Stihl TS 500i – An industry first

Stihl TS 500i – An industry first

This spring Stihl released their innovative new cut-off machine, the Stihl TS 500i. This new saw is something to brag about. It is the very first electronically controlled fuel-injected cut-off saw. Check it out:


Click to view larger image. The Stihl TS 500i is the versatile new electronically controlled fuel-injected cut-off saw.

What are the benefits of this new saw?

No Starting Problems - Solve your cut-off saw starting problems with the TS 500i. The saw starts in one pull.
Increased Power - The 72.2 cc, 5.1 hp TS 500i is 17% more powerful than the Stihl TS 420.
Lightweight and Compact - The TS 500i is only 6% heavier than the Stihl TS 420, making it 22.5 lbs.
Low Emission Engine - The low emission engine provides optimal torque throughout RPM range, eliminating the need for a choke.
X2 Air Filtration - The X2 air filtration system is virtually maintenance-free and maintains 99.96% cleaning efficiency.
Water Control - Included Electronic Water Control feature simplifies water flow adjustment while cutting.
First of its kind - The Stihl TS 500i is the first cut-off machine to feature an electronically controlled fuel-injection system.

One of the best features is the starting capability. Check out this demonstration video of the Stihl TS 500i starting with only a light pull.

For more information related to the Stihl TS 500i and other cut-off saws, check out these pages:
Stihl TS 500i Product Information
Stihl Hand Held Saws
Stihl TS 500i Press Release (leaving eschsupply.com)