HT 133 - $659.95 DSRP


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HT 133

DSRP: $659.95

The ultimate telescoping pole pruner, built with the same features as the HT 103, but with a larger displacement engine.

The HT 133 is a powerful and precise telescoping pole pruner with a large fuel tank and a squared shaft. Its reduced weight over the previous model makes the HT 133 easy to handle while minimizing user fatigue. Packed with all the features of the HT 103, this model is 35% more powerful thanks to its fuel-efficient, low-emission engine. Prune high branches with ease and precision with this tool des...Read More
Print Spec Sheets
HT 133 Specifications
DISPLACEMENT 36.3 cc (2.2 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER 1.4 kW (1.9 bhp)
OVERALL LENGTH 7'6" to 11'6"
FUEL CAPACITY 710 cc (24 oz.)
CHAIN OIL CAPACITY 220 cc (7.4 oz.)
OILOMATIC® Chain/Guide Bar Size 1/4" STIHL PICCO™ PM3 / 35.5 cm (12" Bar)
POWER SOURCE Gas
WEIGHT (with cutting attachment) 7.2 kg (15.9 lbs.)
The actual listed guide bar length can vary from the effective cutting length based on the gear head design.
Model Features
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    Built in the USA
    Indicates products that are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.

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    Reduced-Emission Engine Technology - Caring for Nature
    The STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and/or CARB exhaust emission standards.

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    Anti-Vibration System
    STIHL has a system for minimizing the vibration levels of handheld outdoor power equipment. The STIHL anti-vibration system helps reduce operator fatigue and provides a more comfortable working experience.
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    Multi-Function Control Handle
    Having easy access to all of the controls on one comfortable handle helps makes it easier to complete tasks so the operator’s hand never has to leave the handle.
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    Telescoping Pole
    With an adjustable shaft, telescoping pole pruners can cut branches up to 16 feet above ground.
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    Purge Pump Primer
    At the press of a button, this small fuel pump delivers fuel to the carburetor, reducing the number of starting pulls needed after an extended break between uses.

Important Information
WARNING! Cutting blades are sharp. Do not touch or contact the blade with any part of your body. To reduce the risk of loss of control, always maintain secure footing. Improper use can result in serious or fatal injury.
WARNING! Risk of Electrocution: These tools are not insulated. Approaching or contacting electric power lines with tools may cause serious injury or death from electrocution. Electricity can jump from one point to another by means of arcing and/or may be conducted through damp branches. Maintain a clearance of at least 50 feet (15 meters) between the tools and any electrical line carrying live current. To reduce the risk of injury from falling objects, do not cut vertically above your head. Always wear a helmet and eye protection. Keep bystanders away. Use only STIHL authorized cutting attachments.
Danger! Risk of Electrocution Pole pruners are not insulated. Approaching or contacting electric power lines with these tools may cause serious injury or death from electrocution. Electricity can jump from one point to another by means of arcing and/or may be conducted through damp branches. Maintain a clearance of at least 50 feet (15 meters) between the tools and any electrical line carrying a live current. To reduce the risk of injury from falling objects do not cut vertically above your head. Always wear a safety helmet and eye protection. Keep bystanders away. Use only STIHL authorized cutting attachments.

Note: STIHL engine products with the Caring for Nature logo are cleaner than EPA Standards for exhaust emissions.
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.

STIHL products sold through U.S. STIHL Dealers are for distribution in the United States only.
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HT 133 is rated 3.7 out of 5 by 31.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Pole Saws done right. I replaced my 22 year old HT75 with this 133. (the old one was on the side of my 4x4 when I hit a tree. It never did fail me.) The new one covered all my wishes over the old one . More power and it is a cutting machine. AND IT IS A STIHL.
Date published: 2017-10-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Runs forever on a tank of gas So far so good runs a long time on a tank. Blade needs to be adjusted rarely. Means more cutting time.
Date published: 2017-09-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Product is a good investment I would recommend this product to anyone , it offers a much safer way to trim
Date published: 2017-09-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from HT-133 We have a Tree Service here in east/central Pa, all of our handheld equipment is Stihl, from saws to blowers.This HT-133 is the worst piece of garbage I've ever owned since I started buying Stihl in 2004. The cutting head is very Harbor Freight, not meant for comerical use as the head in made entirely of plastic and flexes horribly (went way overboard trying to save weight, waaaaaay overboard). The chain adjuster is already broken and engages on a hit and miss basis. The chain pops off on a regular basis too.One last gem, this head dosen't come with an anvil like its predecessors have, the HT-101 and HT-131, this anvil/lug on the bottom of the cutting head allows the head to capture the wood and hold it while the chain cuts, makes sense yes?I'm taking it back to the dealer to trade it in on a gallon of bar cutting oil!On a positive note, everything behind the cutting head all the way back to the motor has been very well thought out, especially the reinforced shaft as it can tolerate the occasional light to medium impacts much better. Another nice change was changing the on/off switch, that was always getting bumped while working with the HT-131. I'm currently in the market for a new HT-131, time is money in this competitive tree removal/trim business Stihl...please focus this particular saw to the commerical market .Thanks, Tony
Date published: 2017-09-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Highly recommend this pole saw. Very impressed with this new design, the square channel is more robust and moves in and out with ease. I have had both saws (the former one and this new one) and I just absolutely love it. Best pole saw I've ever used.
Date published: 2017-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Better than the previous model 131 Much better then the old model , had 3 of the and they got. bent too easy . Like the small 1/4 " chain doesn't bind up on bigger wood . Worked it commercially for three weeks , no complaints, it payed for itself
Date published: 2017-08-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Pole Pruner It does everything i hoped it would. Great piece of equipment.
Date published: 2017-08-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This pole saw has taken a beating and is still ripping! I have used this to cut trees from the river out of a kayak for 12 days straight and havent had any issues other than sometimes an easy pullstart would be nice at full extension and the shoulder clip slide moves around on me. Still a great saw
Date published: 2017-08-08
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