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STIHL MS 181 Petrol Chainsaw

STIHL MS 181 Petrol Chainsaw
Our Price:  £283.33
List Price:  £365.00
Saving Of:  22%
(Inc. 20% VAT)(£236.11 Exc. VAT)


  (2 Reviews)

The perfect saw for all-round garden tasks.

If you're looking for a chainsaw with STIHL's trademark quality that can cut firewood, help with building work, and fell small trees, the MS 181 has got you covered.

Packed with technology

This machine has several innovative features, as you would expect from a STIHL tool, to make your garden jobs easier. For example, their 2-MIX engine system uses 1-in-4 channel technology and provides high torque over a wide speed range. You can expect fuel savings of up to 20 percent compared to STIHL's regular 2-stroke engines, and exhaust emissions reduced by up to half. The Ematic chain lubrication system helps to ensure pinpoint lubrication of the saw chain links and guide bar rails, reducing bar oil consumption by up to 50 percent and resulting in longer wear with maximum lubrication.

Easy to handle and use

Weighing just 4.3 kg (excluding fuel, bar and chain), the MS 181 is comfortable to handle. Anti-vibration technology works to reduce vibrations at the unit's handles, which makes it easier to control and reduces fatigue from extended periods of operation. The oil and fuel tanks have simple tool-less filler caps, which takes the hassle out of filling up and reduces the chance of spillages, while all the important functions such as start, choke, throttle and stop are conveniently located on a single lever.

Impressive performance

Advanced combustion technology swirls the fuel-air mix before ignition, providing optimal combustion, efficient performance, lower fuel consumption and high torque across a broad rpm range. A compensator in the carburettor keeps the engine power constant by maintaining the fuel/air ratio as the air filter becomes clogged. This also means you don't need to clean the air filter until a noticeable drop in power occurs. With a choice of 12 inch / 30 cm, 14 inch / 35 cm and 16 inch / 40 cm bar lengths available, you can get exactly the right specification for your needs.

  • Displacement: 31.8 cm³
  • Power Output: 2 hp / 1.5 kW
  • Weight Without Fuel, Guide Bar and Chain: 4.3 kg
  • Power to Weight Ratio: 2.9 kg / kW
  • Sound Pressure Level: 98 dB(A)
  • Sound Power Level: 109 dB(A)
  • Vibration Level Left / Right: 3.3 / 3.1 m/s°
  • Oilomatic Saw Chain Pitch: 3/8" P
  • Oilomatic Saw Chain Type: Picco Micro Comfort 3
  • AntiVibration System: Standard
  • Side Access Chain Tensioning: Standard
  • Chain Quick Tensioning: Retrofittable (Special Accessory)
  • QuickStop Super Chain Brake: N/A
  • Manual Fuel Pump Primer: N/A
  • Decompression Valve: N/A
  • ElastoStart: Retrofittable (Special Accessory)
  • ErgoStart: N/A
  • Compensator: Standard
  • Long-Life Air Filter System: Standard
  • Tool-Less Fuel Caps: Standard
  • Intelligent Engine Management: N/A

Brand:  STIHL
Power Source:  Petrol

Part Number:  11392000150

Why choose us?

Garden Machinery Direct is a family run business with over 50 years experience in selling and servicing garden equipment. We are one of the biggest garden machinery retailers in the UK. Based in the Midlands, we are well placed to deliver products across the UK. We are main agents for all the biggest garden machinery brands, and have fantastic working relationships with world leading manufacturers.

Our goal is to offer customers top of the range garden machinery at discount prices, delivered direct to your door. Our friendly and professional staff are available by telephone or email to give expert advice on the equipment most suited to your needs or to answer any queries you may have. We also operate an efficient spare parts service, utilising the latest computer link-ups direct to manufacturers stocks.

All of the garden machinery we sell carries a manufacturers guarantee, supported by a nationwide network of authorised service dealers.

At Garden Machinery Direct we offer our customers the best deals and even better service.

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Average Rating (2 Reviews):  
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STIHL MS 181 Petrol Chainsaw
Sunday, 4 October 2020  | 

Good quality product. Fast and efficient delivery.


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STIHL MS 181 Petrol Chainsaw
Tuesday, 25 August 2020  | 

Ordered on behalf of a friend! He is really pleased with the saw and the service


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  • All machinery is tested by the manufacturer's trained technicians
  • When carrying out servicing and repairs, only genuine STIHL parts & spares are used to ensure quality

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