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SH 56 Petrol Shredder: Powerful petrol vacuum shredder

The STIHL SH 56 is perfect for occasional users. This handheld shredder vacuum / blower has a specialised shredder blade on the fan wheel which reduces garden waste. It also converts easily into a handheld petrol leaf blower. Fitted with a semi-automatic choke and stop switch for smooth starts, this blower automatically resets to the starting position to help prevent accidental flooding.

  • Harness and ergonomic one-handed control make it suitable even for extended use
  • Petrol vacuum shredder for large properties with a lot of leaves
  • Both powerful and economical thanks to the STIHL 2-MIX engine
  • Powerful star-shaped shredding blade suitable for loose grass and even hedge cutting
  • Effortless starting with manual fuel pump
  • Ergonomic one-hand operation
  • Features

    The pictures shown are sample photos. The actual appearance of the equipment features and their specific attachment to the product may differ from the pictorial representations, but will have the same functionality.

    Manual fuel pump (purger)
    Multi-function control handle

    Technical details

    Capacity27.2 cm3
    Capacity1.66 cu-in
    Weight5.4 kg
    Blowing force13 N 1)
    Max. air speed159 mph

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