STIHL FS 240 Professional Trimmer
The STIHL FS 240 is a heavy-duty professional trimmer that combines a rugged design with the versatility needed to attack extreme cutting situations. The easy-to-adjust bike handle provides comfort in use, and then swivels to simplify transport. This trimmer comes standard with our most popular professional cutting head, and can be utilized with brush knife and saw blade attachments. From highway exits to low-lying ditches, the FS 240 can cut and clear day after day.
Shoulder Strap / Carrying System – Using a shoulder strap or carrying system helps distribute the weight of the equipment for increased operator comfort and improved maneuverability.
Simplified Starting Procedure – To get started, simply pump the fuel primer, set the choke and pull the starter cord. The built-in stop switch allows the user to turn off the engine with a simple press of the button. When the engine is off, the throttle lock automatically returns to the “start” setting. Your power tool will be ready to be started when you’re ready to get back to work.
Fully Lined Drive Shaft – Provides smooth operation and less vibration.
High Tech Polymer Housing – Housings are lightweight, withstand greater impact and are corrosion-resistant.
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.