MS 180 - $199.95 DSRP


Distributor Suggested Retail Price 16 in. Bar DSRP:  $199.95

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This lightweight chainsaw features excellent air filtration, enhanced engine cooling and redesigned engine shroud.

The MS 180 chainsaw features improved air flow and shroud design, giving you more consistent performance in the field. Expect better engine cooling and air filtration while you make quick work of trimming branches, cutting small trees and clearing fallen limbs after a storm. If you’re looking for a reliable, light-duty chainsaw for occasional use, the MS 180 is a solid choice. See it for yourself ...Read More
Print Spec Sheets
MS 180 Specifications
DISPLACEMENT 31.9 cc (1.9 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER 1.5 kW (2.0 bhp)
POWERHEAD WEIGHT 4.1 kg (9.0 lbs.)
FUEL CAPACITY 250 cc (8.5 oz.)
CHAIN OIL CAPACITY 145 cc (4.9 oz.)
OILOMATIC® CHAIN 3/8" PMM3
GUIDE BAR LENGTHS* (Recommended ranges) 30 to 40 cm (12" to 16")
STIHL ROLLOMATIC® Narrow Kerf
POWER SOURCE Gas
STIHL recommends #3610 (61 PMM3 55) OILOMATIC® saw chain and 16" 3005 008 3913 Ematic™ guide bar combination. The actual listed guide bar length can vary from the effective cutting length based on which powerhead it is installed on.
Model Features
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    Built in the USA
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    IntelliCarb™ Compensating Carburetor
    The IntelliCarb™ Compensating Carburetor is designed to automatically adjust the air/fuel ratio when the air filter becomes restricted or partially clogged and maintains the engine’s correct RPM. IntelliCarb™ uses air from the clean side of the air filter to control the diaphragm and flow of fuel. As the air filter becomes dirty and less air is available for the carburetor, the IntelliCarb™ system adjusts the fuel flow to compensate for the decrease in air flow. This is in contrast to typical carburetors that utilize this air from the “dirty” side of the air box.
Standard Features
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    Common Features for Chainsaws
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Important Information
* The actual listed guide bar length can vary from the effective cutting length based on which powerhead it is installed on.
Note: STIHL recommends use of fuel with no more than 10% Ethanol content. Using fuel with greater than 10% Ethanol content may cause damage to your equipment and may void your STIHL warranty. Learn More…
WARNING! Improper use of any power tool may cause serious or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow carefully the operating and safety instructions in your instruction manual before using such products.

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MS 180 is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 24.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works , dependable Great saw for the money. Starts every time, low maintenance if you take care of it. Burns through 12in. Post oak and elm no problem. 180, 271, and the 391 are great pieces of equipment. I have 5 other saws from different manufacturers that will probably never leave the barn again.
Date published: 2016-11-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Light and easy to start! Great saw for trimming and cutting small trees. It is very light and easy to handle.It is very easy to start.
Date published: 2016-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very dependable and lightweight Bought this saw a couple months ago. Haven't experienced a single problem. Starts easily lightweight and good power.
Date published: 2016-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very dependable and light for the elderly: My 2 1/2 year old ms 180-c is still running strong. Just felt that I had better get another for back-up before winter sets in. Also I have a Farm Boss that is a hoss of a heavy duty chainsaw. It is 12 yrs old and strong as ever. Only Stihl at my farm.
Date published: 2016-11-07
Rated 2 out of 5 by from This product is underpowered I bought a Poulan 16" saw 15 years ago when I was in college. I trimmed trees as a side business. The saw was cheap and did everything to cutting from small branches to entire trees. It spewed bar oil everywhere. Never did it not start. I decided to buy a "good saw" now that I have a good job and a house with lots of trees. So I bought this saw. I used it ONCE before so I decided to buy a new chain because I was going to cut 4 small trees and do some trimming. So the saw struggled all day to cut down the trees. Half way thru I had to buy another chain due to time because the new one I was using was smoking. Luckily that did the trick. But I must say I have done big jobs with my old poulan and Oregon chains never had to stop and re sharpen. Also it would bog down every once in a while but not like the Stihl. This saw is not worth the money.
Date published: 2016-10-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fine little saw What a surprise to find such power in this size saw! Lightweight and durable. I own an older Stihl comparable to the newer farm boss and this little saw will keep right up with it. Definitely recommend.
Date published: 2016-10-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stihl MS 180 Chainsaw Don't have to worry about the saw starting because it starts every time.
Date published: 2016-10-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very Nice! I needed a chain saw fast! Did some research, ran to the Stihl store, purchased the 180. The gentleman at the store gassed it up, put chain lube in, adjusted everything, and fired it up! Runs like a champ! Been using it ever since. No problems.
Date published: 2016-10-07
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