The Stihl chainsaws are the embodiment of Old World craftsmanship and state-of-the-art European technology. Stihl chainsaws vary impressively in their model designs according to their purpose. With over 30 models of chainsaws and as many special features, Stihl chainsaw is a hot favorite among professional arborists and it is increasingly becoming popular for home garden management. The STIHL MS 280 is a superior chain saw, built with the german sense for functionality and durability we have come to expect from STIHL CHAINSAWS. With the STIHL MS 280's Engine Power of 2.7 kW (3.6 bhp) and a weight of only 5.3 kg (11.7 lbs) you get a chainsaw you can rely on to get the job done.
The Stihl chainsaw is easy to start, demanding lower muscle power for pulling the startup cord owing to its specialized decompression valve and the incorporation of an electronic ignition mechanism. The STIHL MS 280 holds 520 cc (17.6 oz.) of gas and 280 cc (9.5 oz.) of chain oil, and the available guide bars are 40 to 50 cm (16" to 20"). The Stihl chainsaw is one of the best available and will meet every need and also provides assurance that it will last as long as is desired.
Fact Sheet for STIHL MS 280 :
Engine Power: 2.7 kW (3.6 bhp) Powerhead Weight: 5.3 kg (11.7 lbs) Fuel Capacity: 520 cc (17.6 oz.) Chain Oil Capacity: 280 cc (9.5 oz.) OILOMATIC Chain: .325" RMC3 Guide Bars Available: 40 to 50 cm (16" to 20") Recommended Guide Bar: 16" 3003 008 6813 Recommended Saw Chain: #3634 26 RMC3 67