HTA 85

Lithium-ion pole pruner

The STIHL HTA 85 telescopic pole pruner is perfect for those hard-to-reach jobs. Lightweight, powerful, extremely quiet for work in noise sensitive areas and yes, zero emissions! Can’t reach your work? STIHL has the solution once again! Battery and charger sold separately.

Version Weight kg / lb 1) Rated Voltage (V) Overall length (in-cm) Weight without battery (kg-lb) Bar Length (in) Battery life with AP 100 (Min) 2) Battery life with AP 300 (Min) 2) Battery life with AR 1000 (Min) 2) Battery life with AR 3000 (Min) 2) Price
HTA 85 4.5 / 9.9 36 153.6-390 4.5-9.9 10 - 14 17 55 180 230 Call For pricing


Maintenance-free , brushless and efficient STIHL EC motor ensures a longer run time in operation and increased service life for maximum cutting performance.

Telescopic handle with quick-release

Adjustable telescopic shaft that can be extended from 2.70 m to 3.90 m, so you can reach branches up to 16 ft. high.

Side chain tensioner

The clamping screw is located to the side of the bar preventing contact with the saw chain for safety.

Soft grip handle

The soft grip handle absorbs some vibrations making this unit easier to manoeuver

STIHL ElastoStart

Due to compression pressure, jerky stresses occur when starting internal combustion engines. The damping element in the ElastoStart special starter grip alternately absorbs and releases force according to the compression pattern. The result is smooth, even starting.

Lithium-ion battery (sold separately)

Powerful lithium ion battery pack compatible with all STIHL cordless machines. The battery pack can be charged several hundred times without the capacity decreasing significantly. No memory effect and constant power while in operation. Allows operation for long periods, just like a gas machine. Available in two performance classes: AP 100, and AP 300. Includes a charge level indicator with four LEDs for indicating the charge level. Rechargeable with STIHL charger AL 100, AL 300 or AL 500