Light weight 1.7kW Electric chain saw with Chain Quick Tensioning (B)
Electric saw with improved cutting performance. Good for craftsmen and cutting firewood. Very good ergonomics for relaxed working, QuickStop Super chain brake, soft handle for good grip and comfortable working, tool-less oil tank cap for safe and easy filling with chain oil, 10 m cable.
MSE 170 C-BQ, Bar length 12″/30cm £265.00 (incl. VAT)
MSE 170 C-BQ, Bar length 14″/35cm £275.00 (incl. VAT)
QuickStop Super Chain Brake (Q)
The QuickStop Super chain brake is an additional braking system. The system is activated as soon as the operator’s hand comes out of contact with the rear handle.
Chain Quick Tensioning (B)
After releasing the sprocket cover the chain can be adjusted using a thumb wheel without the need for tools.
Ergonomic soft grip
With the ergonomic soft grip rear handle, the unit feels firm and pleasant in your hand.
Clamp end stop
Make sawing safer and more precise: A plastic clamp end stop fixes the device to the wood, permitting a precise cut. A metal clamp end stop is available as an accessory
Ematic chain lubrication system
The Ematic chain lubrication system ensures pinpoint lubrication of the saw chain links and guide bar rails. When used with STIHL OILOMATIC saw chain, it will provide maximum lubrication, longer wear and less oil consumption than conventional methods of chain lubrication. The Ematic system can reduce bar oil consumption up to 50%
Tool-less cap for the oil tank
Patented special seal for the oil tank You can open and close the tank effortlessly without tools.
Transparent oil tank
You can easily see when the tank is empty: With the transparent tank you can keep an eye on the chain lubrication oil level. The chain oil can be filled quickly and easily with the STIHL OIL filling system.
High performance without overloading: If your electric chainsaw overheats, it will automatically switch the engine off by triggering the red overload button. The engine will cool down after a few moments and you will be able to continue working
Recommended bar length cm/inch
Rated voltage V
Power output kW
Weight kg 1)
Sound pressure level dB(A) 2)
Sound power level dB(A) 2)
Vibration level left / right m/s² 3)
STIHL Oilomatic saw chain pitch/type
3/8″ P PMM3
1) With bar and chain, without cable
2) Power factor according to DIR2006/42/EC=2.5(dB(A))
3) (K) factor according to Dir. 2006/42/EC = 2m/s²