STIHL MS170 12 Inch Petrol Chainsaw.
Looking for a light-weight, petrol-powered chainsaw suitable for domestic use? Then look no further than the STIHL MS170 12 inch chainsaw.
This chainsaw can tackle all sorts of domestic tasks you might find in a medium to large garden.
Challenges that the STIHL MS170 is perfect for include:
- Cutting up small trees
- Trimming and maintaining bushes and shrubs
- Cutting up wood for fires
- Making easy work of sawing jobs
Perfect entry-level chainsaw
Weighing in at just under 5KG, STIHL has created the perfect chainsaw for home users. The lightweight structure reduces stress and fatigue meaning you can work for longer.
Incorporating STIHL’s very own anti-vibration system reduces how much vibration at the handles. So not only is it comforting to work with, it improves the lifespan of the machine itself.
An easy-to-use single-lever master control makes all essential functions quickly reachable. Start, choke, throttle and stop are all control with one lever.
The SHITL MS170 is built around a 2 stroke, air-cooled petrol engine. The engine incorporates emission-reducing technology. This reduces the amount of fuel loss. Allows for more energy production. And reduces the exhaust produce.
As such, the MS170 meets the EU11 exhaust emission standards for power tools.
The energy output is 1.2KW. This is kept constant with a compensator which maintains a correct air-fuel ratio in cases when the air filter becomes clogged.
Safety is kept at the heart of the STIHL MS170. As well as the single-level master control, STIHL has introduced a range of additional safety features. The chain is equipped with a 12-inch guide bar. There is an easy recoil start and a safety chain brake. This is combined with the reduced kickback from the anti-vibration technology.
Download STIHL MS170 User Guide