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MSA 161 T Skin Only

Handy battery chainsaw for professional tree maintenance

General

MSA 161 T
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Very lightweight, professional 36V battery arborist saw for use in noise-sensitive areas. Thanks to its powerful engine and a chain speed of 16 m/s (40% higher than its predecessor the MSA 160 T), the MSA 161 T also accelerates very rapidly and delivers fine, extremely precise cutting. The saw comes with a high-quality ¼” P cutting attachment and captive nut on the sprocket cover as standard.

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STIHL stores are operated as independent businesses. The products described in this website may not be on display or available at each STIHL store. STIHL reserves the right to change pricing at any time without notice.

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

Cutting length " 12
Rollomatic E, cutting length cm 30
Rated voltage V 36
Weight without battery kg 2.1
Sound pressure level dB(A) 1) 83
Sound power level dB(A) 2) 94
Vibration value, left m/s ² 3) 2.1
Vibration value, right m/s ² 3) 2.2
Saw chain pitch 1/4"P
Battery life AP 100 min 4) up to 18
Battery life AP 200 min 4) up to 42
Akku-Laufzeit mit AP 300 S min 5) bis 62
Battery life AP 300 min 4) up to 50

1) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2.5 (dB (A))
2) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2.5 dB (A)
3) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2m / s ²
4) Battery life times are approximate and may vary depending on application
5) Laufzeiten sind Anhaltswerte und können je nach Anwendung variieren.

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.

  • New operating concept
    New operating concept

    With lock button on the side and extended throttle trigger lockout, the new operating concept makes the saw even more comfortable to use.

  • Quick Stop Super function Zoom
    Quick Stop Super function

    Additional braking system for more safety - exclusively by STIHL. The chain does not stop only at kickback is sufficiently strong or active actuation of the front hand guard, but also when you release the rear handle. The overrun of the chain is stopped within seconds and protects the user.

  • Tool-free oil tank cap Zoom
    Tool-free oil tank cap

    The transparent oil tank and the tools operated oil tank cap the oil level can be easily and conveniently check.

  • EC Motor Zoom
    EC Motor

    The STIHL EC motor is extremely energy efficient, lightweight and compact. It runs quietly and generates very low vibrations, which ensures you and your machine can work comfortably for prolonged periods of time.

  • Brake lever with improved catch
    Brake lever with improved catch

    Ensures clear tactile feedback at chain brake attachment or removal.

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

MSA 161 T

Accessories

    • Vision Safety Glasses Zoom
      Vision Safety Glasses

      Very light glasses with a sporty design. Large lenses with 100% UV protection. Scratch-resistant exterior and interior. Certified to AS/NZS 1337.1

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    • 2-in-1 File Holder Zoom
      2-in-1 File Holder

      This practical file holder includes round and flat files to ensure an easy change of files.

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    • ADVANCE X-Vent Helmet Zoom
      ADVANCE X-Vent Helmet

      Low weight helmet set with optimized balance. Ear caps in slim design. Easy head size adjustment by ratched wheel even whilst wearing. Ventilation wholes spread over the entire shell. Metal visor: Spring steel mesh, very high light penetration. Light transmittance: 75-80%. Elastic visor sealing nlong the helmet against dirt and rain. Reflective Stickers all round. Ear protect: EN 352, EN 397, EN 1731.

    Technical data
    Ear protection 109 dBA
    Weight 830 g
    Helmet material ABS
    Inner fittings 6-points
    Transparency 75 –80 %

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    • BioPlus Bar & Cutter Lube Zoom
      BioPlus Bar & Cutter Lube

      Particularly eco-friendly with outstanding lubrication and adhesive properties. STIHL BioPlus is derived from plants and completely decomposes in the ground within a short space of time (tested according to OECD 301 B). It has been awarded the German 'Blue Angel' ecology mark and the European Eco-Label.

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    • ForestPlus chain oil Zoom
      ForestPlus chain oil

      Based on high-quality mineral oils. Reliable lubrication, no or resinification, even during prolonged downtimes.

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    • SynthPlus Chain Oil Zoom
      SynthPlus Chain Oil

      Do you question which lubricant is suitable for which cutting attachment, climate zone or type of wood? No need to puzzle over the answers with semi-synthetic STIHL chain lubricant. Our high-performance lubricant is extremely suitable for all moving saw chains. Well protected. STIHL chain lubricant effectively protects saw chains from wear. Thanks to its high temperature resistance, cutting attachments are optimally protected even from short-duration maximum thermal loads. Smoking is inhibited. Keeps on flowing. Even at temperatures down to -20° C, STIHL chain lubricant retains its outstanding flow properties. Selected additives prevent resinification of the cutting attachment and other treated parts. And you can start using the saw straight away, even after an extended idle period.

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    *Prices are valid from the 01/06/2020 to 31/08/2020.
    STIHL stores are operated as independent businesses. The products described in this website may not be on display or available at each STIHL store. STIHL reserves the right to change pricing at any time without notice.

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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