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A sturdy, robust and durable clearing saw for professional use in landscape maintenance. The FS 490 C-EM features a low vibration level thanks to the four-point anti-vibration system. It comes with simple starting technology, stop button and fully electronic M-Tronic engine management as standard. It also features a STIHL 2-MIX engine for up to 20% lower fuel consumption and up to 50% reduction in exhaust emissions compared with conventional STIHL two stroke engines of the same power output without 2-MIX technology. The new advance Plus harness comes as standard.


Power Petrol
Engine Capacity (cc) 51.6
Output Power (hp) 3.3
Fuel 2-MIX
Fuel tank capacity (Litres) 0.99