoom
      Catcher Plate

      For catching cuttings. 50 cm bar length, tool-free, can be mounted on both sides. Suitable for HSA 66, HSA 86, all HSE and HLA models.

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturers recommended retail pricing. Prices reflect current recommended retail pricing and may be a promotional price. These prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current promotions, please visit our Current Promotions page by clicking here.

    • AL 300 Quick Charger Zoom
      AL 300 Quick Charger

      Quick charger for STIHL Lithium-ion batteries. With operating mode indicator and integral air cooling. Rated voltage: 230 V. For more information about our STIHL Cordless Tools please see our Battery FAQ's for further information.

    Technical data
    Charging time AP 200 1) 55 min
    Charging time AP 300 1) 75 min
    Charging time AR 900 250 min
    Charging time AR 3000 1) 300 min
    Weight 1,2 kg
    Rated voltage 220-240 V

    1) Up to 100 % capacity

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturers recommended retail pricing. Prices reflect current recommended retail pricing and may be a promotional price. These prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current promotions, please visit our Current Promotions page by clicking here.

    • AL 500 Fast Charger Zoom
      AL 500 Fast Charger

      Hi-speed charger for STIHL professional lithium-ion batteries, the AP 200, AP 300 and AR 900. The AL 500 can be wall mounted for convenient storage. For more information about our STIHL Cordless Tools please see our Battery FAQ's for further information.

    Technical data
    Charging time AP 200 1) 35 min
    Charging time AP 300 1) 35 min
    Charging time AR 900 130 min
    Charging time AR 3000 1) 160 min
    Weight 1,3 kg
    Rated voltage 220-240 V

    1) Up to 100 % capacity

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturers recommended retail pricing. Prices reflect current recommended retail pricing and may be a promotional price. These prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current promotions, please visit our Current Promotions page by clicking here.

    • AL 101 charger Zoom
      AL 101 charger

      230 V. Compatible with STIHL AP and AK batteries. With charge level indicator (LED). Cord wrap with velcro. Wall mounting possible. For more information about our STIHL Cordless Tools please see our Battery FAQ's for further information.

    Technical data
    Rated voltage 240 V

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturers recommended retail pricing. Prices reflect current recommended retail pricing and may be a promotional price. These prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current promotions, please visit our Current Promotions page by clicking here.

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

STIHL HSA 56 (GB) Download PDF, 2,7 MB

Notes:

  • STIHL and VIKING online owner’s manuals are usually for the latest versions of the machine. Your product may be a slightly older production model but the manual will still be appropriate for the relevant model number.
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