Selection Backpack Blowers

BR 550

STIHL BR 550 Backpack Blower

General

BR 550

High-performance blower with fuel-saving 4-MIX engine. Rubberised 2-component handle, STIHL anti-vibration system, wide, ergonomically shaped shoulder straps, locking throttle lever with stop button, carry handle. Extremely powerful blower with extremely high blower output. Comfortable working is assured by the wide shoulder straps.

Versions

Price

* Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 1st March 2014. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current short-term promotional pricing, please visit your local STIHL dealer.


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

BR 550

Technical data

Displacment cc 64.8
Weight kg 1) 9.9
Max. Air Throughput m³/h 1.490

1) without fuel

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

BR 550

Standard features

  • STIHL 4-MIX Engine Zoom
    STIHL 4-MIX Engine

    You can always rely on STIHL to keep setting new benchmarks this time with 4-stroke mixed lubrication technology. The STIHL 4-MIX engine, which runs on a fuel-oil mix just like a 2-stroke, offers the benefits without the compromises of 4-stroke power. STIHL 4-MIX engine technology provides fast acceleration, more power, added torque, lower noise, reduced emissions and increased fuel efficiency to complete jobs quickly, quietly and more easily.

  • STIHL Anti-vibration system Zoom
    STIHL Anti-vibration system

    Intense vibration at the handles of power tools can lead to longer-term effects of blood vessels in the hands and arms. STIHL have therefore developed an effective anti-vibration system where by the oscillations from the machines engine are dampened which significantly reduces vibrations at the handles.

  • Multi-function control handle Zoom
    Multi-function control handle

    This houses all the engine controls. Easy, comfortable thumb-operated control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.

  • Carrying system Zoom
    Carrying system

    The ergonomic carrying system offers pleasant carrying comfort with height adjustment and corner adjustment. The hip belt also helps working, especially with longer periods of application.

  • Automatic decompression Zoom
    Automatic decompression

    The decompression valve allows some of the compression pressure in the cylinder to escape, so less force on the starter rope is needed.

  • Tool free filler cap Zoom
    Tool free filler cap

    Patented special filler caps for fuel and oil. These filler caps can be opened and closed again, quickly and easily without tools.

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.

Accessories

BR 550

Accessories

    • Hip belt for BR 500/BR 550 Zoom
      Hip belt for BR 500/BR 550

      Soft padding for a great fit. For comfortable working even during prolonged use.

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 1st March 2014. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current short-term promotional pricing, please visit your local STIHL dealer.

    • Straight nozzle, for BR 550 Zoom
      Straight nozzle, for BR 550

      The new straight nozzles with extended wear area ensure maximum air throughput over a longer working lifetime, an alternative to the curved nozzle, ideal for general blowing tasks.

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 1st March 2014. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current short-term promotional pricing, please visit your local STIHL dealer.

    • Chest belt Zoom
      Chest belt

      Ensures the shoulder straps are securely positioned. For BR 500, BR 550, BR 600.

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 1st March 2014. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current short-term promotional pricing, please visit your local STIHL dealer.

    • Curved flat nozzle Zoom
      Curved flat nozzle

      Enables work on large surfaces due to broadly spread air stream parallel to the ground.

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of 1st March 2014. The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice. For more information about current short-term promotional pricing, please visit your local STIHL dealer.

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.