STIHL Hedge Trimmers and Long-Reach Hedge Trimmers

STIHL Hedge Trimmers and Long-Reach Hedge Trimmers

Versatile hedge trimmers for homeowner or professional use

STIHL hedge trimmers are designed and built for use in park and landscape maintenance, but can also be used for a variety of jobs around the home. Characterized by their durability and geared towards continuous use, their technical refinements take the strain out of your work. With state-of-the-art blade symmetry, they are ideal for trimming tough or woody hedges.

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Lithium-ion hedge trimmers

Lithium-ion hedge trimmers

Electric hedge trimmers

Electric hedge trimmers

STIHL’s electric hedge trimmers feature reciprocating double-sided blades. The lightweight and high-torque electric motor has the power to get the job done while being quiet enough for neighbourhood use. 

HSE 52

Handy and lightweight electric hedge trimmer

The NEW HSE 52 is the new electric hedge trimmer in our line-up for the homeowner. It comes with a 20" blade and a heavy duty gear box that provides a fast blade speed for all applications around the yard. 

Standard features

Laser-cut diamond-ground blades

Laser-cut diamond-ground blades

Each blade is laser cut and ground using diamond discs. The hardened cutting edges are highly resilient and remain sharp for a longer period of time.

Cable strain relief

Cable strain relief

The cable strain relief prevents the power cable from becoming accidentally disconnected. GB version comes with 10m cable as standard. 

Technical data

Voltage (V) 120
Power output (kW/bhp) 0.5 / 0.5
Weight (kg / lbs) 3.1 / 6.8
Cutting bar length (in) 20 

HSE 60

Electric hedge trimmer for homeowner use

The HSE 60 electric hedge trimmer is a lightweight, powerful, quiet tool with an 18” double-sided reciprocating blade, great for trimming jobs at any time of the day. An environmentally friendly, convenient choice for the conscious homeowner. 

Standard features

Laser-cut diamond-ground blades

Laser-cut diamond-ground blades

Each blade is laser cut and ground using diamond discs. The hardened cutting edges are highly resilient and remain sharp for a longer period of time.

Cable strain relief

Cable strain relief

The cable strain relief prevents the power cable from becoming accidentally disconnected. GB version comes with 10m cable as standard. 

Technical data

Voltage (V) 120
Power output (kW/bhp) 0.5 / 0.5
Weight (kg / lbs) 4.1 / 9.0
Cutting bar length (in) 45 

HSE 70

Powerful electric hedge trimmer with 24" cutting bar

The HSE 70 electric hedge trimmer is a lightweight, powerful, quiet tool featuring a 24” double-sided reciprocating blade. This hedge trimmer is ideal for the discerning homeowner, or professional living or working in noise or emissions-restricted areas. 

Standard features

Laser-cut diamond-ground blades

Laser-cut diamond-ground blades

Each blade is laser cut and ground using diamond discs. The hardened cutting edges are highly resilient and remain sharp for a longer period of time.

Cable strain relief

Cable strain relief

The cable strain relief prevents the power cable from becoming accidentally disconnected. GB version comes with 10m cable as standard. 

Technical data

Voltage (V) 120
Power output (kW/bhp) 0.5 / 0.5
Weight (kg / lbs) 4.2 / 9.3
Cutting bar length (in) 60 

Hedge trimmers

Hedge trimmers

STIHL hedge trimmers are designed and built for use in park and landscape maintenance, but can also be used for a variety of jobs around the home. Characterized by their durability and geared towards continuous use, their technical refinements take the strain out of your work. With state-of-the-art blade symmetry, they are ideal for trimming tough or woody hedges. 

HS 45

Light introductory hedge trimmer for garden trimming

The HS 45 is a lightweight hedge trimmer designed for occasional homeowner use. Featuring an ElastoStart™ shock-absorbing starter handle, and 18” dual reciprocating double-sided blades with integrated cutter guard, this unit is easy to operate for jobs around the home. 

Standard features

Anti-vibration system

Anti-vibration system

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.

STIHL ElastoStart

STIHL ElastoStart

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. 

Technical data

Displacement (cc) 27.2
Power output (kW/bhp) 0.8 / 1.0
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 4.7 / 10.4
Cutting bar length (in) 18 

HS 46 C-E

New lightweight model with Easy2Start™

The lightweight HS 46 C-E hedge trimmer (22” blade) makes light work of trimming hedges. It features the Easy2Start™ system for effortless starting every time, plus a Master Control Lever™ combining choke, startup, operating and stop functions all in one - an industry first in a gas hedge trimmer. Powered by stratified charge engine technology that cuts fuel consumption by 20% and exhaust emissions by 60%, an advanced anti-vibration system and a tip protector that prevents damage and reduces wear, this revolutionary hedge trimmer will make yard work quick and easy. 

Standard features

Anti-vibration system

Anti-vibration system

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. 

Technical data

Displacement (cc) 21.4
Power output (kW/bhp) 0.6 / 0.9
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 4.3 / 9.5
Cutting bar length (in) 22 

HS 56 C-E

Professional hedge trimmer with Easy2Start™

The HS 56 C-E hedge trimmer is powered by stratified charge engine technology that cuts fuel consumption by 20% and exhaust emissions by 60%. Featuring a Master Control Lever™ combining choke, start-up, operating and stop functions all in one - an industry first in a gas hedge trimmer, an advanced anti-vibration system, a 24’’ blade with tooth spacing of 34 mm, and professional cut protection provided by a separate plastic element, this revolutionary hedge trimmer will make your work easier than ever. 

Standard features

Anti-vibration system

Anti-vibration system

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. 

Technical data

Displacement (cc) 21.4
Power output (kW/bhp) 0.6 / 0.9
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 4.5 / 9.9
Cutting bar length (in) 24 

HS 82 T

Professional hedge trimmer with 24" or 30" cutting bar

The professional HS 82 T hedge trimmer for trimming and sculpting replaces the HS 81 T with the latest in STIHL technology. Equipped with stratified scavenging engine technology that reduces fuel consumption by 20% and fulfils all emission regulations, long life air filter for prolonged engine protection, double-sided, sharpened cutting blades for a high quality cut, adjustable multi-function handle and a tool-less fuel cap. This hedge trimmer is an innovative unit designed with the demanding professional in mind. Available in two versions with a 24" or 30" blade. 

Standard features

Anti-vibration system

Anti-vibration system

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.

STIHL ElastoStart

STIHL ElastoStart

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. 

Technical data

Displacement (cc) 22.7
Power output (kW/bhp) 0.7 / 1.0
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 5.1-5.3 / 11.2-11.7
Cutting bar length (in) 24 

HS 82 R

Professional hedge trimmer with 24" blade

This professional unit replaces the HS 81 R with the latest in STIHL technology. Equipped with stratified scavenging engine technology that reduces fuel consumption by 20% and fulfils all emission regulations, long life air filter for prolonged engine protection, double-sided, sharpened cutting blades for a high quality cut, adjustable multi-function handle and a tool-less fuel cap. This hedge trimmer is an innovative unit designed with the demanding professional in mind. 

Standard features

Anti-vibration system

Anti-vibration system

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.

STIHL ElastoStart

STIHL ElastoStart

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. 

Technical data

Displacement (cc) 22.7
Power output (kW/bhp) 0.7 / 1.0
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 5.4 / 11.9
Cutting bar length (in) 24 

Long-reach hedge trimmers

Long-reach hedge trimmers

Versatility in trimming hedges

The long-reach hedge trimmers from STIHL are used for all jobs which are out of reach of the classic hedge trimmers. With these models, you can trim tall and extra-wide hedges without the need for scaffolding or working platforms. These machines feature the state-of-the-art 4-MIX engine and are convenient and comfortable to use due to their adjustable cutter bars and practical loop handles. 

HL 90 K - 0°

Long-reach head trimmer with fixed cutting head

The HL 90 K extended reach hedge trimmer is designed for everyday use featuring the fuel-efficient, low-noise STIHL 4-MIX engine, fixed (0°) cutting head with double-sided reciprocating blades, a heavy-duty gear box, and anti-vibration control handle providing longer running times, and keeping hard-to-reach hedges well maintained. 

Standard features

STIHL 4-MIX® engine

STIHL 4-MIX® engine

You can always rely on STIHL to keep setting new benchmarks this time with 4-stroke mixed lubrication technology. The STIHL 4-MIX engine, which runs on a fuel-oil mix just like a 2-stroke, offers the benefits without the compromises of 4-stroke power. STIHL 4-MIX engine technology provides fast acceleration, more power, added torque, lower noise, reduced emissions and increased fuel efficiency to complete jobs quickly, quietly and more easily.

Anti-vibration system

Anti-vibration system

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.

Tool free filler cap

Tool free filler cap

Patented special filler caps for fuel and oil. These filler caps can be opened and closed again quickly and easily, without tools.

Multi-function control handle

Multi-function control handle

This houses all the engine controls. Easy, comfortable thumb-operated control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.

Decompression system

Decompression system

The decompression system allows some of the compression pressure in the cylinder to escape, so less force on the starter rope is needed.

Manual fuel pump (purger)

Manual fuel pump (purger)

A small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburetor at the touch of a button. This reduces the number of starting pulls required following extended breaks in operations. 

Technical data

Displacement cc 28.4
Power output (kW/bhp) 1.0 / 1.3
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 5.7 / 12.6
Overall length (cm) 165 

NEW HL 94

Powerful long-reach hedge trimmer with ECOSPEED

The lightweight professional HL 94 extended reach articulating hedge trimmer, powered by the fuelefficient, low-noise STIHL 2-MIX engine with ECOSPEED, features a 145° adjustable head working range. The head also folds flat for transport and storage convenience. 

HL 100 - 0° - 135°

Long-reach hedge trimmer with adjustable cutting head

The HL 100 extended reach articulating hedge trimmer, powered by the fuel-efficient, low-noise STIHL 4-MIX engine, features a 270° adjustable head with a 135° working range and 13 locking points. The head also folds flat for transport and storage convenience. A professional quality hedge trimmer with extended reach to keep those hard-to-reach hedges well-maintained. 

Standard features

STIHL 4-MIX® engine

STIHL 4-MIX® engine

You can always rely on STIHL to keep setting new benchmarks this time with 4-stroke mixed lubrication technology. The STIHL 4-MIX engine, which runs on a fuel-oil mix just like a 2-stroke, offers the benefits without the compromises of 4-stroke power. STIHL 4-MIX engine technology provides fast acceleration, more power, added torque, lower noise, reduced emissions and increased fuel efficiency to complete jobs quickly, quietly and more easily.

Loop handle

Loop handle

The loop handle provides freedom for movement and ease of operation, even under cramped conditions.

Anti-vibration system

Anti-vibration system

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.

Shoulder strap / carrying system

Shoulder strap / carrying system

Using a STIHL shoulder strap or carrying harness with soft padding makes work more comfortable, particularly during lengthy jobs.

Tool free filler cap

Tool free filler cap

Patented special filler caps for fuel and oil. These filler caps can be opened and closed again quickly and easily, without tools.

Multi-function control handle

Multi-function control handle

This houses all the engine controls. Easy, comfortable thumb-operated control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.

Decompression system

Decompression system

The decompression system allows some of the compression pressure in the cylinder to escape, so less force on the starter rope is needed.

Manual fuel pump (purger)

Manual fuel pump (purger)

A small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburetor at the touch of a button. This reduces the number of starting pulls required following extended breaks in operations. 

Technical data

Displacement cc 31.4
Power output (kW/bhp) 1.0 / 1.4
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 0.0
Overall length (cm) 248 

Lithium-ion hedge trimmer and long reach hedge trimmer

Lithium-ion hedge trimmers

For excellent results

Powerful cordless hedge trimmers for professional results on all types of hedge. These impressive machines operate with a high stroke rate and are fitted with special cutters with a long tooth height for tackling branches up to 22 mm in diameter. With a cutting length of 20" and double-sided special blades, the HSA 66 is perfect for trimming work in the garden and grounds. Also experience the HLA 65 long-reach hedge trimmer. 

HSA 66

Lithium-ion hedge trimmer

No gas. No emissions. No power cord. The HSA 66 hedge trimmer replaces the HSA 65 with reduced weight and an improved EC-motor. This unit is quiet, light, has increased cutting performance and maintains a constant stroke rate even during tough jobs. Mobile, light, powerful, low noise for use in residential and noise sensitive areas and long run times: Up to 45 minutes with AP 80 battery and up to 140 minutes with AP 180 battery. 

Standard features

Double sided cutting blades

Double sided cutting blades

STIHL hedge trimmers with double-sided cutting blades cut both vertically and horizontally.

Functional design

Functional design

The engine housing has smooth surfaces and round contours. This prevents the tool from getting caught on branches. The hedge trimmers are easy to clean.

Variable speed control and ergonomic loop handle

Variable speed control and ergonomic loop handle

The ergonomic loop handle is ideal for working in any direction and ensures strength-saving work over longer periods.

Two handed design

Two handed design

The tool is easily started by activating both switches on the loop handle and the rear handle at the same time. The cutting speed is continuously variable using the rear control, for a fine and precise cut. The two handed design is suitable for both left and right-handed users.

Blade tip protector

Blade tip protector

The tip protector comes as standard and makes cutting near the ground or along walls easier while protecting the special cutters from damage.

Blade cover

Blade cover

Protects the cutting blade for safe storage and transport.

Hanging eye

Hanging eye

The hedge trimmers can also be conveniently hung up on the wall with the practical hanging eye.

Additional features

Fast charging time

Fast charging time

A choice of two battery chargers are available: the standard charger AL 100 and the quick charger AL 300.

Technical data

Rated voltage (V) 36
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 3.2 / 7.1
Overall length (cm) 103 

HLA 65

Lithium-ion long-reach hedge trimmer

The HLA 65 lithium-ion long-reach hedge trimmer is another innovative product from STIHL’s line of battery powered products. Featuring a 20” adjustable cutter bar from -45° to +60°, it provides an optimum setting for cutting low shrubs, as well as hedges up to 8’ high. With a loop handle and grip hose, it provides variable ergonomic working positions, and its low handle vibrations and low noise makes it a comfortable unit to use, even without hearing protection. Ideal for homeowners or for professionals working in noise sensitive areas. Experience the new long reach hedge trimmer with STIHL’s lithium-ion technology today! 

Standard features

Protection guide

Protection guide

The standard blade protection guide facilitates cutting close to the ground or along walls, protecting blades from damage.

Double-sided blade

Double-sided blade

Double-sided blade for perfect cuts both vertically and horizontally.

Quick head adjusting

Quick head adjusting

The cutter bar can be adjusted from -45 ° to 70 ° to suit any particular application and can be folded parallel to the shaft for easy transport. 

Technical data

Rated voltage (V) 36
Total length 201
Sound pressure level (dB(A)) 85
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 3.5 / 7.7
Run time with AP 80 battery (min) 2) up to 60
Run time with AP 180 battery (min) 3) up to 140 

HLA 85

Lithium-ion long-reach hedge trimmer

NO GAS. NO CORDS. NO EMISSIONS. This NEW long-reach professional lithium-ion hedge trimmer features a telescopic pole and high reach feature. Powered by a brushless EC-motor, comes equipped with an adjustable 20” double-sided cutter bar from -45° to +70° providing an optimum setting for cutting low shrubs, as well as tall hedges. This unit provides variable ergonomic working positions with minimal vibrations making it easy to operate and its ultra-quiet motor makes it the perfect tool for operating in noise sensitive areas. Another innovative product from STIHL. Battery and charger sold separately 

Standard features

Protection guide

Protection guide

The standard blade protection guide facilitates cutting close to the ground or along walls, protecting blades from damage.

Double-sided blade

Double-sided blade

Double-sided blade for perfect cuts both vertically and horizontally.

Quick head adjusting

Quick head adjusting

The cutter bar can be adjusted from -45 ° to 70 ° to suit any particular application and can be folded parallel to the shaft for easy transport. 

Technical data

Rated voltage (V) 36
Total length 327
Weight (kg / lbs) 1) 4.4 / 9.7
Run time with AP 80 battery (min) 2) up to 60
Run time with AP 180 battery (min) 3) up to 140
Sound pressure level (dB(A)) 75