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FS 56 RC-E

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

FS 56 RC-E
FS 56 RC-E is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 470.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just like all my other stihl units. Flawless Exactly what I expected. A superior product at a competitive price. Perfect example: my neighbor bought a competitors comparable model the same weekend and paid the same price and he had to borrow my stihl this past weekend because he couldn't get his to crank, 1 year later.
Date published: 2017-03-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from a real working tool best I ever had. works good very powerful. I would not trade it.
Date published: 2017-03-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from graet product for price have only used once so far ,but starts easy and plenty of power .
Date published: 2017-03-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is great to use and great features Excellent product to use. Easy start. Gets the job done.
Date published: 2017-03-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome trimmer! Great for homeowner trimmer. Great on diches. More than enough power. Gets the job done quickly. Well worth the price.
Date published: 2017-02-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This item is great Makes the job easier I definitely recommend it....
Date published: 2017-02-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fs56rc I just bought this unit little over a week ago I'm a professional landscaper here in south fla I own fs90 and 110 trimmers and been in the business for 30years I know quality when I see it In The 2weeks that I've used it we have done over 120 properties with this trimmer and starts on first and second pull every time several companies are buying these units and they are holding up really well and for the money if I get 3 or 4 years out of it I'm good as long as you use good quality oil like stihl or echo you will be good the only thing I do recommend that I wrote to stihl about this is the shaft is shorter than the commercial units but you can swap them if you have an old Fs90 or fs80 shaft tube a gear head swap them and you will feel a big difference cause the fs56 does wobble some in the front of the shaft hopefully stihl will change to a longer shaft and gear head but other than that it is a great unit I gave it a 4 star cause of the shorter shaft and gear head but strongly recommend.
Date published: 2017-01-29
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Starter cord issue I have owned a FS56 string trimmer for 2 years. The starter cord as broken off twice.
Date published: 2017-01-28
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