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Stihl HS 87 R Petrol Hedge Trimmer 30″

(1 customer review)

£575.74 (inc VAT)

Usually dispatches within 7 to 10 working days.

SKU: 18-42370112991

The Stihl HS 87 R 30″ is a professional hedge trimmer with 2-Mix engine technology. The HS 87 R boasts a single sided cutting blade designed to cut through the toughest of hedges. Large teeth and a lower blade speed allows the tool to cope with thick growth. With a reduction in weight and increased efficiency, these machines will make light work of all trimming tasks.


STIHL 2-MIX-Engine

The STIHL 2-mix engine specially designed for the new generation of hedge trimmer combines low consumption and emissions ​​with low weight and excellent acceleration. There are also always sufficient power reserves for cutting thicker shrubs.

Cutting variation (R)

The R variations of Stihl hedge cutters are designed specifically for large volume cutting. They feature a cutting blade with wide tooth spacing and longer tooth height. The gearing allows a high cutting power at a medium stroke rate. The R variations provide the possibility of cutting thicker branches and completing clearing work faster.

Electronic ignition module

This ensures reliable starting and trouble-free running. The ignition system is fully encapsulated and thus protected from damp and dirt.

Manual fuel pump (Purger)

A small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburettor at the touch of a button. This reduces the number of starting pulls required following extended breaks in operations.

Anti-vibration system

Intense vibration at the handles of power tools can lead to long-term effects on blood vessels in the hands and arms. STIHL has therefore developed an effective anti-vibration system whereby the oscillations from the machine’s engine are dampened which significantly reduces vibrations at the handles.

Long-life air filter system

Ensures longer cleaning intervals and better protection of the engine.

Tool free filler cap

Patented special filler caps for fuel and oil. These filler caps can be opened and closed again quickly and easily, without tools.

Single-sided cutting blade

The double-sided cutting blade is ground on one side. The special blade geometry ensures high cutting performance.

Technical data

Displacement cm³ 22.7
Power output kW/bhp 0.7/1.0
Weight kg 1) 5.5
Vibration level left/right m/s² 2) 2.3/2.4
Sound pressure level dB(A) 3) 96
Sound power level dB(A) 3) 106
Stroke rate 1/min 3.100
Blade length cm 75
Tooth spacing mm 38



Cutting Length

30" (75cm)

Power Type


1 review for Stihl HS 87 R Petrol Hedge Trimmer 30″

  1. Paul Hoff (verified owner)

    I purchased this Stihl hedge trimmer on behalf of my next-door neighbour who is also a professional gardener but doesn’t buy things online, and I know he’s very happy with it as it’s the specific one he wanted. As ever with Radmore & Tucker, the price was cheaper than anywhere else, and the service was exceptional, I ordered on a Saturday and delivered on Tuesday, I would highly recommend R & T!

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