Selection Lightweight Trimmers and Brushcutters

FS 38

Light and easy to use 0.65kW Grass trimmer

General

Designed for those seeking a great entry level string trimmer with quality features, the FS 38 is ideal for the homeowner. Its lightweight design – just 4.1 kg - is surprising when compared to its power output. And its high cutting speeds and 380mm cutting width allow the user to complete trimming tasks quickly and comfortably. Combined with optimized balance, an ergonomic loop handle, curved shaft and low vibration, the FS 38 offers exceptional handling and maneuverability around landscaping obstacles.

Versions



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Technical data

Technical data

Technical data Value
Capacity cm3 27,2
Performance kW 0,65
Weight kg 1) 4,1
Cutting tool AutoCut C6-2
Cutting diameter mm 380
Tank volume l 0,33

1) Without fuel, cutting tool and without protection

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

Standard features

  • Loop handle (R) Zoom
    Loop handle (R)

    The loop handled grass trimmers and brushcutters are ideal for working in areas where space is limited, e.g. thinning between bushes and shrubs.

  • Multi-function control handle Zoom
    Multi-function control handle

    Easy, comfortable thumb-operated control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.

  • Manual fuel pump (Purger) Zoom
    Manual fuel pump (Purger)

    A small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburettor at the touch of a button. This reduces the number of starting strokes required following extended breaks in operations.

Additional features

  • Shoulder strap / carrying system Zoom
    Shoulder strap / carrying system

    Using a STIHL shoulder strap or carrying harness with soft padding makes work more comfortable, particularly during lengthy jobs.

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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

Gebrauchsanleitungen

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manual icon en 2021-07-16