⚠️ WARNING! Improper use of any trimmer/brushcutter can cause serious or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow all safety instructions in your instruction manual. To reduce the risk of injury from blade contact, circular saw blades may be used on FS brushcutters that have a limitstop, a bicycle handle and double shoulder harness and not on FS brushcutters with a "J" handle or loop handle. Other rigid blades may be used on FS brushcutters having a bicycle handle, a "J" handle or a loop handle equipped with a barrier bar. To reduce the risk of eye injury always wear proper eye protection. Always use the appropriate deflector for the type of cutting attachment, as explained in your instruction manual.
🖊️ Note: STIHL recommends use of fuel with no more than 10% Ethanol content. Using fuel with greater than 10% Ethanol content may cause damage to your equipment and may void your STIHL warranty. Note:STIHL engine products with the Caring for Nature logo are cleaner than EPA Standards for exhaust emissions.
⚠️ WARNING! Improper use of any power tool may cause serious or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow carefully the operating and safety instructions in your instruction manual before using such products.
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• 26-inch Short Shaft great for homeowners and landscapers!
• Fixed angle 0° blade
• Lightweight and easy to use
Keep the STIHL HL 56 K (0°) extended hedge trimmer hard to reach. This extended hedge trimmer has a 26-inch shaft, designed for homeowners and beginning landscapers, making the handling easy. The HL 56 K (0°), a powerful two-stroke engine that is advanced, low-emission, and powerful, is fuel-efficient over time for lower cost of ownership. It has a lighter gearbox, shifting weight to the power head, to improve balance and maneuverabilities than the previous models. The 0° blade fixed-winning allows users to easily and accurately trim hard-to-reach areas.
Built in the USA
A majority of STIHL gasoline-powered units sold in the United States are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.
Caring for Nature
The STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and/or CARB exhaust emission standards.
The dual-ground blade system provides a clean cut and is ideal for cutting through stronger, thicker branches.
HL 56 K (0°) Specifications - Mid-Range Use
DISPLACEMENT 1.66 cu. in.
ENGINE POWER 1.07 bhp
FUEL CAPACITY 11.5 oz.
BLADE LENGTH 20 in.
SHAFT LENGTH 30 in.
OVERALL LENGTH 64 in.
CUTTING ATTACHMENT 20"/ 0° head
POWER SOURCE Gas
WEIGHT 12.6 lbs.
Note: Weight displayed is dry weight.
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