The Stihl MSE 170 C-BQ chainsaw is an electric chainsaw. Stihl have designed this machine for the hobby and occasional user.
The Stihl MS 170 C-BQ has a 1,700 w motor and weighs 4.5 kg without the bar and chain. There are many great features on the chainsaw including a soft grip handle for your comfort, an overload protection system in the motor to protect it, Stihl quick chain tensioning system and a Stihl quick stop chain brake system.
Then chainsw has a 3/8″ P PMM3 chain which is Stihl’s entry level chain with lo vibration and low kickback.
The chainsaw has 10 metres of electric cable. The chainsaw will be assembled and tested in our workshop by our Stihl approved team.
Stihl MSE 170 C-BQ Chainsaw specification
Recommended bar length cm/inch 35cm/14″
Rated voltage V 230
Power output kW 1.7
Weight kg 1) 4.5
Sound pressure level dB(A) 2) 92
Sound power level dB(A) 2) 103
Vibration level left / right m/s² 3) 2.9/3.4
STIHL Oilomatic saw chain pitch/type 3/8″ P PMM3
1) With bar and chain, without cable
2) Power factor according to DIR2006/42/EC=2.5(dB(A))
3) (K) factor according to Dir. 2006/42/EC = 2m/s²
Purchased from Masseys – If your chainsaw was purchased from Masseys and it develops a manufacturing fault during the warranty period, simply return the chainsaw to store and our mechanics will repair the machine free of charge. A warranty repair is when the machine has failed because of improper material or workmanship, under normal use and maintenance.
Purchased online – If you chainsaw was purchased from elsewhere, then we charge an initial £29.99 inspection charge to look at the machine. This will be refunded if the fault is a warranty issue and when the manufacturer has processed and accepted the warranty claim in full. Warranty for non-Masseys customers is 4-12 weeks as we have a duty to ensure our own customers are prioritised first.