Petrol Chainsaw CS 540 (14″)

Chainsaw with 38.5 cc (1.6 kW) petrol engine and 35 cm (14″) cutting bar.

  • 38.5 cc petrol engine with a power output of 1.6 kW
  • 35 cm (14″) cutting bar
  • Chain speed of 22.8 m/s
  • Net weight of 5.64 kg without bar and chain
  • Vibration control system (VCS)
  • Tensioning wrench supplied

Product details and specs

The STIGA CS 540 (14″)chainsaw with 35 cm (14″) bar is powered by a 38.5 cc (1.6 kW) engine, making it reliable and powerful yet lightweight. The magnesium engine cover ensures robustness, reliability and quick cooling. The oil pump is automatic and adjustable. Maintenance operations can be performed quickly and easily thanks to a number of features; such as the tool-less handle on the air filter cover without the need for additional tools, the tensioning wrench located under the rear handle and the fuel tank level monitoring window. The ergonomic soft-touch handle and spring system ensure reduced vibrations and greater comfort.


Manual chain brake

The manual and inertia chain brake allows you to stop the chain in 0.089 seconds with just one hand, offering maximum safety in the event of kickback.

Spark ignition motor

The new 38.5 cc spark ignition motor delivers the power required for comfortable and prolonged tasks, while maintaining low emission levels and optimised fuel consumption.

Non-slip handle

The ergonomic front handle and soft-touch rear handle, combined with the conveniently positioned levers, enable a comfortable and secure grip.

Accessible air filter

The quick-release system allows immediate access to the air filter and spark plug for maintenance.

Tank with gauge

The oil tank cap is in a convenient and easily accessible position and the fuel level can be checked using the practical level monitoring window.

What’s in the box

CS 540 (14)”
Screwdriver Chain round file Spark plug key

Technical specs

Level Experience SKU 240381402/ST1
Series Series 5 EAN/UPC 8008984853461
Power source Petrol 2-stroke Power 1.6 kW
Displacement 38.5 cm³ Engine rotation speed 12000 rpm
Maximum engine speed 12000 rpm Idling speed (+/- 100) 3100 rpm
Starter Recoil Primer Yes
Choke Manual with automatic return Fuel tank capacity 0.51 l
Carburettor type Butterfly valve Ignition coil type Digital
Air filter type Nylon net
Bar type Sprocket nose Bar length 35 cm
Bar length (inches) 14 in Chain type 3/8″ .050″ (91PX-53X)
Chain speed 22.8 m/s Chain brake Manual and inertial
Chain oil tank capacity 0.26 l Chain oil pump Automatic adjustable
Chain tensioning system Side screw tensioning
Handle type Rear handle Vibe Control System (VCS) Yes
Soft grip handle Yes
Included tools kit Screwdriver, chain round file, spark plug key
Guaranteed sound power level (LwA) – dB(A) 115 Measured sound pressure level at operator ear dB(A) 99.6
Vibration level front handle (m/s2) 5.72 Vibration level rear handle (m/s2) 4.37
Measured sound power level dB(A) 111.5
Pack weight 7.94 kg Product weight 7.295 kg
Product weight without bar and chain 5.64 kg Product length 724 mm
Product width 283 mm Product height 315 mm