MS 180 - $199.95 DSRP


Distributor Suggested Retail Price 16 in. Bar DSRP:  $199.95

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This lightweight chainsaw features excellent air filtration, enhanced engine cooling and redesigned engine shroud.

The MS 180 chainsaw features improved air flow and shroud design, giving you more consistent performance in the field. Expect better engine cooling and air filtration while you make quick work of trimming branches, cutting small trees and clearing fallen limbs after a storm. If you’re looking for a reliable, light-duty chainsaw for occasional use, the MS 180 is a solid choice. See it for yourself ...Read More
Print Spec Sheets
MS 180 Specifications
DISPLACEMENT 31.9 cc (1.9 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER 1.5 kW (2.0 bhp)
POWERHEAD WEIGHT 4.1 kg (9.0 lbs.)
FUEL CAPACITY 250 cc (8.5 oz.)
CHAIN OIL CAPACITY 145 cc (4.9 oz.)
OILOMATIC® CHAIN 3/8" PMM3
GUIDE BAR LENGTHS* (Recommended ranges) 30 to 40 cm (12" to 16")
STIHL ROLLOMATIC® Narrow Kerf
POWER SOURCE Gas
STIHL recommends #3610 (61 PMM3 55) OILOMATIC® saw chain and 16" 3005 008 3913 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.
Model Features
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    Built in the USA
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    IntelliCarb™ Compensating Carburetor
    The IntelliCarb™ Compensating Carburetor is designed to automatically adjust the air/fuel ratio when the air filter becomes restricted or partially clogged and maintains the engine’s correct RPM. IntelliCarb™ uses air from the clean side of the air filter to control the diaphragm and flow of fuel. As the air filter becomes dirty and less air is available for the carburetor, the IntelliCarb™ system adjusts the fuel flow to compensate for the decrease in air flow. This is in contrast to typical carburetors that utilize this air from the “dirty” side of the air box.
Standard Features
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    Common Features for Chainsaws
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Important Information
* The actual listed guide bar length can vary from the effective cutting length based on which powerhead it is installed on.
Note: STIHL recommends use of fuel with no more than 10% Ethanol content. Using fuel with greater than 10% Ethanol content may cause damage to your equipment and may void your STIHL warranty. Learn More…
WARNING! Improper use of any power tool may cause serious or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow carefully the operating and safety instructions in your instruction manual before using such products.

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MS 180 is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 58.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Strong and easy to operate, some odd controls The saw was well prepared to go right from the store. Within minutes of getting home I was cutting up limbs and taking down scrub trees. This is a small tree cutter and not a lumberjack tool. Use it for dead limbs and small trees and be happy forever.
Date published: 2017-06-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from i love this saw bought this saw for home use and its exceeded my expectations. from cutting brush to small trees this thing gets it done .
Date published: 2017-06-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very dependable Still has to be the most reliable brand out there I have never once pulled a still start rope and it not started
Date published: 2017-06-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy start So easy to start with the easy start system. Got upgraded to the carbide blade, should stay sharp for a long time, cut 7-8 (not too big) trees. Like butter.
Date published: 2017-06-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from perfect for my needs of light weight trimming and cutting around our camp up north WE don't heat or cook with wood anymore but there is always a need to clear brush and dead fall around camp. The MS-180 suits my needs with ease of use, easy starting and dependability.
Date published: 2017-06-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great saw! Easy to start and fast cutting. Gas and chain oil have good fill ports that are easy to get to and love the keeper caps that can't fall away or get lost. Chain tension is really easy to adjust, not like old saws where bar and chain were loosened to such a point as to be always needing adjusted.
Date published: 2017-06-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great small job saw Great unit for the money had to clear a large dead oak friom an adjoining property. No oroblem whatsoever. I will get a beefier chain but that's the chain not the saw
Date published: 2017-06-01
Rated 3 out of 5 by from ok saw... not completely satisfied I decided to buy this saw over the ms170 due to more power, but i am disappointed in the engine's power. The chain is nice and sharp but the engine bogs easily even on 3" limbs. I recently bought a ms271 farm boss and I am very impressed by it. I wanted a small saw to pair with the 271 for small jobs and I am disappointed with the ms180. For the price i figured it would be as good of quality as the 271 farm boss but the ms180 is very cheaply made and underpowered. My old cheap competitor saw beats the ms180 by far power wise with the same weight and bar size. Disappointed in this, I should have bought the ms211 instead.
Date published: 2017-05-22
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