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STIHL HLA 85

The HLA 85 STIHL Lithium-Ion extended reach hedge trimmer offers lightweight, balanced cordless trimming thanks to its brushless, high-efficiency electric motor. It features a variable speed throttle trigger and an articulating gearbox (-45° to 70°) for cutting the tops of hedges and near the ground. The HLA 85 is also extremely quiet and produces zero exhaust emissions – great for working in noise-restricted areas. Best of all, there’s no fuel cost, minimal maintenance and no restrictive extension cords. And like all STIHL battery-powered tools, the HLA 85 offers exceptional run times (up to 11 hours with the AR 900 backpack battery) with no gradual drop in performance. Run time may vary based on battery type, charge level and capacity, model, operating style and conditions. Batteries and chargers can be purchased separately or as a combined set with tool.



STIHL HLA 85 Features

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.More Information

STIHL hedge trimmers with double-sided cutting blades cut both directions.

The tip protector makes cutting near the ground or along walls easier while protecting the trimmer’s cutters from damage.

STIHL HLA 85 Specifications
BLADE LENGTH50 cm (20")
SHAFT LENGTHLength 8 ft. 6in. - 10 ft. 6 in. Folded Length 5 ft. 11 in.
STROKES PER MINUTE3,000
POWER SOURCEBattery
TOOTH SPACING33 mm (1.3")
BATTERY SERIESAP Series
RUN TIME (w/ AP 100)Up to 60 minutes
RUN TIME (w/ AP 300)Up to 180 minutes (Recommended combination)
RUN TIME (w/ AR 1000)Up to 450 minutes
RUN TIME (w/ AR 2000)Up to 660 minutes
RUN TIME (w/ AR 3000)Up to 800 minutes
WEIGHT (w/Recommended Battery)w/ AP 300 5.7 kg (12.6 lbs.)