Stihl STL-SH86C SH 86C Vac N' Mulch


Powered by a low-emission engine, the new SH 86 C-E professional shredder vac/blower has increased vacuum power and shredding performance that will blow you away. Fuel efficient and operator-friendly, this shredder vac easily converts into a handheld blower. Equipped with features like a special shredder blade on the fan wheel that reduces yard waste, along with the STIHL Easy2Start system, soft grip handles and a four-spring anti-vibration system — you have all the necessary comfort elements to ensure a smooth start and help reduce operator fatigue.


  • Powerful and fuel-efficient, low-emission engine
  • Four-spring anti-vibration system
  • Special shredder blade on fan wheel reduces yard waste
    (14:1 mulching ratio for dry leaves)
  • Easy2Start system
  • Throttle lock and stop switch for ease of operation
  • Semi-automatic choke lever for smooth starts
  • Two-ringed piston for extended life
  • Soft grip handle for added comfort
  • Comes with vacuum bag and suction tube
  • Easily converts to handheld blower
Engine Specs. 0.8 kW (1.1 bhp)
Displacement 27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)
Air Velocity at Nozzle (mph) Round: 69 m/sec (154 mph) Flat: 85 m/sec (190 mph)
Air Volume (Vac Mode) 770 m3/h (453 cfm)
Air Volume at Nozzle (cfm) Round: 780 m3/h (459 cfm) Flat: 610 m3/h (359 cfm)
Bag Capacity 1.5 cu. ft. = 1.2 bushel
Sound Level 70 dB(A) Vac & Blower Measured per ANSI B175.2
Weight 5.6 kg (12.3 Ibs)
Fuel Capacity 440 cc (14.9 oz)