2012 STIHL SH 86 C-E
Powered by a low emissions engine, the new SH 86 C-E professional shredder vac/blower has increased vacuum power and shredding performance that will blow you away. Fuel efficient and operator-friendly, this shredder vac easily converts into a handheld blower. Equipped with features like a special shredder blade on the fan wheel that reduces yard waste, along with the STIHL Easy2Start™ system, soft grip handles and a four-spring anti-vibration system— you have all the necessary comfort elements to ensure a smooth start and help reduce operator fatigue.
Powerful and fuel-efficient, low-emission engine
Four-spring anti-vibration system
Special shredder blade on fan wheel reduces yard waste (14:1 mulching ratio for dry leaves)
Throttle lock and stop switch for ease of operation
Semi-automatic choke lever for smooth starts
Two-ringed piston for extended life
Soft grip handle for added comfort
Comes with vacuum bag and suction tube
Easily converts to handheld blower
Foot Pad for stability when starting.
Translucent Fuel Tank allows operator to easily check fuel level before starting work.
Protected Fuel Tank helps prevent damage.
Upright Fuel Tank for easy filling.
Easy-to-replace starter assembly.
Protected Choke Knob helps prevent damage.
Protected Spark Plug is secure yet easy to change.
Adjustable Straps have dual adjustments for comfort with STIHL logo on harness.
Lightweight Polymer Frame is padded.
High-Tech Polymer Housings are lightweight, withstand greater impact and are corrosion-resistant.
New Nozzle with increased wear area.
Adjustable Tube lets the operator choose the length that is right for them.
Joystick-style Handle has throttle control and stop/run switch.
Protected Control Cables shield wires.
Adjustable Blower Tubes — BR 500 has 2 positions, BR 550 and BR 600 have 3 positions.
Heavy-Duty Pleated Air Filter
Superior Balance and Design help reduce fatigue and make handling easy.
Replaceable “In-Tank” Fuel Filters lower cost and are easy to maintain.
Smooth, Clean Design has no rough edges to snag on clothing or brush.
Long-Life Cylinders give maximum wear life, better cooling and lubrication, and more power output per cubic centimeter of engine displacement.
Electronic Ignition provides easier starting and smoother running.
Heavy-Duty Crankshaft for durability.
IntelliCarb™ Compensating Carburetor measures air on clean side of air filter and adjusts metering diaphragm in carburetor. Maintains RPM levels even when filter begins to clog.
Easy-Access Carburetor Adjustment Screws let you adjust the carburetor for local cutting conditions and altitude.
Anti-Vibration System helps reduce operator fatigue.
2-Ring Pistons improve engine efficiency and hold compression longer than 1-ring pistons. They also transfer heat from the piston to cylinder better, helping engine stay cooler and last longer.
Protected Throttle Trigger helps prevent damage.
ElastoStart™ Handle has a built-in shock absorber for smoother starting.
NOTE: STIHL handheld blowers have many common features. However, all models may not have all the features shown here. Consult your Dealer for details.
2012 STIHL SH 86 C-E
- Fuel Capacity
- 440 cc (14.9 oz)
- 27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)
- (Power) 0.8 kW (1.1 bhp)
- 5.6 kg (12.3 lbs)
- Air Velocity
- (Round Nozzle) 69 m/sec (154 mph)
(Flat Nozzle) 85 m/sec (190 mph)
- Air Volume
- (Round Nozzle) 780 m3/h (459 cfm)
(Flat Nozzle) 610 m3/h (359 cfm)
(Vac Mode) 770 m3/h (453 cfm)
- Sound Pressure Rating
- 70 dB(A) Vac & Blower Measured per ANSI B175.2
- Bag Capacity
- 1.5 cu. ft. = 1.2 bushel