FS 56 RC-E

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(1612)

A straight-shaft grass trimmer with a fuel-efficient engine and STIHL Easy2Start™.

More power, less emissions. The FS 56 RC-E trimmer features a high-performance, fuel-efficient engine that runs cleaner and smoother and provides about 5% more power than the FS 55 R. When it’s not squeezing every last ounce of performance from its upright fuel tank, this straight-shaft grass trimmer keeps the weeds at bay, thanks to its AutoCut® cutting head. This STIHL trimmer also features our Easy2Start™ technology, making starting nearly effortless. And with its simple, reliable and convenient starting procedure with a momentary stop switch which automatically returns to the start position, this trimmer is always at the ready to get to work. For comfort, performance and maneuverability, this trimmer hits the sweet spot.

  • POWER SOURCE
    Gas
  • WEIGHT
    10.6
  • CUTTING WIDTH
    16.5
  • ENGINE POWER
    1.07


FS 56 RC-E
★★★★★
★★★★★
(1612)

A straight-shaft grass trimmer with a fuel-efficient engine and STIHL Easy2Start™.


Features
Specifications
POWER SOURCE Gas
WEIGHT 10.6 lbs.
CUTTING WIDTH 16.5 in.
ENGINE POWER 1.07 bhp
FUEL CAPACITY 11.5 oz.
DISPLACEMENT 27.2 cc
Note: Weight displayed does not include cutting attachment or deflector.
Warnings and Safety
WARNING! Improper use of any trimmer/brushcutter can cause serious or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow all safety instructions in your instruction manual. To reduce the risk of injury from blade contact, circular saw blades may be used on FS brushcutters that have a limitstop, a bicycle handle and double shoulder harness and not on FS brushcutters with a "J" handle or loop handle. Other rigid blades may be used on FS brushcutters having a bicycle handle, a "J" handle or a loop handle equipped with a barrier bar. To reduce the risk of eye injury always wear proper eye protection. Always use the appropriate deflector for the type of cutting attachment, as explained in your instruction manual.
Note: STIHL engine products with the Caring for Nature logo are cleaner than EPA Standards for exhaust emissions.
Note: STIHL recommends use of fuel with no more than 10% Ethanol content. Using fuel with greater than 10% Ethanol content may cause damage to your equipment and may void your STIHL warranty.
WARNING! Improper use of any power tool may cause serious or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow carefully the operating and safety instructions in your instruction manual before using such products.

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