Stihl FS 38

Stihl FS 38

SKU: 41400122353


The FS38 is lightest brush cutter in the STIHL range. Ideal for trimming grass edges. Multifunction handle, round handle, 2-MIX engine. Along walls, under trees or even your lawn borders, it is ideal for trimming grass edges and putting the finishing touches to your garden. Comes standard with AutoCut head and can also fit a PolyCut head for thinning work and larger weeds.



1.66 cu-in


27.2 cm³

Power output 

0.9 PS

  • Standard

    Multi-function control handle

    Easy, comfortable thumb-operated control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.


    Manual Fuel Pump (Purger)

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


    Electronic Ignition Module

    This ensures reliable starting and trouble-free running. The ignition system is fully encapsulated and thus proof against damp and dirt.

  • Displacement cu-in 1.66
    Displacement cm³ 27.2
    Power output PS 0.9
    Power output kW 0.65
    Weight kg 1) 4.2
    Sound pressure level with metal tool dB(A) 2) 96
    Sound pressure level with plastic tool dB(A) 2) 94
    Sound power level dB(A) 2) 108
    Vibration level, right with plastic tool m/s² 3) 8
    Vibration level, left with plastic tool m/s² 3) 8
    Vibration level, left with metal tool m/s² 3) 8
    Vibration level, right with metal tool m/s² 3) 8
    Total length cm 4) 147
    Cutting tool AutoCut C6-2
    Cutting tool AutoCut mowing head C 5-2
    Cutting diameter mm 380
    Performance Um 0.9


    1. Weight excluding fuel, cutting tool and guard
    2. K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2.5 dB (A)
    3. K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2m / s ²
    4. Without cutting tool