STIHL are on hand every season and none more so than Spring and Summer when it comes to looking after your garden.
The STIHL AK System is a range of cordless garden tools that use interchangeable Lithium-Ion batteries and have been designed specifically for medium to large gardens.
It’s incredibly versatile, providing the performance and durability that you would expect from STIHL whilst being lightweight and easy to use so that anybody can operate them comfortably and confidently.
What’s more, all the tools in the AK System are quiet enough that you won’t need to wear ear protection.
To help Leicester Tigers fans get their gardens into shape, we’ll be sharing four top tools over the coming weeks that you are going to need this summer. Along with the help of some of the Tigers squad.
STIHL HSA 56 Hedge Trimmer
The HSA 56 cordless hedge trimmer is lightweight, weighing just 3.7kg with the recommended STIHL AK 10 battery.
It’s ideal for trimming back bushes, shrubs and hedges in your garden and it’s 45cm cutting blades are double-sided with 30mm tooth spacing so even thick hedging can be trimmed back.
The droplet-shaped cutters are designed to hold branches between the blades for a neat cut, plus it comes with a blade-tip protector in case you are trimming near the ground or hard surfaces.
Using the AK 10 battery will give you around 50 minutes of working time, so you should be able to trim around 175m2 of hedge on one charge.