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Selection Petrol lightweight grass trimmers and brushcutters

FS 40

Modern, convenient and very easy to start. Ideal for around-the-garden trimming tasks.

General

FS 40
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With simplified starting system, for mowing smaller areas of grass. Multifunction handle, round handle, 2-MIX engine.

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.

Technical data

FS 40

Technical data

Displacement cu-in 1,66
Displacement cm³ 27,2
Power output PS 1
Power output kW 0,7
Weight kg 1) 4,4
Sound pressure level with plastic tool dB(A) 2) 94
Sound power level dB(A) 2) 107
Vibration level, right with plastic tool m/s² 3) 6,4
Vibration level, left with plastic tool m/s² 3) 7
Total length cm 4) 145
Cutting tool AutoCut 5-2
Cutting tool AutoCut mowing head C 5-2
Cutting diameter mm 380
Performance Um 0,9

1) Weight excluding fuel, cutting tool and guard
2) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2.5 dB (A)
3) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2m / s ²
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 40

Standard features

  • STIHL 2-MIX-Engine Zoom
    STIHL 2-MIX-Engine

    2-stroke engine with stratified charge. A fuel-free layer of air is created between the burned charge in the combustion chamber and the fresh charge in the crankcase, reducing the amount of fuel lost during the charge cycle. This results in more power with a lower weight, up to 20% lower fuel consumption than regular 2-stroke engines and significantly reduced exhaust emissions.

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

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

  • Simplified starting system Zoom
    Simplified starting system

    Simply set the choke, pump the fuel primer, pull the starter cord and away you go! The running machine then switches off after a brief press of the stop button. Once the machine is at a standstill, the ignition activates again automatically. Thus the ignition is always ready for starting.

  • 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.

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 40

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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