Category: Long-reach Hedge Trimmer
Primary Use: Residential
Power Type: Battery
A battery-powered hedge trimmer bringing extended reach capability to the versatile and value-packed STIHL AK Series.
AK Series Battery & Charger Sold Separately
Ergonomic Loop Handle
The ergonomic loop handle is ideal for making cuts in any direction.
The tip protector makes cutting near the ground or along walls easier while protecting the trimmer’s cutters from damage.
The blade cover helps protect the cutting blade during storage and transport.
STIHL hedge trimmers with single-sided blades are ideal for cutting hedges in one direction that range between waist and chest height.
Laser-Cut Diamond-Ground Blades
Each blade is laser cut and ground using diamond discs. The hardened cutting edges are highly resilient and remain sharp for a longer period of time.
HS Throttle Trigger Lock
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Vertical Hanging Slot
The built-in hanging slot allows for easy storage when not in use.
The housing has smooth surfaces and round contours that help to keep it from getting caught on branches during use. The design also makes cleaning easy.
Common Features for Hedge Trimmers
View the features common to many STIHL hedge trimmers.
|HLA 56 Specifications|
|WEIGHT (w/ AK 20)||11.1 lbs.|
|BLADE LENGTH||18 in.|
|STROKES PER MINUTE||2,800|
|TOOTH SPACING||1.2 in.|
|OVERALL LENGTH||82 in.|
|BATTERY SERIES||AK Series|
|RUN TIME (w/ AK 20)||100 minutes|