Hints & Tips
There is a bewildering selection of brushcutters available but those from Stihl are often the choice of people with major cutting jobs, or professionals.
German designed, they are powerful and reliable and made for a long hard life.
See these pages for the full selection of Stihl brushcutters available, but to give you an idea of the machines you can buy, here are three from across their range.
is the STIHL FS55 Light 0.75KW Brushcutter with a 27.2 cc engine designed to sip fuel and keep harmful emissions to a minimum.
It is easy to use and has chopper style handles and weighs just 5.1 kg. And an auto-cut mowing head is included in the price.
We deliver it for free within two to three working days and it has a two-year Stihl warranty. And it costs £289.
If you have a larger area to clear,
then you may find the STIHL FS90 Powerful Brush Cutter what you want.
This one is made to frequent use and tougher tasks and is powered by a 28.4 cc engine with advanced technology to produce 80 per cent fewer emissions and great torque.
It has automatic decompression system to make starting easier and weighs only 5.8 kg.
For extended use it has a shoulder harness and an anti-vibration system. A metal blade and grass trimming head are supplied with the brushcutter head.
It costs £469 compared with the RRP of £514 and is delivered free within two to three working days. And it has a two year maker’s warranty.
And this is one of the most powerful clearing tools available designed to rip through those areas infested with gorse, brambles and the thickest weeds.
The STIHL FS490 C-EM Professional Clearing Saw has a really heavy-duty blade and is powerful enough to cut through young saplings.
Powering it is a 51.6 cc engine controlled by Stihl’s M-Tronic electronic management system to give top performance in all sorts of conditions and minimise fuel consumption.
Fitted with chopper style handlebars it has a four point vibration damping system and comes with a shoulder harness.
And yet given such a powerful machine Stihl has managed to keep the weight down to only 9.1 kg
It costs £880 compared with the recommended retail price of £982 and has a two-year warranty.
We deliver it free within two to three working days.
These are about the most powerful machines available but there are brush trimmers to suit all users so have a browse through these pages before making your decision. And ring us on 08454 588905 if you would like our advice.
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