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MSA 160 C-BQ tool only

Innovative cordless chainsaw

The first STIHL cordless chainsaw with outstanding cordless cutting power. This 36 V chainsaw fulfills even the highest demands for performance and working comfort and is the perfect assistant for property maintenance, horticulture, cutting firewood and sawing work in enclosed areas. With new, low-vibration and low-kickback 1/4" PM3 saw chain and 30cm/12" long guide bar for branches and small trees with a maximum diameter of 20 cm.

Version Price
MSA 160 C-BQ, Bar length 12"/ 30cm
£260.00 (incl. VAT)

Recommended battery AP 200
Run time with AP 200 min 1) up to 35
Run time with AP 300 min 2) up to 50
Run time with AR 2000 min 2) up to 180
Run time with AR 3000 min 2) up to 230
Weight kg 3) 3.2
Weight without battery kg 2.7
Chain gauge 1/4 " P
Vibration levels left/right m/s² 4) 2.7/2.9
Sound pressure level dB(A) 5) 84
Sound power level dB(A) 6) 95
Oil tank volume cm3 209
Cordless Technology Lithium-Ion PRO
  • 1) Run times vary depending on the application
  • 2) Run times can vary depending on use and application
  • 3) Excluding battery
  • 4) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2m / s ²
  • 5) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2.5 (dB (A))
  • 6) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2.5 dB (A)

Standard

  • STIHL Quick Chain Tensioning (B)
    The STIHL chain quick tensioning system (B) makes it very easy to tension the chain. Just release the sprocket cover and turn the knob to set the optimum tension. No tools needed.
  • Ematic chain lubrication system
    The STIHL Ematic chain lubrication system provides maximum lubrication, longer wear and less oil consumption that conventional methods of chain lubrication. The oil consumption can therefore be reduced by up to 50%.
  • Two-handled operation
    The ergonomically shaped handle and rear control handle with comfortable soft-grip component ensure safe working in all operating positions.
  • Operating handle
    The black soft component on the rear handle provides a secure and firm grip in all working positions.
  • Toolless filler cap
    The tank can be filled quickly and easily using the toolless filler cap.
  • STIHL Electric Motor (EC)
    The STIHL electric motor (EC) is extremely energy efficient, lightweight and compact. It runs quietly, generates very low vibrations and does not require servicing.
  • Powerful 36 V, 6.0 ah Lithium-Ion battery. The AP 300 is STIHL's most powerful handheld battery, offering increased run times for those bigger jobs. The battery has an integrated LED charge indicator, clearly displaying as and when the battery needs charging. Compatible with the AL 101, AL 300 and AL 500 charger unit. Click on the technical data tab to learn more about individual machine run times.
    £187.00 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • Highest capacity lithium-ion backpack battery (1148 Wh) for longer running times. With a six LED charge level indicator, you will always know how much time you have left before needing to re-charge the unit. Sturdy housing with integrated carry handle and comfortable harness with lap belt and central buckle. Connection cable with plug (for use with BGA 100) and AP adapter. Ideally suited to those bigger jobs, especially in more noise sensitive areas. Click on the technical data tab to learn more about individual machine run times.
    £830.00 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • 36 V, 4.0 ah Lithium-Ion battery. The AP 200 offers excellent run times on our cordless tools. The battery has an integrated LED charge indicator, clearly displaying as and when the battery needs charging. Compatible with the AL 101, AL 300 and AL 500 charger unit. Click on the technical data tab to learn more about individual machine run times.
    £125.00 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • Quick charger for STIHL Lithium-ion batteries. With operating mode indicator and active battery cooling. The quick charger will fully charge an AP 100 battery in 50 minutes, AP 200 in 55 minutes and AP 300 in 75 minutes.
    £70.00 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • The quickest charger for STIHL Lithium-ion batteries. With operating mode indicator and active battery cooling. The quick charger will fully charge all the AP (Lithium-Ion PRO) batteries in 35 minutes. The AL 500 is highly recommended to charge the AR 2000 (130 min) and AR 3000 (160 min) backpack batteries.
    £120.00 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • Backpack lithium-ion batteries with high capacity for longer running times. Sturdy housing with base and charge level indicator (six LEDs), comfortable and ergonomic harness with integrated carry handle and rain protection cover. 916 Wh battery energy, weight 7.8 kg.
    £730.00 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • Made from sturdy nylon. For safe storage and transport of all chainsaws with bar lengths up to 45cm / 18". With small additional pocket.
    £33.00 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • Made of durable plastic. For safe storage and transport of all chainsaws with bar lengths up to 45cm / 18".
    £37.50 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • Exclusive to STIHL: This saw chain was specially designed for light, compact chainsaws and ensures less kickback and lower vibration levels. It combines exceptional cutting performance and quality with great user comfort. The 1/4" Picco chain features a flat and narrow design as well as the small chain pitch.
    £18.76 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • The combination of this particularly narrow guide bar with the 1/4" Picco chain (designed especially for cordless chainsaws and the MS 150 / MS150 T), offers considerable savings in weight coupled with improved cutting performance. Like all STIHL guide bars, it is made of high-grade chrome molybdenum steel.
    £35.00 Product Details (incl. VAT)
  • For covering the battery slot on any STIHL cordless machine. Protects against dust and dirt during long storage periods.
    £2.60 Product Details (incl. VAT)
These products can be reserved online with no obligation and picked up at our store. Here we offer you personal advice and professional service. Since your safety is of particular importance for us, we provide you with extensive personal instruction for a safe handling.