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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 955.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from This product is too heavy and hard to edge with. The line does not come out when tapping on the ground consistently Would like other options to replace the spool that is more user friendly
Date published: 2019-10-14
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
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