Selection Brushcutters and clearing saws

FR 460 TC-EFM

With STIHL M-Tronic, STIHL ErgoStart (E), split shaft and STIHL E-Start (F)

General

FR 460 TC-EFM

For mowing jobs that require moving from place to place over large areas that are difficult to access. STIHL anti-vibration system, STIHL ErgoStart, multi-function handle, loop handle, 2-MIX engine, STIHL M-Tronic, stop button, tool bag, split shaft and e-Start (F).

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The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Product variations

Technical data

FR 460 TC-EFM

Technical data

Displacement 45,6 cm³
Power output 2,2/3 kW/PS
Weight 1) 11,4 kg
Sound pressure level with metal tool 2) 99 dB(A)
Sound pressure level with plastic tool 2) 100 dB(A)
Sound power level with metal tool 2) 112 dB(A)
Sound power level 2) 112 dB(A)
Vibration level, right with plastic tool 3) 3,5 m/s²
Vibration level, left/right with metal tool 3) 2/2 m/s²
Vibration level, left with plastic tool 3) 3,6 m/s²
Total length 4) 28 m
Cutting diameter 420 mm

1) Without fuel, cutting tool and without protection
2) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2.5 dB (A)
3) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2m/s ²
4) Without cutting tool

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Features

FR 460 TC-EFM

Standard features

  • Anti-vibration system Zoom
    Anti-vibration system

    Intense vibration at the handles of power tools can lead to long-term effects on blood vessels in the hands and arms. STIHL has developed an effective anti-vibration system whereby the oscillations from the machine's engine are dampened which significantly reduces vibrations at the handles.

  • STIHL ErgoStart (E) Zoom
    STIHL ErgoStart (E)

    Easy starting is achieved by an additional spring between the crankshaft and the starter cord reel. One smooth, steady pull is all it takes for reliable starting of power tools fitted with STIHL ErgoStart. Standard with all CE models.

  • STIHL E-Start (F) Zoom
    STIHL E-Start (F)

    The new dimensions of the ErgoStart: The STIHL E-Start.The FR 480 C-F brushcutter can be carried on your back and is turned on by pushing a button on the multi-function handle, so you don't have to put it down. Easy to fill, purge and start up. The starter battery charges itself up during operation, so the device is always ready to be used. (similar to illustration)

  • Multi-function control handle Zoom
    Multi-function control handle

    Easy, comfortable thumb-operated control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.

  • STIHL 2-MIX engine with stratified charge system Zoom
    STIHL 2-MIX engine with stratified charge system

    The STIHL two stroke engine with 2-MIX technology ensures a high power output and excellent torque levels while reducing fuel consumptioon by up to 20%*. It combines a four-channel cylinder with a stratified charge system. Exhaust emissions are also lowered by up to 70%*. The engine is compliant with EU II European emissions standard. (*Compared with STIHL 2-stroke engines of the same power output without 2-MIX technology. Percentages may vary depending on model.)

  • STIHL M-Tronic Zoom
    STIHL M-Tronic

    This fully electronic engine management system adjusts ignition timing and fuel metering in all operating modes. It also takes external conditions such as temperature, altitude and fuel quality into account. It ensures consistent engine performance, a constant maximum speed and superb acceleration. STIHL M-Tronic makes manual carburettor adjustments unnecessary. Thanks to electronic cold/warm start recognition, now there is only one start position on the combi-lever. The engine starts after fewer pulls and with no change of position, and can immediately accelerate up to speed - even after a cold start. STIHL M-Tronic also remembers the settings from the last time the tool was used. So when external conditions are the same, optimal engine performance is available every time you start up again.

  • Shoulder strap / carrying system Zoom
    Shoulder strap / carrying system

    Using a STIHL shoulder strap or carrying harness with soft padding makes work more comfortable, particularly during lengthy jobs.

  • Choke lever (M-Tronic) Zoom
    Choke lever (M-Tronic)

    This fully electronic engine management system adjusts ignition timing and fuel metering in all operating modes. It also takes external conditions such as temperature, altitude and fuel quality into account. It ensures consistent engine performance, a constant maximum speed and superb acceleration. M-Tronic makes manual carburettor adjustments unnecessary. Thanks to electronic cold/warm start recognition, now there is only one start position on the combi-lever. The engine starts after fewer pulls and with no change of position, and can immediately accelerate up to speed - even after a cold start. M-Tronic also remembers the settings from the last time the tool was used. So when external conditions are the same, optimal engine performance is available every time you start up again.

  • Compensator Zoom
    Compensator

    A controller in the carburettor prevents the fuel-air mixture getting richer as the air filter becomes clogged. The correct quantity of fuel is delivered to the carburettor depending on the quantity of air passing through the air filter. This keeps the fuel/air ratio in the combustion mixture constant and hence also the engine power. The filter doesn't need to be cleaned until an appreciable drop in power occurs.

  • Stop button Zoom
    Stop button

    You do not need to control the stop button when restarting. The engine can be started at any time. (similar to illustration)

  • Manual fuel pump (Purger) Zoom
    Manual fuel pump (Purger)

    A small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburettor at the touch of a button. This reduces the number of starting pulls required following extended breaks in operations.

  • Loop handle (R) Zoom
    Loop handle (R)

    The loop handled grass trimmers and brushcutters are ideal for working in areas where space is limited, e.g. thinning between bushes and shrubs.

  • Goggles Zoom
    Goggles

    It is important to protect your eyes from debris and harmful UV radiation. A pair of safety glasses is supplied with this machine. Please note, additional face protection must be worn when working with brushcutters.

  • Detachable shaft Zoom
    Detachable shaft

    The shaft can be detached without the use of tools for easy storage and transport.

  • Long life air filter Zoom
    Long life air filter

    The easily accessible filter paper ensures long service intervals.

  • Tool bag Zoom
    Tool bag

    A practical way of transporting tools. Two compartments. Easily attached to the universal or forestry harness.

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Cutting Tools

FR 460 TC-EFM

Cutting Tools

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      AutoCut C mowing head (2-line)

      Double lines, for mowing and thinning work. Mowing lines are automatically extended when the mowing head is tapped on the ground. With comfort grip for easy re-loading.

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      DuroCut mowing head

      Double or quadruple lines, for mowing and thinning work. Up to four lines can be easily inserted. Compatible with many different sizes and types of mowing line.

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      Grass cutting blade 250-44

      Low-throw, steel grass-cutting blade with 44 teeth (diameter: 250 mm). Clippings are not scattered, and the risk of stones flying up as debris is low. Ideal for mowing tough, dry grass and stubborn weeds. Suitable for reeds and bushes. Use only with the universal guard.

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      Grass cutting blade (2 blades)

      Steel double blade, reversible. For working on areas of tough grass.

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      FixCut mowing head

      An easy to use mowing head, with double line for mowing and thinning work. A new nylon line can be fitted easily by hand, without opening the mowing head.

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      TrimCut mowing head

      Double line, for mowing and thinning work. Mowing lines are extended by hand.

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