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FS 56 C-E

This straight-shaft grass trimmer features bike-style handles, ideal for large or difficult areas.

FS 56 C-E
FS 56 C-E is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 64.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Operates as advertised Much lighter than the four cycle trimmers I had. I have ran about 2 tankfuls of gas so far. I use ethanol free with Stihl oil. Starts easily every time. One annoying thing is that when It encounters a thick obstruction the trimmer line breaks at the head and I have to open the head to bring the line out. I attached a stubby screwdriver to the handle I can open the head quickly.
Date published: 2017-11-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Was very impressed with my new weed wacker. When I purchased this FS 56 trimmer I really didn’t know if it would have enough power to do the job. But I was very impressed with how it performed. I especially love the handlebar controls. I will buy the full shoulder strap. I had no problem with the strap that came with it, but just believe I’d like it better. Bottom line is that I really really like this weed wacker and would recommend it to everyone.
Date published: 2017-10-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Runs for ever on one tank of fuel Very powerful, easy to start, bump feed works well. I haven't had to re-string this yet but the you tube video I found was helpful and should make the process a bit easier.
Date published: 2017-09-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really good machine I use this for cutting slopes and the curved shaft is great.
Date published: 2017-09-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great trimmer This trimmer starts easy, has a good run time on a tank of fuel, and has plenty of power.
Date published: 2017-08-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product for the price We love our weedeater we also bought the saw blade attachments and the poly attachment great product
Date published: 2017-08-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Outstanding product Very easy to start. Reliable which is also important.Well balanced with comfortable shoulder strap. Ease of use and great control with handlebars. When doing extended trimming it doesn't wear out my guiding arm.String advance head works well to this point although my personal preference leans toward the ease of a straight line insertion type head. Overall I would highly recommend this trimmer.
Date published: 2017-08-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My wife is a pioneering woman. She wanted the EasyStart and the bicycle handles for control. She started at the house with the string head, but getting closer to the woods, some brush was more durable. She switched to the star blade brush knife and took down another acre of heavy, more woody brush. Then she ran into actual trees. So she put on the chisel tooth circular saw blade, and at that RPM it takes out a 2 inch tree in less than a second, and close to the ground. Wow, I really like this machine.
Date published: 2017-07-27
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