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MS 261 C-M - 16 in. Bar

MS261C-M 16

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Easley - Landscapers Supply of Easley

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The MS 261 C-M features low emissions, high fuel efficiency and the advanced STIHL M-Tronic™ engine management system. STIHL M-Tronic™ helps deliver maximum performance across a wide range of cutting conditions. The system digitally monitors changes in elevation and temperature and automatically adjusts for fuel quality, varying octane levels and dirty air filters. 

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ManufacturerStihl
Model #MS 261 C-M
Made in USAYes
UsageProfessional
Engine Displacement50.2 cc (3.06 cu. in.)
Engine Power3.0 kW (4.0 bhp)
Power SourceGas
Fuel Capacity500 cc (16.9 oz)
Powerhead Weight4.9 kg (10.8 Ibs.)
Chain Oil Capacity270 cc (9.13 oz)
Oilomatic® Chain26 RM3
Guide Bar Lengths (Recommended ranges)40 to 50 cm (16" to 20") STIHL ROLLOMATIC® E
Bar Length16"

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Anti-Vibration System 
STIHL has developed a system for minimizing the vibration levels of handheld outdoor power equipment. The STIHL anti-vibration system helps reduce operator fatigue and provides a more comfortable working experience.

Pre-Separation Air Filtration System 
This time-saving technology boosts the efficiency of the engine’s filter system, doubling the time between air filter cleanings. Air drawn into the engine is first separated via centrifugal force, ejecting the heavier dirt particles before being routed to the air filter. This pre-separation means less dirt to be captured by the air filter, resulting in less frequent cleaning and maintenance.

Side-Access Chain Tensioner 
The side-access chain tensioner makes it much more convenient for the user to adjust the saw chain with a bar wrench as opposed to the typical location of the guide bar adjustment screw.

Decompression Valve 
The decompression valve, also referred to as 'deco' or 'deco valve', vents compression in the cylinder for easier starting. The decompression valve temporarily reduces the compression in the combustion chamber during cranking and helps reduce the effort needed to pull the starter rope. It is opened manually and closes automatically as soon as the engine fires.

Built in the USA
Indicates products that are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.

Toolless fuel and oil caps with retainers
Simply lift the lever and twist the caps to remove or tighten. There‘s no need to use a tool to tighten or loosen.

Reduced-Emission Engine Technology - Caring for Nature 
The STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and/or CARB exhaust emission standards.

STIHL M-Tronic™  
This product features M-Tronic™ (M) - a new generation of Intelligent Engine Management that eliminates the low and high speed carburetor adjustment screws, compensates for dirty air filter and changes in elevation and fuel quality for optimum engine power at all times.