STIHL Chainsaw MS 170
STIHL Chainsaw MS 170
Compact 1.3kW-Petrol Chain saw
Handy introductory chain saw for thinning out wood, sawing fire wood and for felling small trees up to approx. 30 cm in diameter. Light and easy to handle. Convenient single lever master control. Available with 12"/30cm guide bar.
|Weight kg 1)||3,9|
|Power-to-weight ratio kg/kW||3,0|
|Power output kW/bhp||1,3/1,8|
|Recomm. max. bar length cm||30cm/12"|
|Vibration levels left/right m/s² 2)||4,2/5,9|
|Oilomatic saw chain pitch/type||3/8" P Picco Micro Mini Comfort 3|
|Sound power level dB(A) 3)||106,0|
|Sound pressure level dB(A) 3)||98,0|
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.
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.
Ematic chain lubrication system
The Ematic chain lubrication system ensures pinpoint lubrication of the saw chain links and guide bar rails. When used with STIHL OILOMATIC saw chain, it will provide maximum lubrication, longer wear and less oil consumption than conventional methods of chain lubrication. The Ematic system can reduce bar oil consumption by up to 50%.
Single-lever master control
All important functions such as start, choke, throttle and stop are operated via a single lever
Chain Quick Tensioning (B)
After releasing the sprocket cover the chain can be adjusted using a thumb wheel without the need for tools.
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.
Side chain tensioner
The tensioning screw can be found on the side of chain saw through the sprocket cover. This removes the need for contact with the sharp saw chain.