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FSA 56 tool only

Trimmed to shape with a top shape trimmer

General

Cordless brushcutter with very high-performance mowing for grass trimming and clearing work. Cutting circle diameter of 280 mm, soft grip, adjustable loop handle, the mowing line automatically readjusts when the mowing head is tapped on the ground. Quiet, no ear protection needed.

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Deviations from the product range and information provided here are possible, depending on the country. STIHL reserves the right to make changes to technical specifications and equipment.

Technical specifications

FSA 56

Technical specifications

Technical specifications Values
Battery Technology Lithium-Ion AK-System
Rated voltage 36 V
Weight 1) 2,5 kg
Vibration level, left/right with plastic tool 2) 3,5/3,5 m/s²
Total length 3) 147 cm
Cutting tool AutoCut 2-2
Cutting diameter 280 mm
Battery life AK 10 4) up to 25 min
Battery life AK 10 4) up to 50 min
Battery life AK 30 5) up to 60 min

1) Weight excluding battery, with cutting tool and guard
2) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2m / s ²
3) Without tools
4) Battery life times are approximate and may vary depending on application
5) Battery life times are approximate and may vary depending on application

Deviations from the product range and information provided here are possible, depending on the country. STIHL reserves the right to make changes to technical specifications and equipment.

Features

FSA 56

Standard equipment

  • Soft grip with control lever Zoom
    Soft grip with control lever

    The soft grip with its control lever for switching on and off and control lever lock absorbs some of the vibrations and is extremely easy to grip.

  • Spacer bracket Zoom
    Spacer bracket

    Practical spacer bracket for mowing along obstacles and around trees and bushes.

  • Loop handle Zoom
    Loop handle

    The loop handle angle can be adjusted without tools using the tommy screw. It is ideal for working in confined spaces, e.g. for clearing work between bushes and shrubs.

  • Intermediate battery position in the device Zoom
    Intermediate battery position in the device

    The battery can be inserted into the device in 2 stages. In the first locking stage – the intermediate position – the battery is secured in the device but does not touch the contacts in the device. In the second locking stage – the operating position – the battery is completely inserted and touches the contacts in the device.

  • Quiet operation Zoom
    Quiet operation

    The STIHL AK-System devices are so quiet you don't even need ear protection.

  • Length-adjustable shaft Zoom
    Length-adjustable shaft

    With its flexible handles and variable shaft length, the perfectly balanced FSA 56 can be ideally adapted to your specific way of working.

Deviations from the product range and information provided here are possible, depending on the country. STIHL reserves the right to make changes to technical specifications and equipment.

Cutting Tools

FSA 56

Cutting Tools

    • Line spool Zoom
      Line spool

      Line spool for the FSE 52, FSA 56

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    • Line spool Zoom
      Line spool

      Line spool for the FSE 52, FSA 56

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    • Line spool Zoom
      Line spool

      Line spool for the FSE 52, FSA 56

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Deviations from the product range and information provided here are possible, depending on the country. STIHL reserves the right to make changes to technical specifications and equipment.

Accessories

FSA 56

Accessories

    • STIHL Smart Connector Zoom
      STIHL Smart Connector

      The Smart Connector can be attached to petrol-driven, electric, and cordless products, enabling it to deliver important information about your STIHL power tool via Bluetooth® 4.2. The Smart Connector offers entirely new functions and services, as a basis for device management both in your home garden using the STIHL app, and for managing your machine fleet using the STIHL connected Portal.

    Technical specifications Values
    Weight 20 g
    Dimensions (l x b x h) 53 x 42 x 14 mm
    Signal range ca. 10 m
    Running time per battery charge ca. 1 Year
    Connectivity BLE 4,2
    Battery 3V CR2.032

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    • AL 101 charger Zoom
      AL 101 charger

      230 V. Compatible with STIHL AP and AK batteries. With charge level indicator (LED). Cord wrap with velcro. Wall mounting possible.

    Technical specifications Values
    Charging current 1,6 A
    Power output 0,1 kW
    Charging time AK 10 1) 95 min
    Charging time AK 20 1) 180 min
    Weight 0,7 kg

    1) Up to 100 % capacity

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    • AL 300 quick charger Zoom
      AL 300 quick charger

      AL 300 quick charger 230 V. For STIHL AP and AR batteries. Device in housing base for wall mounting and cable rewind, with operating mode indicator (LED) and active battery cooling.

    Technical specifications Values
    Rated voltage 220-240 V
    Power output 0,3 kW
    Weight 2,6 Pounds
    Weight 1,2 kg
    Rated current 2,3 A
    Charging current 6,5 A

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    • AL 500 hi-speed charger Zoom
      AL 500 hi-speed charger

      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 System batteries in 45 minutes. The AL 500 is highly recommended to charge the AR 2000 (130 min) and AR 3000 (160 min) backpack batteries.

    Technical specifications Values
    Rated current 2,6 A
    Charging current 12 A
    Weight 1,3 kg
    Weight 2,9 Pounds
    Power output 0,6 kW
    Rated voltage 220-240 V

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    • Battery bag Zoom
      Battery bag

      Lightweight, hard-wearing bag for easy transport and clean storage of STIHL cordless tool accessories. For one battery with a charger.

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    • Spacer bracket Zoom
      Spacer bracket

      Spacer bracket for mowing along obstacles, trees and shrubs.

    Versions

Deviations from the product range and information provided here are possible, depending on the country. STIHL reserves the right to make changes to technical specifications and equipment.

Battery

FSA 56

Battery

    • AK 10 Zoom
      AK 10

      Compact lithium-ion battery for the for the STIHL AK-System with a voltage of 36 V and a capacity of 72 Wh. Battery life depends on the device type. With charge level indicator (LED). Compatible with AL 101, AL 100, AL 300 and AL 500 chargers.

    Technical specifications Values
    Weight 0,8 kg
    Rated voltage 36 V
    Energy Content 1) 72 Wh
    Battery cell technology Lithium-Ionen AK-System

    1) Power capacity according to the specifications of the cell manufacturer. The actual power capacity available during operation is lower, to increase service life

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    • AK 20 Zoom
      AK 20

      Compact lithium-ion battery for the STIHL AK-System with a voltage of 36 V and a capacity of 144 Wh. Battery life depends on the device type. With charge level indicator (LED). Compatible with AL 101, AL 100, AL 300 and AL 500 chargers.

    Technical specifications Values
    Weight 1,2 kg
    Rated voltage 36 V
    Energy Content 1) 144 Wh
    Battery cell technology Lithium-Ionen AK-System

    1) Power capacity according to the specifications of the cell manufacturer. The actual power capacity available during operation is lower, to increase service life

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    • AK 30 Zoom
      AK 30

      Compact lithium-ion battery for the STIHL AK-System with a voltage of 36 V and a capacity of 180 Wh. Battery life depends on the device type. With charge level indicator (LED). Compatible with AL 101, AL 100, AL 300 and AL 500 chargers.

    Technical specifications Values
    Weight 1,3 kg
    Rated voltage 36 V
    Energy Content 1) 180 Wh
    Battery cell technology Lithium-Ionen AK-System
    Battery life MSA 140 C-BQ 2) 45 min

    1) Power capacity according to the specifications of the cell manufacturer. The actual power capacity available during operation is lower, to increase service life
    2) Battery life times depend on the conditions of use and may vary

    Versions

Deviations from the product range and information provided here are possible, depending on the country. STIHL reserves the right to make changes to technical specifications and equipment.

Documents

Owners manuals and safety brochures

Languages Date Link
International 29.07.2019