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STIHL FS 38

The STIHL FS 38 Grass Trimmer is ideal for homeowners looking for a great value. High cutting speeds and a 15" cutting width trim time off landscaping chores by providing excellent cutting performance. Its lightweight design - just 9.3 pounds! - along with an ergonomic loop handle, curved shaft and low vibration provide operator comfort as well as exceptional handling and maneuverability around landscaping obstacles.



STIHL FS 38 Features

The front handle is easily adjustable (360-degree rotation) for comfort.

Provides smooth operation and less vibration.

Housings are lightweight, withstand greater impact and are corrosion-resistant.

Helps prevent damage.

Must be depressed before the trigger can be activated.

Easily removed for fast and easy filter cleaning or replacement.

Eliminate dangling and loose wires.

Centrifugal clutch is designed to reduce slippage.

Protected yet easy to change.

Has large baffles which reduce noise level and contains a screen designed to reduce the emission of sparks.

Allows operator to easily check fuel level before starting work. Upright position makes it easier to refill.

By pressing the bulb, this small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburetor, reducing the number of starting pulls needed after an extended break between uses.

Loop handle grass trimmers and brushcutters are ideal for trimming between bushes and shrubs and other areas where space is limited.

Need help selecting a cutting head or blade for your STIHL trimmer or brushcutter? Click here to view the Cutting Heads & Blades Selection Chart(PDF Format).

TapAction™, 2-line AUTOCUT® cutting head with easy-view deflector.

STIHL FS 38 Specifications
DISPLACEMENT27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER0.65 kW (0.87 bhp)
WEIGHT*4.2 kg (9.3 lbs.)
FUEL CAPACITY330 cc (11.2 oz.)
CUTTING SWATH15"
POWER SOURCEGas