AutoCut® Line Head - $19.99 DSRP


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Mowing head that uses nylon line. Advances cutting line when “tapped” against the ground. AutoCut® C versions reload line by simply inserting line into eyelets and twisting bump knob.

 

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AutoCut® Line Head is rated 2.4 out of 5 by 92.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Junk Trimmer head Does not auto feed. Trimmer head difficult to service.
Date published: 2017-09-18
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Carry pliers to pull line from spool.... Must use pliers to coax line from spool [brand new machine]. Auto, bump will not work. Very disappointed.
Date published: 2017-08-21
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Auto cut trimmer head Reminded me of 1980 when trimmer heads were difficult to reline and use. This head is difficult to reload and does not feed properly. I love stihl equipment but they missed the mark on this one!
Date published: 2017-08-12
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This product sucks Had nothing but trouble with the so called autocut head. and i know you are supposed to bump it with speed. and i was not informed of that at all.
Date published: 2017-08-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Love my FS 50 with autocut! when spooled correctly (no need to take apart ,just cause headaches) and bumped at the right rpm I've had zero issues. My only complaint is that it's maxed at .080 line. I have a lot of chain link fence to deal with so .095 would help. Even though I love the curved shaft I will get a straight shaft just for that reason. Otherwise I love my FS 50.
Date published: 2017-07-06
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Powerful machine; poor head design I've had a Stihl FSe60 for several years. I am extremely satisfied with the trimmer itself: it is very powerful, especially for an electric trimmer. However, I am EXTREMELY DISSATISFIED with the autocut head-C5-2. According to the manual, the EasySpool feature is designed so that I should be able to put in new line without removing the head, simply by inserting a line into each hole and winding the head. Then, magically, the head should be wound with new line. After several attempts over the years, I have found this to be UNTRUE! It is very difficult to wind new line on the head; the head must be removed to add the line. I have to use a screwdriver to unscrew and screw the button on top of the head. Also, as previous users have commented, the line does not advance if it is bumped. I've tried it several ways. Stihl has made a poorly-designed head for this trimmer. I don't understand why Stihl hasn't redesigned this AutoCut head, as I have read many, many poor reviews about it. I am now, finally, shopping for another electric trimmer.
Date published: 2017-06-21
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Auto feed problem I bought a new Stihl weed eater and each time I use it the auto feed does not work. I have to continually stop, open the trimmer head and re wrap the trimmer line as it breaks off inside the head and does not feed
Date published: 2017-06-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from easy spool -only easy with stihl line and a knowledgeable salesman The shop from which i purchased installed and said it was good to go. i could never get it to bump feed. was completely fed up with it. Then, i bought a ms-170 chainsaw from springs valley hardware. The salesman recommended a round stihl line and explained how the lower polymer lines melt inside the head. he also said it should be bumped at speed rather than not moving. Installed the new line and it has fed everytime i bumped at speed and the line lasts tenfold! it has worked amazingly but i understand the reviews as i would have given a 1 star review last year.
Date published: 2017-06-09
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