2012 STIHL FS 45
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This value-priced grass and weed trimmer is perfect for a homeowner's yard trimming tasks. The FS 45, the lightest weight model in the STIHL HomeScaper Series™, has a curved shaft for trimming around shrubs or fences. It's no wonder this is one of the most popular string trimmers in the STIHL lineup.
|Displacement||27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)|
|Engine||(Power) 0.75 kW (1.01 bhp)|
|Fuel Capacity||330 cc (11.2 oz.)|
|Weight||(Weight without cutting attachment or deflector.)4.1 kg (9.0 lbs.)|
- Adjustable Front Handle adjusts for comfort.
- Air Filter Cover is easy to remove for fast and easy filter cleaning or replacement.
- AUTOCUT® Trimming Head is a proven and dependable TapAction™ cutting head. Other cutting attachments available on most models.
- Clip for Strap or Harness
- Easy2Start™ System (E): This starting system reduces the strength and effort needed to start the engine. Available on some occasional use models only.
- ElastoStart™ Handle has a built-in shock absorber for smoother starting.
- Electronic Ignition provides easier starting and smoother running.
- Family Engine Concept includes many interchangeable components across model lines, enabling fast field fixes.
- Fully Lined Drive Shaft provides smooth operation and less vibration.
- Heavy-Duty Centrifugal Clutch is designed to reduce slippage.
- High-Tech Polymer Housings are lightweight, withstand greater impact and are corrosion-resistant.
- IntelliCarb™ Compensating Carburetor measures air on clean side of air filter and adjusts metering diaphragm in carburetor. Keeps RPM level even when filter begins to clog.
- Interchangeable Gearboxes fit many models, allowing for one machine to do a variety of tasks. See page 76.
- Long-Life Cylinders provide maximum wear life, better cooling and lubrication, more power output.
- Protected Choke Lever/Knob helps prevent damage.
- Protected or Enclosed Control Cables eliminate dangling and loose wires.
- Protected Spark Arrestor Muffler has large baffles which reduce noise level and contains a screen designed to reduce the emission of sparks.
- Protected Spark Plug is protected yet easy to change.
- Protected Throttle Trigger helps prevent damage. Professional models only.
- Purge Pump Primer lets you prime the carburetor without flooding it.
- Smooth Clean Design has no rough edges to snag on clothing or brush.
- Superior Balance and Design help reduce operator fatigue and make handling easy.
- Throttle Trigger Interlock must be depressed before the trigger can be activated.
- Upright Translucent Fuel Tank allows operator to easily check fuel level before starting work. Upright position makes it easier to refill.
- NOTE: STIHL trimmers, brushcutters and lawn edgers have many common features. However, all models may not have all the features shown here.
- Powered by STIHL HomeScaper Series™ engine
- TapAction™, 2-line AUTOCUT® head