The Stihl MS 880 is the perfect chainsaw. When using a chainsaw one should always be mindful of safety. One way to do that is to purchase a chainsaw made by Stihl. Long known for quality and safety, Stihl has come out with its most powerful and safest model.
The MS 880 meets the most challenging cutting jobs with ease. It has maximum power and agility. It has the IntelliCarb compensating carburettor and ElastoStart starter handle. It also includes a toothless tank filler cap and an easy access air filter for easy maintenance. You also get a side access chain tensioner, and decompression valve. The side access tensioner is a safety feature that allows the operator to adjust the chain without needing to get their hand near the chain. It also makes it easier to loosen or tighten the chain. An additional option is the wrap handle.
The MS 880 weighs 22.3 lbs and is heavy duty. The bar range is wide, between 17 and 59 inches making it adaptable to any job, large or small. It has 8.6 horse power and 7.42 cubic inches of displacement. Currently the STHIL MS 880 is on the market for $1,680.00 to $1,930 depending on the size bar you select. You might be able to find a better deal at EBAY or Craigslist if you are willing to search online and want to weather the doubts of such an expensive purchase.