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The STIHL HS 56 C-E is a petrol hedge trimmer designed for semi-professional use. If you are looking for a robust, lightweight hedge trimmer that is easy to start and a dream to use then look no further. A number of standard features such as ErgoStart, anti-vibration system, double-sided cutter blades and the ergonomic loop make the HS 56 C-E the tool of choice for land owners and professional gardeners.


  • Long cleaning intervals courtesy of the long-life air filter system
  • STIHL ErgoStart means a smooth start with no sudden power peaks
  • Excellent cutting performance even in corners, due to the special cutter geometry
  • Comfort variant with standard tip protector to prevent damage

STIHL HS 56 C-E Petrol Hedge Trimmer

SKU: 4242-011-2947
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  • Displacement 21.4 cm³
    Power output 0.65/0.9 kW/bhp
    Tooth spacing 34 mm
    Blade length 60 cm
    Weight 4.5 kg 1)
    Tank volume 0.28 l
    Sound pressure level 95 dB(A) 2)
    Sound power level 107 dB(A) 2)
    Total length 104 cm
    Weight 4.5 kg 1)
    EPA Certified fuel consumption 0.488 l/h
    Vibration levels left 4.7 m/s2 3)
    Vibration levels right 5.5 m/s2 3)
    Stroke rate 3600 rpm
    CO² ­ 887 g/kWh
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