The long-awaited replacement to STIHL’S largest chainsaw the STIHL MS880 has finally begun to show life after early images of the new model appeared on social media this week. The STIHL MS 881 appeared in an arborist shop in Cork with a lot of speculation around it being fake. The STIHL MS 881 features the new style of outer casing similar to the design on the MS500i with the rounded curves of previous STIHL models now changing to a sharper look.
The MS881 has been designed for the most demanding challenges and extreme conditions when harvesting big timber, the STIHL MS 881 meets the need. Robust design and excellent power to weight ratio make this saw ideal for the toughest jobs in the forest. Available in guide bar lengths 30″/75cm to 48″/120cm. The most powerful series-produced chainsaw in the world. Decompression valve and STIHL ElastoStart ensure an effortless chainsaw start on the STIHL MS 881, HD2 filter guarantees a long filter life, tool-free fuel cap for safe and easy refuelling.
Weighing at just under 10kgs with a power output of 121.6cc 6.4KW / 8.6hp early pricing indicated a 30″ combo will be around £1,750+VAT
The chainsaw can be ordered from dealers in Ireland but we have no release date for the UK market.