A low weight, compact petrol brushcutter with loop handle.
If you are seeking an excellent entry point into the world of petrol brushcutters, STIHL's FS 55 R is an ideal starting point, with its low weight, compact form factor and superb balance.
Excellent in difficult conditions
Due to the loop-handled design, the FS 55 R is perfect for using where space is limited, such as between bushes and shrubs, or over difficult terrain.
Easy & comfortable to use
As well as the loop handle, which allows comfortable use in challenging conditions, the FS 55 R also includes a multi-function control handle, for easy, comfortable, thumb-operated control, so your hand never has to leave the handle.
Reliable starting & operation
With an electronic ignition module, you can count on reliable starting and trouble-free running. The ignition system is fully enclosed and provides proof against damp and dirt.