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MSA 161 T

Lighter. Quieter. Cleaner.

General

The convenient MSA 161 T special cordless chain saw sets new standards in the field of professional tree maintenance. Thanks to its weight of 2.1 kg (4.6 lb), it facilitates both an ergonomic working position and a high level of agility when the job entails climbing or working from a bucket truck. The MSA 161 T, with state-of-the-art STIHL battery technology, allows quiet and emission-free working at the touch of a button. It is ideal for use in noise-sensitive areas and ear protection is not required.

$489.95*

Versions

Featured Price

* Dealers may sell for less. Pricing on all chain saws, power tools and accessories will remain in effect until December 31, 2021. Illustrations and descriptions are as accurate as known at the time of publication and are subject to change without notice. STIHL Limited is not responsible for a printing error, the local STIHL Dealer has the final authority to set product pricing. Pricing valid at participating dealers only while supplies last.

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Technical data

MSA 161 T

Technical data

Technical data Value
Weight kg 1) 2.5
Rated Voltage (V) 36
Rated voltage (V) 36
Battery life with AP 100 (Min) 2) 15
Battery life with AP 300 (Min) 2) 50
Battery life with AR 1000 (Min) 2) 125
Battery life with AR 3000 (Min) 2) 230
Weight without Battery (kg / lbs) 2.1 / 4.6

1) Without battery
2) Approx. time running at continuous full power

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Features

MSA 161 T

Standard features

  • Side chain tensioner
    Side chain tensioner

    The tensioning screw can be found on the side of the chain saw through the sprocket cover. This removes the need for contact with the sharp saw chain.

  • QuickStop Super Chain Brake (Q) Zoom
    QuickStop Super Chain Brake (Q)

    The additional braking system for extra safety. Users can trigger the chain brake directly at the rear handle. The chain stops in seconds whenever the user lets go of the rear handle and whenever there is sufficiently strong kickback or when the front hand guard is activated. This unique safety feature ensures even more user protection in all working positions.

  • Toolless filler cap Zoom
    Toolless filler cap

    The tank can be filled quickly and easily using the toolless filler cap.

  • STIHL Electric Motor (EC) Zoom
    STIHL Electric Motor (EC)

    The STIHL electric motor (EC) is extremely energy efficient, lightweight and compact. It runs quietly, generates very low vibrations and does not require servicing.

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Documents

Owners manuals and safety brochures

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