Key Features and Characteristics of the STIHL FS 131 R Brushcutter:
- Engine Power: The FS 131 R is equipped with a high-performance 36.3cc 4-MIX engine producing a power output of 1.4kW . It’s known for its powerful and efficient operation, making it suitable for tackling tough vegetation and larger areas.
- Handle Design: This trimmer features an ergonomic loop handle design that allows for comfortable operation and precise control. The handle can often be adjusted to suit the user’s height and preferred working position.
- Cutting Head: The trimmer head is designed for easy loading and replacement of trimmer line. It offers a 42cm wide cutting width for efficient trimming and edging tasks.
- Anti-Vibration System: An efficient anti-vibration system on the STIHL FS 131 R brushcutter helps reduce operator fatigue during extended use.
- Throttle Control: The trimmer is equipped with a throttle control trigger and a stop switch for quick and easy stopping of the engine. The switch automatically reverts back into the start position for a simple restart.
- Fuel Efficiency: STIHL’s 4-MIX engine technology is designed to offer a good balance between power and fuel efficiency. This can result in longer runtimes between refueling compared to some 2-stroke engines.
- Versatility: The FS 131 R is versatile and can be used for various tasks, including trimming grass, edging along sidewalks and driveways, and clearing light brush or weeds.
- Professional-Grade: This trimmer is a part of STIHL’s professional-grade lineup, meaning it’s built to withstand rigorous use by landscapers, groundskeepers, and other professionals in the field.
- Petrol-Powered: Being a petrol-powered trimmer, the FS 131 R offers the advantage of greater mobility and freedom of movement compared to corded electric or battery-powered trimmers. It doesn’t rely on a power cord or battery charge.