STIHL HLA 86 Battery Powered Telescopic Long-Reach Hedge Trimmer


The STIHL HLA 86 is a professional cordless hedge trimmer from the STIHL AP system. The HLA is ideal for the efficient maintenance of tall hedges, shrubs and ground cover. The robust EC motor with infinitely variable speed delivers consistently high performance. The cutter bar can be adjusted by 115° for top, bottom or side cuts without tools. The cutter blade, ground on both sides, allows for an attractive, clean-cut. The tool-free adjustable square telescopic shaft impresses with its high level of guide rigidity. The 260 – 330 cm long hedge trimmer has a very long reach and can be folded up to 180 cm for easier transport.

£465.00 £490.00

Telescopic shaft with rotatable clamping sleeve
With a practical square telescopic shaft, which can be extended from 2.6m to 3.3m, even high or wide hedges are no problem. The shaft length can be adjusted without tools using the rotatable clamping sleeve.

Perfectly balanced
The battery in the shaft of the HLA enables balance during use and allows for fatigue-free work.

Intuitive control handle
The ergonomic operating handle has an intuitive start process and is easy to use for right and left hand users.

Double-sided cutting plate
The double-sided cutting plate is ground on both sides and ensures a clean cutting pattern.

Quick-adjustment system
The cutter bar can be adjusted from -45° to 70° and can be folded and locked parallel to the shaft for transport.

The STIHL brushless electric motor (EC) is very energy efficient and practically maintenance free. Thanks to its outstanding efficiency, the battery power is directly translated into impressive performance. During operation, the electronically controlled EC motor permanently monitors the load and adjusts the engine accordingly.

Blade guard
For protection of the blade and to allow safe, easy transport this cordless long reach hedge trimmer is equipped with a blade guard.

Tip protector
Protects the tip of the hedge trimmer’s cutting blade from wear and tear while working in contact with the ground

Weight5 kg


Battery life time AP 300 S minup to 223
Total length cm330
Cordless technologyAP System
Blade length cm50
Recommended batteryAP 200
Weight kg4.8
Sound power level dB(A)91
Vibration value, right m/s²1.6
Vibration value, left m/s²2.3
Stroke rate rpm3.000
Tooth spacing mm33
Cutting capacity mm26
Battery life time AP 100 minup to 72
Battery life time AP 200 minup to 144
Battery life time AP 300 minup to 180