Technique and machine maintenance

Tool use and maintenance

Your safety has always been an important part of our everyday work. So we have produced some special safety manuals for you which you can view here. Combined with the correct technique you will make safe and effective progress.

Sharpening STIHL saw chains

Sharpening STIHL saw chains

STIHL offers every user, from occasional to professional, the right tools for maintaining saw chains. Select and learn how to use the right tools for sharpening your STIHL saw chain.

FF1 file holder guide and FG4 roller filing tool

FF1 file holder guide and FG4 roller filing tool

The STIHL FF1 file holder guide and STIHL FG4 roller filing tool are ideal for sharpening all cylindrically ground STIHL Oilomatic chains. The easy to handle nature of the tools gives precise chain sharpening with minimum effort.

Handling a brushcutter

Handling a brushcutter

Here we show you step by step and with lots of detailed pictures how to start your STIHL brushcutter ...

The correct way to cut hedges

The correct way to cut hedges

For everyone wishing to maintain their hedges or individual shrubs, ...

Starting a STIHL chainsaw

Starting a STIHL chainsaw

Want to start your chainsaw? We show you how to do it – step by step ...

Protective equipment

Protective equipment

Comfortable to wear, optimum protection. Safety is very important to STIHL. …

Getting a lawn mower ready for winter

Getting a lawn mower ready for winter

There are one or two points to bear in mind when storing your lawn mower over the winter season ...

YouTube STIHL – our YouTube channel

Visit our YouTube channel to see the pure fascination of the STIHL brand and STIHL products for yourself. Why not take a look?

STIHL videos on YouTube

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