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FS 55 R

Entry level straight shaft brushcutter with loop handle

General

FS 55 R

Low weight compact brushcutter, with loop handle for difficult terrain and confined conditions. Functional modern design with excellent balance. Comes standard with AutoCut line head.

Versions

Price

* Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 2018. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

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 Approved Dealer for further information.

Product variations

  • FS 55 Entry level straight shaft brushcutter

Technical data

FS 55 R

Technical data

Displacement cm³ 27,2
Power output kW/bhp 0,75/1,0
Weight kg 1) 4,9
Sound pressure level dB(A) 2) 95,0
Sound power level dB(A) 2) 109,0
Vibration level left/right with plastic tool m/s² 3) 8,5/8,5
Total length m 4) 1,47
Cutting tool AutoCut 25-2
Tank volume l 0,33

1) Weight excluding fuel, cutting tool and guard
2) Power factor according to DIR2006/42/EC=2.5(dB(A))
3) (K) factor according to Dir. 2006/42/EC = 2m/s²
4) Without cutting tool

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 Approved Dealer for further information.

Features

FS 55 R

Standard features

  • Basic harness Zoom
    Basic harness

    For use with loop handle machines.

  • Multi-function control handle Zoom
    Multi-function control handle

    Easy, comfortable thumb-operated control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.

  • Loop handle (R) Zoom
    Loop handle (R)

    The loop handled grass trimmers and brushcutters are ideal for working in areas where space is limited, e.g. thinning between bushes and shrubs.

  • Manual fuel pump (Purger) Zoom
    Manual fuel pump (Purger)

    A small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburettor at the touch of a button. This reduces the number of starting strokes required following extended breaks in operations.

  • Electronic ignition module Zoom
    Electronic ignition module

    This ensures reliable starting and trouble-free running. The ignition system is fully encapsulated and thus proof against damp and dirt.

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 Approved Dealer for further information.

Accessories

FS 55 R

Accessories

    • Set of plastic blades Zoom
      Set of plastic blades

      For PolyCut, twelve plastic blades.

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 2018. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

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 Approved Dealer for further information.

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