Stihl MSA 160 T arborist Chainsaw
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 The convenient STIHL MSA 160 T special Cordless Chainsaw sets new standards in the field of professional tree maintenance. Due to its weight of 1.9 kg and its light AP 115 lithium-ion battery, it facilitates both an ergonomic working position and a high level of agility when the job entails climbing or working from a cherry picker. The STIHL MSA 160 T, with state-of-the-art STIHL battery technology, allows quiet and emission-free working at the touch of a button. This means it can be used in noise-sensitive areas and without hearing protection.

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Technical data

Rated voltage V Depending on Battery
Running time with Battery AP 120 min min up to 25
Running time with Battery AP 180 min min up to 40
STIHL saw chain pitch 1/4"P
STIHL Saw Chain type Picco Micro 3 (PM3)
Weight kg 1) 2,3


Extra features


An absolute lightweightZoom

An absolute lightweight

Comfort no matter how high you go: With a weight of just 1.9 kg without cutting attachment and battery, the MSA 160 T is a true lightweight. Weighing in at 1.2 kg, the specially developed AP 115 battery gives the saw a perfect balance. Other STIHL batteries from the modular system are also compatiblewith this saw


Standard features

  • EC-MotorZoom

    The electronically controlled STIHL electric motor (EC) operates without carbon brushes, is virtually free of mechanical wear and achieves a degree of efficiency that by far exceeds that of conventional electric motors. The power of the battery is optimised to enhance the machine performance.

  • QuickStop Super Chain Brake (Q)Zoom
    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 into contact with the rear handle.

  • Toolless filler capZoom
    Toolless filler cap

    The tank can be filled quickly and easily using the toolless filler cap.

  • Side chain tensionerZoom
    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.


Stihl MSA 160 T arborist Chainsaw

Higher. Lighter. Quieter.
NZ $565.22
excl GST

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