FSA 56 tool only - COMPACT Cordless grass trimmer
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FSA 56 tool only

COMPACT Cordless grass trimmer

General

FSA 56
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Feature packed and simple to use, the FSA 56 is perfect for trimming jobs around medium to large lawns. The light tool weight and adjustable shaft is great for users of all sizes and makes grass trimming even more comfortable. Quiet cordless technology boasts impressive performance, even when faced with those tougher jobs.

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Price

* Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

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.

Technical data

FSA 56

Technical data

Run time with AK 10 battery min 1) up to 25
Run time with AK 20 battery min 1) up to 50
Weight kg 2.5
Vibration value, left m/s2 2) 3.5
Vibration value, right m/s2 2) 3.5
Cutting tool AutoCut 2-2
Total length cm 3) 147
Protection class III / III

1) Run times may vary according to the application.
2) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2m / s ²
3) Without cutting attachment

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

FSA 56

Standard features

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

    The soft handle grip allows for better control and secure a grip in all conditions.

  • Loop handle Zoom
    Loop handle

    The loop handle angle can be easily adjusted without using tools. It is great for working in confined spaces and for trimming jobs between bushes and shrubs.

  • Quiet technology Zoom
    Quiet technology

    The STIHL Compact Cordless System tools are so quiet you don't even need to wear 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.

  • Neutral locking position Zoom
    Neutral locking position

    The battery can be inserted into the tool in 2 stages. In the first neutral position, the battery is secured in the tool but does not connect with the contacts, allowing for safe transport. In the second operating position, the battery is completely inserted allowing for full operation of the tool.

Additional features

  • Spacer bracket Zoom
    Spacer bracket

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

We present some Product Technology features in product technology .

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 Attachments

FSA 56

Cutting Attachments

    • Replacement line spools for electric and cordless grass trimmers Zoom
      Replacement line spools for electric and cordless grass trimmers

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    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • Replacement line spools for electric and cordless grass trimmers Zoom
      Replacement line spools for electric and cordless grass trimmers

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    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

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.

Accessories

FSA 56

Accessories

    • AK 10 battery Zoom
      AK 10 battery

      Compact Lithium-Ion battery for the COMPACT cordless power system with a voltage of 36 V and a capacity of 118 Wh. Battery life depends on the device type. With charge level indicator (LED).

    Technical data
    Battery life HSA 56 1) 30 min
    Battery life FSA 56 1) 20 min
    Battery life BGA 56 1) 9 min
    Battery life MSA 120 C-BQ 1) 15 min
    Battery life time MSA 140 C-BQ 2) 15 min
    Battery cell technology LITHIUM-ION
    Battery weight 0.8 kg
    Battery energy 54 Wh
    Rated voltage (V) 36 V

    1) Running times depend on the conditions of use and may vary
    2) Battery life times are approximate and may vary depending on application

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    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • AK 20 battery Zoom
      AK 20 battery

      36 V, Lithium-Ion battery for the Compact Cordless System and a capacity of 118 Wh. Battery life depends on the device type. With charge level indicator (LED).

    Technical data
    Battery life HSA 56 1) 80 min
    Battery life FSA 56 1) 40 min
    Battery life BGA 56 1) 18 min
    Battery life MSA 120 C-BQ 1) 35 min
    Battery life time MSA 140 C-BQ 2) 35 min
    Battery cell technology Lithium-Ion
    Battery weight 1.2 kg
    Battery energy 108 Wh
    Rated voltage (V) 36 V

    1) Running times depend on the conditions of use and may vary
    2) Battery life times are approximate and may vary depending on application

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    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • AK 30 battery Zoom
      AK 30 battery

      Compact lithium-ion battery for the COMPACT cordless power 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 300 and AL 500 chargers.

    Technical data
    Battery life HSA 56 1) 120 min
    Battery life FSA 56 1) 60 min
    Battery life BGA 56 1) 30 min
    Battery life MSA 120 C-BQ 1) 55 min
    Battery life time MSA 140 C-BQ 2) 45 min
    Battery cell technology LITHIUM-ION
    Battery weight 1.3 kg
    Battery energy 180 Wh
    Rated voltage (V) 36 V

    1) Running times depend on the conditions of use and may vary
    2) Battery life times are approximate and may vary depending on application

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    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • Carry bag for battery accessories Zoom
      Carry bag for battery accessories

      Soft bag for safe transport and storage of up to 2 x STIHL Li-ion batteries and 1 x STIHL charger.

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    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • Spacer bracket Zoom
      Spacer bracket

      Spacer bracket for mowing along obstacles, trees and shrubs.

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    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • AL 101 charger Zoom
      AL 101 charger

      230 V charger compatible with STIHL AP and AK batteries. With operating mode indicator (LED) and passive battery cooling. Cable tie with Velcro strap. The charger can be wall mounted if required.

    Technical data
    Weight 0.7 kg
    Charge time - AK 10 battery 1) 80 min
    Charge time - AK 20 battery 2) 150 min
    Charge time - AK 30 battery 2) 205 min
    Charging time AP 100 3) 90 min
    Charging time AP 200 3) 165 min
    Charging time AP 300 3) 250 min
    Charging current 1.6 A
    Power output 0.1 kW
    Protection class II

    1) Charge time in minutes to 100% capacity
    2) Charge time in minutes to 100 % capacity
    3) Up to 100 % capacity

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    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • AL 300 Quick charger Zoom
      AL 300 Quick charger

      Quick charger for STIHL Lithium-ion batteries. With operating mode indicator and active battery cooling. The quick charger will fully charge an AP 100 battery in 50 minutes, AP 200 in 55 minutes and AP 300 in 75 minutes.

    Technical data
    Charge time - AK 10 battery 1) 0 min
    Charge time - AK 20 battery 2) 0 min
    Charge time - AK 30 battery 2) 0 min
    Weight 3) 1.2 kg
    Charging time AP 100 4) 50 min
    Charging time AP 200 4) 55 min
    Charging time AP 300 4) 75 min
    Power output 0.3 kW
    Protection class II
    Charging current 6.5 A

    1) Charge time in minutes to 100% capacity
    2) Charge time in minutes to 100 % capacity
    3) 0
    4) Up to 100 % capacity

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    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

    • 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 (Lithium-Ion PRO) batteries in 35 minutes. The AL 500 is highly recommended to charge the AR 2000 (130 min) and AR 3000 (160 min) backpack batteries.

    Technical data
    Weight 1) 1.3 kg
    Weight 1.3 kg
    Charging time AP 100 2) 0 min
    Charging time AP 200 2) 35 min
    Charging time AP 300 2) 35 min
    Power output 0.6 kW
    Protection class II
    Charging current 12 A

    1) 0
    2) Up to 100 % capacity

    Versions

    Price

    * Manufacturer's recommended retail price updated as of February 2018 The manufacturer's recommended retail prices are subject to change without notice.

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.

Documents

Owners manuals and safety brochures

STIHL FSA 56 (GB) Download PDF, 2.5 MB

Notes:

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