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A professional curved-shaft edger that blends low emissions with high performance.

The STIHL FC 70 professional edger features advanced fuel-saving technology and cutting-edge performance. Once you start edging, you’ll notice how comfortable its curved-shaft design is, as well as its excellent balance. The FC 70 is powered by a low-emission and fuel-efficient engine, saving you time and money with longer run times and fewer refuels. You can even select your preferred cutting depth with its easy-to-adjust depth wheel. Best of all, this edger is made to last, featuring a high-durability, forged connecting rod. This lawn edger is a great choice for home, farm or professional use.

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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  • Stop Switch
    With the Stop Switch, the equipment’s ignition is always ready for starting. Products with this feature shut off easily by pressing and holding down the switch. When the switch is released, it returns to the start position automatically, reducing the number of steps needed to start the product.
  • Adjustable Depth Wheel
    The feature allows the user to easily adjust the wheel to the desired cutting depth for creating precision cuts.
  • Skid Plate
    All STIHL edgers come equipped with a skid plate to protect the gearbox during use.
  • "Open" Guard Design
    The professional “open” guard design helps minimize clogging, allowing for more efficient cutting.
  • Built in the USA
    Indicates products that are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.

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Specifications

DISPLACEMENT
27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER
0.9 kW (1.2 bhp)
FUEL CAPACITY
340 cc (11.5 oz.)
BLADE SIZE
20.3 cm (8.0 in.)
ARBOR SIZE
25.4 mm (1.0 in.)
GEAR RATIO AND BLADE SPEED
1:1.24 8,300 rpm
POWER SOURCE
Gas
WEIGHT*
5.9 kg (13.0 lbs.)
*Dry weight.

Important Information

Note: STIHL recommends use of fuel with no more than 10% Ethanol content. Using fuel with greater than 10% Ethanol content may cause damage to your equipment and may void your STIHL warranty. Learn More…

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.

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Standard Features

  • Common Features for Edgers
    View the features common to many STIHL edgers.

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