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MSA 200 C-BQ

MSA 200 C-BQ
A more powerful, more capable Lithium-Ion chainsaw – ideal for noise restricted areas. Batteries & chargers can be purchased separately or as a combined set with tool.

Product Description

No pulling on cords, fuel mixing or complicated startup procedures. With the MSA 200 C-BQ chainsaw, just squeeze the trigger and start cutting. In addition to easy starting, our Lithium-Ion tools produce zero exhaust emissions and are quieter than their gasoline-powered counterparts, making them an ideal choice for areas with emission or noise restrictions. Powered by an interchangeable 36-volt STIHL Lithium-Ion battery, this chainsaw delivers the speed, cutting capacity, and run time to take on just about any cutting job on your property. The STIHL MSA 200 C-BQ is a cordless chainsaw tough enough to carry the name STIHL.

Batteries & chargers can be purchased separately or as a combined set with tool. The actual listed guide bar length can vary from the effective cutting length based on which powerhead it is installed on. Run time may vary based on battery type, charge level and capacity, model, operating style and conditions.


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Model Features

  • 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.

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  • STIHL Quickstop® Plus (Q) - an additional chain braking feature
    STIHL offers an additional, manually-activated chain brake on some models. This system is designed to engage when the operator’s right hand completely releases the rear handle, stopping the chain within one second. Available on some models.

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  • STIHL Electric Motor
    Lightweight and compact, STIHL electric motors require minimal maintenance and feature low noise levels and reduced vibration.
  • Coast-down Brake
    A controlled braking device (Q) to stop the rotating chain when the trigger is released.
  • Ematic™ Lubrication System
    The Ematic™ guide bar, when used with STIHL OILOMATIC® saw chain, will provide proper lubrication and less oil consumption than conventional methods. The system works because two ramps, strategically placed in the guide bar rail, help contain the flow of oil and direct all lubrication to the sliding faces of the bar and chain links as well as the rivets and driver holes, which in turn can reduce bar oil consumption up to 50%.
  • Quick Chain Adjuster (QCA) (B)
    The Quick Chain Adjuster (QCA) (B) allows the user to adjust the tension of the chain without the use of tools. This allows for easy chain adjustment.

Specifications

POWERHEAD WEIGHT
w/o Battery 3.3 kg (7.3 lbs.)
w/ AP 100 3.7 kg. (8.19 lbs.)
w/ AP 300 5.0 kg (11.0 lbs.)
GUIDE BAR LENGTHS (Recommended ranges)
25 to 35 cm (10" to 14")
ROLLOMATIC® E Mini
CHAIN OIL CAPACITY
210 cc (7.4 oz.)
RUN TIME (w/ AP 300)
Up to 45 Minutes
OILOMATIC® CHAIN
1/4" STIHL PICCO™
POWER SOURCE
Battery
STIHL recommends #3670 (71 PM3 72) OILOMATIC® saw chain and 14" 3005 008 3409 STIHL ROLLOMATIC® E guide bar combination. The actual listed guide bar length can vary from the effective cutting length based on which powerhead it is installed on. Battery and charger sold separately. Chain saw weights include recommended bar and chain combination. *Strongly recommended for use with AP 300 only.

Important Information

WARNING! Improper use of any power tool may cause serious or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow carefully the operating and safety instructions in your instruction manual before using such products.

STIHL products sold through U.S. STIHL Dealers are for distribution in the United States only.

Reviews

MSA 200 C-BQ is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 39.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This chainsaw has plenty of power. With 2 batteries I never run out of battery life. I bought this chainsaw and an extra battery and file set to keep the chain in sharp condition before I start and it Wears me out on a continuous basis before the batteries go down. I love the narrow width of the blade. It flies through all types of wood that I've gone through with amazing speed. I don't think a combustion-engined chainsaw could outperform this Battery machine. I don't have to mix gas or worry about old gas or any of the negative problems of a gas engine. I put in a fully charged battery in and go until I'm finished or tired.
Date published: 2017-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The MSA-200-C is an all around great product! We have a small farm and lots of trees. I thought when I bought this saw that I would use it just for incidental, quick clean-up jobs, but the MSA-200-C has the power to do real work! I can use it in the morning, put the battery on the charger while I'm in for lunch and then use it again in the afternoon. It is great to be able to set it down while I pick up what I've cut and then just pick it up and start cutting again. I should mention here that not listening to a saw idle while I'm picking up is a bonus! I would recommend this saw to anyone looking to buy an electric saw. I am amazed at the power and battery life and am very happy with my purchase.
Date published: 2017-11-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nothing can beat this saw for performance or ease of use. Have cut small diameter trees, large limbs off of a ladder and trees on the ground and could not find 1 negative about this saw.
Date published: 2017-10-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Totally great saw inside my shop. I got the saw for indoor use to prepare logs for woodturning.It works really well!
Date published: 2017-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Saw This is an outstanding battery operated chainsaw that has amazing power and durability. Light and easy to use in all terrain.Only downside is the price of battery and charger which are sold separately.
Date published: 2017-09-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Light, easy, quick, effective This chainsaw is quiet, light, and maneuverable. No fuss, no muss startups, and battery holds a charge for almost an hour of cutting.
Date published: 2017-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just the thing for light work We recently bought a piece of property that had been logged about 10 years ago, so the re-planted trees aren't that big yet. But there is a lot of downed wood and we wanted to make a path through the underbrush. The battery powered saw is perfect; lightweight, but cuts very well. Bought an extra battery so we don't have to stop in the middle of the 20 acres and work our way back up to the house. I'm disabled and my wife is pretty small, so this works great for both of us.
Date published: 2017-09-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from surprisingly competent and easy to use. more precise than a gas saw. surprisingly competent and easy to use. more precise than a gas saw.
Date published: 2017-09-05
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