A high-performance, fuel-efficient chainsaw. Great for felling, firewood cutting and storm cleanup.
The MS 291 chainsaw is an all-around reliable unit for farmers, landscapers and gardeners. Powered by a fuel-efficient, low-emission stratified scavenging engine technology which reduces fuel consumption by up to 20% and full fils all emission regulations, this saw also includes an advanced anti-vibration system, and lightweight muffler to reduce operator fatigue. Part of STIHL’s new generation of fuel-efficient, environmentally friendly chain saws.
Another high-tech STIHL chainsaw, the MS 291 is built around one of our new fuel-saving engines with longer run times and lower emissions. And with an advanced pre-separation air filtration system, your air filter can last up to five times longer. Another great feature is an advanced anti-vibration system to reduce user fatigue. STIHL engineering is to thank for this high-powered, high-tech, low-maintenance chainsaw. It is truly a force to be reckoned with.
|MS 291 Specifications||
CHAIN OIL CAPACITY
GUIDE BAR LENGTHS (Recommended ranges) 40 to 50 cm (16" to 20")
|Chain & Bar Recommendations||
STIHL recommends #3634 (26 RM3 67) OILOMATIC® saw chain and 16" 3003 000 6813 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.
The occurrence called “kickback” can cause serious or fatal injury. Always read the instruction manual carefully before using your saw. STIHL uses a green and yellow color-coding system to help you select a powerhead, bar and chain combination that complies with the kickback requirements of ANSI Standard B175.1 (gasoline-powered saws) and §30 of UL 1662/ ANSI Standard B175.1 (electric chainsaws). Ask your STIHL dealer about safe operating procedures and the advantages of the STIHL Quickstop® chain brake, STIHL Quickstop® Plus (Q) additional chain braking feature, STIHL reduced kickback bars and STIHL low-kickback saw chains.