The chainsaws of the German brand Stihl with each new modification provide owners with an improved design and excellent characteristics. Stihl 211 chainsaws occupy their place in the lineup, which, for some reason, users completely undeservedly deprive attention. Manufacturers created this saw, taking into account all the disadvantages of previous developments, as well as the wishes of customers. Stihl 211 is quite lightweight, productive, economical. The tool belongs to the category of household, but its design and capabilities make it possible to solve rather difficult tasks, which makes this saw necessary for any private household.
Scope and design of the Stihl 211 chainsaw
The use of the Stihl 211 chainsaw is quite extensive. It produces firewood, saws wood for economic or construction purposes, performs pruning of trees in the garden. The characteristics of the saw allow you to cut trees with a trunk diameter of about 30 cm. Any kind of work with this saw can be carried out safely and comfortably due to the improved design and balancing of the entire tool, convenient location of the handles, and an effective emergency brake.
Unlike similar tools from other brands, the Stihl MC 211 chainsaw has a reliable anti-vibration system. There is also a filter with preliminary air purification, a system for reducing fuel consumption. Sustainability during operation of the saw provides the 2MIX system, which significantly reduces the amount of harmful substances in the exhaust gases.
This modification compared with earlier Stihl models has such improvements as a quick start system (ErgoStart), a convenient mechanism for adjusting the chain tension. The saw’s capabilities can also be expanded by installing a specially designed carbide chain, whose working life is increased 4 times.
Video: Stihl 211 Chainsaw Carb Adjustment
Features and specifications of the Stihl 211 saw
The reliability and performance of this chainsaw is ensured by quality materials and assembly. The main working parts are made of forged steel, the cylinder is chrome-plated, the plastic of the protective casing is strong, designed for high loads.
The basic modification of the Stihl MS 211 14 chainsaw has a two-stroke engine that runs on a mixture of gasoline and oil. The standard proportion for 2-stroke engines is the ratio of gasoline to oil 50: 1.
The tool also has the following technical characteristics:
- power. 2.3 liters. from.;
- chain pitch. 3/8 inch;
- chain thickness. 1.3 mm;
- the number of chain links. 50;
- fuel tank capacity. 270 ml;
- tire length. 35 cm;
- weight. 4.3 kg.
Another modification of the Stihl MS 211 16 chainsaw differs only in the increased tire length, which is 40 cm.
Adjustment and adjustment of the carburetor Stihl 211
Saw Stihl 211 needs carburetor adjustment during first use or when switching to seasonal modes. During debugging, clearly follow the operating instructions. Proper adjustment of the tool in combination with high-quality fuels and lubricants will allow you to use the saw at full power, fully utilizing it for any type of work. We also offer you to familiarize yourself with the video, which details the carburetor adjustment:
Basic rules of operation
In order for the tool to serve you for a long time without breakdowns, you should remember the basic rules of use:
- According to the instructions, immediately after purchase, the tool must go through a break-in period to grind all the parts. Estimated break-in time. up to 15 full exhausted gas tanks.
- For refueling, use only high-quality gasoline (A-92 or A-95), as well as the original Stihl oil.
- Before starting work, check for grease and chain tension.
- Do not increase the revolutions with the chain brake applied, so as not to damage the drive or clutch.
Observance of these simple rules will significantly extend the life of your saw, protect it from premature repairs.