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FS 56 RC-E

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

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FS 56 RC-E is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 954.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Easy to start Ive only used it a few times. So far the only issue i have is the rock guard is too small. It throws rocks all over. I broke the glass on my door. I have not found a bigger guard.
Date published: 2019-10-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Quality product Easy start. Comfortable to handle. Has good power to do the job.
Date published: 2019-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Power and easy start The FS-56rc-E is powerful and light weight easy start. Got it to cut the tough Live Oak and Bay trees undergrowth and briers at our house on the Outer Banks, added a brush blade to the unit and blazed a path through the brush with no issues. Money well spent, the sales person at Ace Hardware in Kitty Hawk, NC. did a great job in selling this to me.
Date published: 2019-10-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awsome trimmer to the money I purchased this trimmer 3 years ago and havnt had one issue or complaint. Start 2nd or 3rd pull when cold/ sitting all winter. Its very lighy weight for its power. You can use it for 2-3hrs stright and not complain. Very well balanced as well. Highly recommend buying!!
Date published: 2019-10-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Reliable, easy change out. Trimmer exceeded expectations. Im happy. Job well done. Thanks Stihl.
Date published: 2019-09-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good trimmer Excellent home owner trimmer. Pretty bummed I didn’t do all my research and now they have discontinued the poly cut head for this trimmer. Guess I should have spent more to get a commercial unit to get the option for a poly cut, pretty disappointed in that.
Date published: 2019-09-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great weedeater starts right up and plenty of power. Awesome weedeater starts easy and does everything I needed it to do around my house, plenty of power cuts with ease.
Date published: 2019-09-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Residential weedeater Very happy with mine, I have never had a weed eater with this much power! It cuts through everything and has not binded up yet even in the thickest grass and vines, I am very happy with it and with the easy start my wife has no problem starting it! Stihl hit a home run with this one and has won me over for good!
Date published: 2019-09-25
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