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STIHL and VIKING products are considered to be some of the best quality outdoor power tools available to homeowner, landowner and professional users. To ensure that you get the very best level of service, this product must be handed-over to you at the point of sale. Stihl believe that the best service to customers is achieved when the customer has face-to-face contact with their local Stihl dealer. This allows for the end user to receive the proper tool for the job, the right instruction and the peace of mind they can use the tool safely.

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Stihl HLA 85 Cordless Telescopic Long Reach Hedge Trimmer (Power Unit)

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Product Code: STI-48590112920

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RRP: £400.00 £359.00

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6 Reasons to Choose Cordless

  1. No power cable to get in the way
  2. No unpleasant exhaust fumes
  3. Running costs kept to a minimum
  4. Much lower maintenance
  5. Extremely quiet
  6. Reduced vibration levels

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Great versatile product from Stihl, ideal for those larger gardens with higher hedging. Really easy and quiet to operate. Powerful enough for the professional user.

Product Details

Stihl HLA 85 Cordless Telescopic Long Reach Hedge Trimmer (Power Unit)

Please note: Supplied as shell only. You will need to purchase a battery and charger with this machine.

Stihl have added an extremely versatile tool to their STIHL cordless range. The HLA 85 telescopic hedge cutter is ideal for the busy professional, thanks to its light weight design with reduced vibrations and noise. Even the busy domestic gardener will welcome this easy to operate cordless hedge cutter. Keeping on top of those taller or deeper hedges will be simpler than ever thanks to the total extended length of 3.3metres of this HLA 85. Its weight without the battery is just 4.4kg, light enough to operate easily for extended periods of time, and not so light that you cannot control it. This cordless hedge cutter features a double sided blade which allows for easy and safe vertical and horizontal hedge trimming, a very welcome feature for the discerning gardener.

Those days of heavy, noisy vibrating garden machines can thankfully be a thing of the past with the all new cordless range from Stihl. Cleaner, greener and easier to operate than ever before, no wonder cordless power is the buzz word on every gardener's lips right now! From professional gardeners to domestic gardeners, cordless power offers you all the power of petrol but with improved ergonomics and easier operation.

The brushless EC motor is exceedingly efficient, quieter, giving lower vibrations than a petrol motor and is also virtually maintenance free. Its performance is pretty impressive; during operation the electronically controlled EC motor permanently monitors the load and adjusts the engine accordingly. The adjustable cutter makes this an extremely versatile tool, useful for completing a range of gardening tasks. The handy telescopic shaft can be extended from 260cm to 330cm, simply use the quick release mechanism ensuring minimum of disruption as you work. The cutter bar can be adjusted 115 ° to suit the job in hand, and can be folded down to just 125cm to easily fit inside a car, making for convenient transport and storage.

This Stihl HLA 85 telescopic hedge cutter gets its power from the all new 36v Lithium-ion battery. Interchangeable across the entire Stihl cordless range this battery is efficient, better for the environment and offers unbeatable power and state of the art features. A high tech product that gives you ultimate power and energy saving capabilities coupled with well thought out features such as no self discharge and an LED power level display. Quick to charge and lasts longer than ever, it has also been weather proofed to ensure that an unexpected shower won't stop you in your tracks.

Stihl 56v cordless system features

The Stihl cordless power system offers you simple convenience with great performance. The quiet, exhaust-free, battery power allows full freedom of movement while carrying out gardening tasks and ground maintenance. Feel the power of this flexible range, simply charge the battery, insert it into the machine and press the start button. Innovative lithium-ion power packs are at the heart of STIHL cordless power tools. They deliver plenty of power and a high energy density. What’s more, they can be charged in a very short time, have no memory effect and fit all types of cordless power tools.

Regardless of whether you’re building with wood, sawing firewood, moving the lawn, trimming lawn edges, cutting bushes or getting rid of dirt, sweepings or leaves, cordless power tools from STIHL make light work of all sorts of gardening jobs. The tools offer functional design, outstanding ergonomics and powerful engine performance.

Recommended - AP 180 battery (Optional)

Light and powerful 36V lithium-ion battery, providing an output of 178Wh. The AP 180 battery can be used to power any STIHL or VIKING cordless tool. With charge level indication (LED). Compatible with the AL 100 standard charger and AL 300 quick charger.


  • Weight without battery is just 4.4kg, lightweight enough for even the busiest professional or time pressed gardener.
  • Powerful high tech 36v Lithium-Ion battery that powers the efficient brushless motor for stunning power and precise results
  • The cutter bar can be adjusted 115 ° to make this an extremely versatile tool
  • Battery features no self discharge and an LED display showing power level
  • Weather proofed so you can work through any inclement weather
  • Telescopic shaft can be easily extended from 260cm - 330cm using the quick release mechanism


  • Lightweight: 4.4 kg
  • Battery: 36v Lithium-Ion
  • Compact: Folds down to 125cm
  • Telescopic: 260cm  -330cm
  • Noise: Reduced
  • Vibrations: Barely any
  • Value for money: Excellent


  • This Stihl product comes with a 2 year warranty

Mobile. Silent. Powerful. Typical STIHL.

They have arrived! Cordless powerhouses from STIHL designed to operate in noise-sensitive areas as well as around the house and garden. The new 36 V cordless machines combine innovative motor and battery technology with first-class machine engineering to produce a brushless, electronically controlled electric motor (EC). The power from the lithium-ion battery packs is optimised to achieve a high degree of efficiency and enhance the performance of the machine.

The powerful lithium-ion battery pack is compatible with all STIHL cordless machines.

Technical Info

Brand Stihl
Power Source Cordless / Battery
Power Details 36V Lithium-Ion
Blade Type Double
Blade Length (mm) 500
Blade Spacing 33 mm
Starting Method Switch/Button/Bar
Overall Length (m) 3.27
Cutter Guard Yes
Weight 4.4 kg
Warranty 2 years
Other Features No
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