The BR 430 delivers the dependable power that professionals need to complete tough jobs. A large fuel tank provides longer running times; whilst the simplified starting system, harness with extra wide shoulder straps and large back padding make working easier and more comfortable. With 2-MIX engine and effective anti-vibration system for all day use.
STIHL 2-MIX Engine
The 2-stroke engine with 2-MIX technology offers impressive engine performance, outstanding performance and excellent volume torque curve for high cutting performance and pulling power. Despite its power, the engine operates with low emissions so the engine already meets the requirements EU emissions standard Stage II.
STIHL ElastoStart reduces the shock caused by the compression of the engine during starting. The compression shock is taken away from the user's joints and muscles through a spring or rubber element in the starter handle.
Intense vibration at the handles of power tools can lead to long-term effects on blood vessels in the hands and arms. STIHL has therefore developed an effective anti-vibration system whereby the oscillations from the machine's engine are dampened which significantly reduces vibrations at the handles.
Multi-function control handle
Easy, comfortable thumb-operated control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.
Evenly distributes the weight between the user's shoulders, back, hips and upper thighs. With soft padding for increased comfort during prolonged use and when working on large areas.
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