A fuel-efficient pole pruner with a lightweight gearbox and Easy2Start™ technology.

  • Don’t let overgrown branches loom over your property. Prune them with the redesigned STIHL HT 56 C-E pole pruner. It features a lightweight gearbox that enhances maneuverability and user comfort. It also features an inside (left-hand) guide bar and saw chain mounting system, providing a better view of cutting. Starting is nearly effortless thanks to STIHL Easy2Start™ technology – just give it a light pull and hear the engine come to life. The pruner also includes a unique, two-piece shaft design for easy storage and transport. It’s a great addition to your landscaping arsenal, all for an affordable price.

Equipment prices include Pre-Delivery inspection, Set-up and Test Run.

SKU Description Price
HT56CE Pole Pruner $499.95

Prices and specs subject to change without notice. Product Special prices are while quantities last.


Displacement (cc)27.2
Power Output kW / bhp0.8 / 1.1
Weight (lbs / kg)6.2 / 13.7
Overall length with bar and chain (cm)280

Addition Info

Unique Two-Piece Shaft Design – This unique shaft design provides easy storage and transport.

Multi-function control handle – The STIHL Easy2Start™ system makes starting STIHL® outdoor power tools almost effortless, eliminating the need for a strong pull of the starting cord. This advanced starting system is designed to make starting STIHL® products fast and easy. The specific system may vary by model, but in each case, a quick pull overcomes the engine’s compression to minimize the strength and effort required to start. Available on selected products.