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More comfort during long mowing jobs

The STIHL FS 261 C-E petrol brushcutter supports professionals in large scale landscape maintenance, horticulture, and agriculture mowing tasks. The large mowing circle diameter of 300mm is ideal for large, complex mowing jobs.

The STIHL FS 261 C-E features a powerful STIHL 2-MIX engine which combines high performance with economical consumption.  The STIHL Easy2Start feature will allow you to start up the motor easily with just a gentle, even pull.

Carry out onerous work efficiently, and with less energy with the ergonomic two-hand grip. An added benefit is the one-hand multifunction handle which lets you control the engine with just one hand.

The extremely light and comfortable fully adjustable double harness, supplied as standard provides additional support, especially for longer periods of use, and evenly distributes the weight over your body.

Note: The STIHL FS 261 C-E is supplied with 300-3 brush knife as standard.


The pictures shown are sample photos. The actual appearance of the equipment features and their specific attachment to the product may differ from the pictorial representations, but will have the same functionality.

Multi-function Control Handle
Bike handle
Anti-vibration system

Technical details

Engine power2 kW
Displacement41.6 cm³
Displacement2.5 cu-in
Engine power2.7 bhp
Weight7.8 kg 1)

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