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STIHL FS280 Clearing Saw

STIHL FS280 Clearing Saw

Product Code:STIHL FS280
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The STIHL FS280 is a robust 1.9Kw brushcutter perfectly suited to occasional plot clearing jobs and maintenance. It is the perfect clearing saw for landscapers and garden services. Built to last, choose the STIHL FS280.

Anti-vibration system Intense vibration at the handles of power tools can lead to long-term effects on blood vessels in the hands and arms. STIHL has therefore developed an effective anti-vibration system whereby the oscillations from the machine's engine are dampened which significantly reduces vibrations at the handles.
Bike handle When used in conjunction with a harness, the bike handle enables a smooth mowing action. The bike handle allows the machine to be easily guided, making it ideal for working on large areas and thus reducing fatigue.
STIHL ElastoStart STIHL ElastoStart reduces the shock caused by the compression of the engine during starting. The compression shock is taken away from the user's joints and muscles through a spring or rubber element in the starter handle.
Shoulder strap / carrying system Using a STIHL shoulder strap or carrying harness with soft padding makes work more comfortable, particularly during lengthy jobs.
Multi-function control handle The multi function control handel. Easy, comfortable thumb-operated control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.
Compensator This controller in the carburettor prevents the fuel-air mixture getting richer as the air filter becomes clogged. The correct quantity of fuel is delivered to the carburettor depending on the quantity of air passing through the air filter. This keeps the fuel/air ratio in the combustion mixture constant and hence also the engine power. The filter doesn't need to be cleaned until an appreciable drop in power occurs.

 

Technical data

Vibration levels left/right with metal blade m/s² 1) 4,3/4,1
Displacement cm³ 38,9
Power output kW/bhp 1,9/2,6
Weight kg 2) 7,9
Fuel capacity l 0,58
Vibration levels left/right m/s² 1) 3,1/2,6
Overall length m 3) 1,85
Sound pressure level dB(A) 4) 100,0
Sound power level dB(A) 4) 113