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Technical details

Cutting length60 CM
Displacement21 cubic centimetre
Displacement1 cu-in
Engine power0.65 kilowatt
Weight4.5 kilogram 1)


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The STIHL HS 56 hedge trimmer is an excellent option for landscape gardeners and agriculturists, boasting a STIHL 2-MIX engine and user-friendly controls. The STIHL ErgoStart feature streamlines the startup process by reducing the required force, enabling a smooth pull to initiate the engine. The unique cutter geometry and double-sided cutting blade ensure precise cutting in various orientations—horizontal, vertical, and corners. The single-lever operation simplifies tool usage, granting access to all crucial functions via a single lever.

Comfort during work is a priority, the STIHL anti-vibration system, absorbs engine vibrations to protect your muscles and joints. The tool-free fuel cap enhances efficiency by facilitating swift refueling, minimizing downtime. The tip protector helps protect the blades from damage when cutting near the ground or along walls. The handle-integrated carrying ring allows convenient wall storage, optimizing space usage.

HS 56 C-E

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