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FS 40 C-E Trimmer
Powered by an advanced low-emission engine, the lightweight curved shaft FS 40 C-E STIHL HomeScaper Series™ trimmer features Easy2Startand a new starting system designed to help prevent flooding — so you can get started with fewer steps. High fuel efficiency, along with excellent balance, makes this trimmer comfortable on the wallet and in the yard.

Product Details

  • Powered by a low-emission STIHL HomeScaper Series engine
  • Easy2Startsystem
  • Semi-automatic choke lever for smooth starts
  • TapAction 2-line AUTOCUThead
  • Simple, reliable and convenient starting procedure
  • Smooth-running for comfortable operation
  • Compact, lighweight deflector
  • Stop switch—automatically returns to start position

Optional Accessories:

  • FixCut 5-2 and STIHL PolyCut 6-3 heads
  • Support strap


Lightweight, reliable low-emission consumer trimmer that comes standard with the Easy2Start™ system.


27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)


0.7 kW (0.9 bhp)


4.5 kg (9.9 lbs.)*


340 cc (11.5 oz.)