Hanging Slot: The built-in hanging slot allows for easy storage when not in use.
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.
Safety Locking Button: All STIHL Battery KombiSystem products feature a safety locking button or retaining latch that prevents the unit from unintentional starts when the battery is inserted.
Multi-Function Handle: With the multi-function handle, all of the blower’s controls can be adjusted with one hand, allowing simple and reliable operation for both right and left-handed users. In addition, the handle’s control lever allows the user to easily adjust the engine speed.
STIHL Electric Motor: Lightweight and compact, STIHL electric motors require minimal maintenance and feature low noise levels and reduced vibration.
Two-Stage Axial Fan: The two-stage axial blower operates like a fan to maximize the volume of high-speed air, delivering excellent blowing performance.
Control Lever: With the control lever, the engine speed can be continuously adjusted to regulate airflow. When the lever is released, the engine stops.
Air Velocity: 46 m/sec. (102 mph)
Air Volume: 650 m3/h (385 cfm)
Sound Pressure Rating: 64 dB(A) Measured per ANSI B 175.2
Weight w/o Battery: 3.2 kg (7.0 lb.)
Weight (w/ AP 180): 4.9 kg (10.8 lb.)
Run Time (w/ AP 180): Up to 23 minutes
AL 300 Rapid Battery Charger: Your advanced STIHL Battery KombiSystem deserves an equally advanced charger. The STIHL AL 300 rapid battery charger fits that bill perfectly. Designed to charge your STIHL Lithium-Ion batteries in approximately 25 minutes*, the AL 300 is exactly what you need to power through your lawn care tasks. It features an onboard cooling fan and bright LED display to indicate current charge level. This smart charger even switches off automatically once your battery is fully charged.
AP 160 Lithium-Ion Battery: For extended landscaping tasks, the STIHL AP 160 Lithium-Ion battery is designed for longer run times than the AP 80. Plus, the AP 160 also delivers twice the amp hours over standard Lithium-Ion batteries, making it ideal for extended use. This 36-volt battery keeps your equipment running at full speed until it’s depleted. No gradual drops in power. And thanks to its LED charge display, you know just how much juice you have to work with. The AP 160 weighs a mere 3.8 lbs., and can be charged hundreds of times without any noticeable loss in capacity. Even after 500 charges, the battery retains over 80% capacity. The secret is in its engineering. The battery features specialized voltage monitors and temperature sensors to help ensure optimal operation and a long service life.