An extended length hedge trimmer with a convenient short shaft ideally suited for homeowner and entry-level landscaper use.
Maintain hard-to-reach hedges with the STIHL HL 56 K (0°) extended length hedge trimmer. Designed for homeowners and beginning landscapers, this extended length hedge trimmer has a 26-inch short-shaft which makes it easy to handle. With its advanced, low-emission, powerful two-stroke engine, the HL 56 K (0°) is fuel efficient for a lower cost of ownership over time. It features a lighter gearbox than previous models, shifting weight to the powerhead for better balance and maneuverability. The fixed-angle 0° blade allows users to trim hard-to-reach areas smoothly and precisely.
|HL 56 K (0°) Specifications - Mid-Range Use|
|DISPLACEMENT||27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)|
|ENGINE POWER||0.8 kW (1.07 bhp)|
|FUEL CAPACITY||340 cc (11.5 oz.)|
|BLADE LENGTH||50 cm (20 in.)|
|SHAFT LENGTH||76.0 cm (30 in.)|
|OVERALL LENGTH||64 in.|
|CUTTING ATTACHMENT||20"/ 0° head|
|WEIGHT*||5.7 kg (12.6 lbs.)|
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Reduced-Emission Engine Technology - Caring for Nature
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The dual-ground blade system provides a clean cut and is ideal for cutting through stronger, thicker branches.
Common Features for Hedge Trimmers
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