Side chain tensioner
The tensioning screw can be found on the side of the chain saw through the sprocket cover. This removes the need for contact with the sharp saw chain.
QuickStop super function
Additional braking system for more safety – exclusively by STIHL. The chain does not stop only at kickback is sufficiently strong or active actuation of the front hand guard, but also when you release the rear handle. The overrun of the chain is stopped within seconds and protects the user.
Tool-free oil tank cap
The transparent oil tank and the tools operated oil tank cap the oil level can be easily and conveniently check.
The STIHL EC motor is extremely energy efficient, lightweight and compact. It runs quietly and generates very low vibrations, which ensures you and your machine can work comfortably for prolonged periods of time.
Brake lever with improved catch
Ensures clear tactile feedback at chain brake attachment or removal.