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New stihl fs45 trimmer question

Turfcutters Plus

LawnSite Senior Member
Anyone ever use the new stihl trimmer fs45?It only takes .080 line,But i love the light weightness of it.I also like the short curved shaft(that's right,curved shaft!)I traded in a low power backpack blower for a $50 trade on a $150 stihl fs45 trimmer.What do you think of the new heads?They load from outside of head by turning large nut.I'm not sure about the head.:confused:


LawnSite Bronze Member
Turf, get a grip dude. The only curved shaft I have is between my...... well never mind.