2018 STIHL FS 38

$129.95


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New/Used
New
Availability
In Stock
Location
Valley Power Equipment
Title
Clean
Condition
Excellent
Year
2018
Manufacturer
STIHL
Model
FS 38

Overview

Description

A lightweight, value-priced consumer trimmer with many quality design features.



Designed for those seeking a great entry level string trimmer at a value price, the FS 38 is ideal for the homeowner. Its lightweight design - just 9.3 pounds! - is surprising when compared to its power output. And its high cutting speeds and 15" cutting width allow the user to complete trimming tasks in a short amount of time. Combined with optimized balance, an ergonomic loop handle, curved shaft and low vibration, the FS 38 offers exceptional handling and maneuverability around landscaping obstacles.

Model Features
  • Adjustable front handle: The front handle is easily adjustable (360-degree rotation) for comfort.
  • Fully Lined Drive Shaft: Provides smooth operation and less vibration.
  • High Tech Polymer Housing: Housings are lightweight, withstand greater impact and are corrosion-resistant.
  • Start/Run/Stop Controls on Handle
  • Protected Choke Lever/Knob: Helps prevent damage.
  • Throttle Trigger Interlock: Must be depressed before the trigger can be activated.
  • Air Filter Cover: Easily removed for fast and easy filter cleaning or replacement.
  • Protected or Enclosed Control Cables: Eliminate dangling and loose wires.
  • Heavy-Duty Steel-On-Steel Clutch: Centrifugal clutch is designed to reduce slippage.
  • Protected Spark Plug: Protected yet easy to change.
  • Protected Spark Arrestor Muffler: Has large baffles which reduce noise level and contains a screen designed to reduce the emission of sparks.
  • Upright Translucent Fuel Tank: Allows operator to easily check fuel level before starting work. Upright position makes it easier to refill.
  • Purge Pump Primer: By pressing the bulb, this small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburetor, reducing the number of starting pulls needed after an extended break between uses.
  • Cutting Heads & Blades Selection Chart: Need help selecting a cutting head or blade for your STIHL trimmer or brushcutter?: Click here to view the Cutting Heads & Blades Selection Chart (PDF Format).
Specifications
  • Displacement: 27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)
  • Engine Power: 0.65 kW (0.87 bhp)
  • Weight*: 4.2 kg (9.3 lb.)
  • Fuel Capacity: 330 cc (11.2 oz.)
  • Cutting Swath: 15"
  • Power Source: Gas
NOTES:
* Weight without cutting attachment or deflector.

Specs

Engine

Engine Type
Gas
Horsepower
0.87 bhp (0.65 kW)
Displacement
1.66 cu. in. (27.2 cc)

General

Cutting Width
15 in.
Weight
9.3 lb. (4.2 kg)

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