Side chain tensioner
The tensioning screw can be found on the side of the chain saw through the sprocket cover. This removes the need for contact with the sharp saw chain.
QuickStop Super chain brake (Q)
The QuickStop Super chain brake is an additional braking system. The system is activated as soon as the operator’s hand comes out of contact with the rear handle.
Cable strain relief
The cable strain relief prevents the power cable from being accidentally disconnected when in use.
Transparent oil tank
You can easily see when the tank is empty: With the transparent tank you can keep an eye on the chain lubrication oil level. The chain oil can be filled quickly and easily with the STIHL OIL filling system.
Ematic chain lubrication system
The Ematic chain lubrication system ensures pinpoint lubrication of the saw chain links and guide bar rails. When used with STIHL OILOMATIC saw chain, it will provide maximum lubrication, longer wear and less oil consumption than conventional methods of chain lubrication. The Ematic system can reduce bar oil consumption up to 50%.