Stihl FS 56 RC-E String Trimmer

A straight-shaft grass trimmer with a fuel-efficient engine and STIHL Easy2Start™.

$199.99

Stihl FS 56 RC-E String Trimmer

A straight-shaft grass trimmer with a fuel-efficient engine and STIHL Easy2Start™.

$199.99

The FS 56 RC-E trimmer has more power than the FS 55 R. With Easy2Start™ systems, get going on your job without start up fatigue and high mobility with the AutoCut® head.

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Features

Adjustable front handle
The front handle is easily adjustable (360-degree rotation) for comfort.
Shoulder Strap / Carrying System
Using a shoulder strap or carrying system helps distribute the weight of the equipment for increased operator comfort and improved maneuverability.
Fully Lined Drive Shaft
Provides smooth operation and less vibration.
High Tech Polymer Housing
Housings are lightweight, withstand greater impact and are corrosion-resistant.
Protected Choke Lever/Knob
Helps prevent damage.
Throttle Trigger Interlock
Must be depressed before the trigger can be activated
Air Filter Cover
Easily removed for fast and easy filter cleaning or replacement.
Protected or Enclosed Control Cables
Eliminate dangling and loose wires.
Heavy-Duty Steel-On-Steel Clutch
Centrifugal clutch is designed to reduce slippage
Protected Spark Plug
Protected yet easy to change
Protected Spark Arrestor Muffler
Protected yet easy to change
Upright Translucent Fuel Tank
Allows operator to easily check fuel level before starting work. Upright position makes it easier to refill
Purge Pump Primer
By pressing the bulb, this small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburetor, reducing the number of starting pulls needed after an extended break between uses
Loop Handle (R)
Loop handle grass trimmers and brushcutters are ideal for trimming between bushes and shrubs and other areas where space is limited.

Specifications

  • DISPLACEMENT
    27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)

    • ENGINE POWER
      0.8 kW (1.07 bhp)

      • WEIGHT*
        4.8 kg (10.6 lbs.)

        • FUEL CAPACITY
          340 cc (11.5 oz.)

          • CUTTING SWATH
            41.91 cm (16.5″)

            • POWER SOURCE
              Gas
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