New MS 500i R

Forestry Chainsaws
MS 500i R

The MS 500i R —the first chainsaw on the worldwide market with a wrap-handle design and electronically controlled fuel injection —is designed and built specifically to meet the needs of forestry personnel and tree service professionals. An excellent power-to-weight ratio and wrap-handle design make this saw a versatile tool for felling, bucking or delimbing operations in multiple positions. A combination of leading-edge innovation and world-class engineering, the MS 500i R is able to deliver uncompromising performance with rapid acceleration thanks to its unique fuel injection system, making it a nearly unparalleled addition to the growing catalog of legendary STIHL equipment.

Key Features
MS 500i R Specifications - Professional Use
DISPLACEMENT 79.2 cc (4.83 in.3)
ENGINE POWER 5.0 kW (6.7 bhp)
FUEL CAPACITY 785 cc (26.05 oz.)
GUIDE BAR LENGTHS (Recommended ranges) 40 cm to 90 cm (16” to 36”)
WEIGHT 6.7 kg (14.8 lbs.) (R Version)
OIL CAPACITY 325 cc (11.0 oz.)
STIHL recommends 3624 005 0084 (33 RS3 84) OILOMATIC® saw chain and 3003 000 4030 25” Ematic™ guide bar combination. The actual listed guide bar length can vary from the effective cutting length based on which powerhead it is installed on.