The MSA 161 T Arborist Chain Saw
Fall 2019

The convenient MSA 161 T special cordless chain saw sets new standards in the field of professional tree maintenance. Thanks to its weight of 2.1 kg (4.6 lb), it facilitates both an ergonomic working position and a high level of agility when the job entails climbing or working from a bucket truck. The MSA 161 T, with state-of-the-art STIHL battery technology, allows quiet and emission-free working at the touch of a button. It is ideal for use in noise-sensitive areas and ear protection is not required.

  • EC motor provides excellent power, as well as precise, clean and smooth cuts
  • Sprocket designed to deliver higher chain speed
  • Ergonomic top-handle design for easy equipment handling
  • Excellent response of hand guard during activation and releasing of chain brake
  • Equipped with a sidelock button and an extended interlock switch for more comfortable use

Built with STIHL battery technology

Technology that inspires

  • Powerful lithium-ion batteries
  • Highly efficient, perfectly matched components
  • Innovative EC motor for consistently high performance

Quality that pays

  • Built using over 90 years of experience in engineering and manufacturing
  • First-class design and excellent durability – standard on all STIHL products

Versatility that works

  • A model for everyone – from domestic through to professional use
  • Flexible cordless systems with a wide range of accessories for every task

MSA 161 T
Voltage 36 V
Weight 2.1 kg/4.6 lb
Bar Length 10" & 12" (25 cm & 30 cm)
Battery Runtime* 65 min (with AP 300 S)
125 min (with AR 1000)
230 min (with AR 3000)
Weight without battery.
*Battery run and charging times are estimates and may vary depending on application.
MSA 161 T