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Stihl MSA 160 C-B Chainsaw (AP Cordless)


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The Stihl MSA 160 C-BQ chainsaw is a cordless 36v chainsaw that is compatible with the rest of the Stihl cordless 36v system.

You can buy the chainsaw on its own, or with battery and charger

The Stihl MSA 160 C-B chainsaw is available at Masseys in Swadlincote. The chainsaw is part of the Stihl PRO cordless power system and comes with a year commercial warranty.

Stihl recommend it with the AP200 battery and the AL101 charger. You will get up to 42 minutes run time per battery charge.

The Stihl MSA 160 C-BQ chainsaw is a cordless 36v chainsaw that is compatible with the rest of the Stihl cordless 36v system. This powerful 36v chainsaw is impressive in terms of cutting power and comfortable operation and is the ideal tool for cutting firewood, landscape maintenance, horticulture and for sawing in enclosed spaces. Unpack it, charge the battery and off you go: this portable, quiet, powerful machine has no power lead to get in your way and no exhaust emissions – the result of a perfect combination of the latest battery and motor technology with top-class chainsaw expertise. This is just what you expect from a STIHL.

The Stihl MSA 160 C-BQ has a 12 inch bar, it has the Stihl quick chain tensioning system, it has the Stihl quick stop super chain brake system and it has a soft grip handle for your comfort.

At Masseys we will assemble your Stihl chainsaw and give you a full demonstration. Batteries and chargers are sold separately.

Other chainsaws in the Stihl AP range include the Stihl MSA 200 C-BQ Chainsaw (36v Battery PRO) , and the Stihl MSA 220 C-B Chainsaw

Stihl MSA 160 Chainsaw
Stihl MSA 160 Chainsaw

Stihl MSA 160 C-BQ Chainsaw Specification

Recommended bar length cm/inch 30cm/12″
Weight 3.2 kg excluding battery
Sound power level dB(A) 95
Sound pressure level dB(A) 84
STIHL Oilomatic saw chain pitch/type 1/4″ P PM3
Vibration level left/right m/s² 2.0/2.0
Recommended battery AP 180

The Stihl MSA 160 C-BQ chainsaw is available at Masseys in Swadlincote, Derbyshire.

STIHL Quick Chain Tensioning (B)
The STIHL chain quick tensioning system (B) makes it very easy to tension the chain. Just release the sprocket cover and turn the knob to set the optimum tension. No tools needed.

Ematic chain lubrication system
The STIHL Ematic chain lubrication system provides maximum lubrication, longer wear and less oil consumption that conventional methods of chain lubrication. The oil consumption can therefore be reduced by up to 50 percent.

Two-handled operation
The ergonomically shaped handle and rear control handle with comfortable soft-grip component ensure safe working in all operating positions.

Operating handle
The black soft component on the rear handle provides a secure and firm grip in all working positions.

Toolless filler cap
The tank can be filled quickly and easily using the toolless filler cap.

STIHL Electric Motor (EC)
The STIHL electric motor (EC) is extremely energy efficient, lightweight and compact. It runs quietly, generates very low vibrations and does not require servicing.



Purchased from Masseys – If your chainsaw was purchased from Masseys and it develops a manufacturing fault during the warranty period, simply return the chainsaw to store and our mechanics will repair the machine free of charge. A warranty repair is when the machine has failed because of improper material or workmanship, under normal use and maintenance.

Purchased online – If you chainsaw was purchased from elsewhere, then we charge an initial £29.99 inspection charge to look at the machine. This will be refunded if the fault is a warranty issue and when the manufacturer has processed and accepted the warranty claim in full. Warranty for non-Masseys customers is 4-12 weeks as we have a duty to ensure our own customers are prioritised first.


Stihl MSA 160 C-B only, Stihl MSA 160 C-B with AP200 and AL101

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