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NEWMSA 161 T

Handy cordless chainsaw for professional tree maintenance

General

MSA 161 T
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Very lightweight, professional cordless 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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Price

*Prices are valid from the 1/11/19 to 30/11/19.
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Technical data

MSA 161 T

Technical data

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
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

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 EC motor gets up to 55% more power from the battery and protects him there - because the battery life increases up to 70%. He also convinces with low weight, compact dimensions and almost wear-free mechanism.

  • 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.

Documents

Owners manuals and safety brochures

STIHL MSA 161 T (D, F, GB, I, NL) Download PDF, 14.9 MB

Notes:

  • STIHL online owner’s manuals are usually for the latest versions of the machine. Your product may be a slightly older production model but the manual will still be appropriate for the relevant model number.
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