For landscaping and tree service professionals looking for a powerful, Made in America* pole pruner, the HT 135 delivers. The lightweight gearbox design provides high-speed precision while pruning—making it much easier to handle when reaching for high branches. Likewise, the squared-shaft has increased rigidity, providing advanced control and precision while reducing user fatigue. The outside guide bar and saw chain mounting provide the user with better flush-cutting abilities. Rounded out by great features such as the semi-automatic choke lever, one-touch stop, and no-slip grip design, the HT 135 is built to meet the demands of the most discerning professionals. *A majority of STIHL products sold in America are made in America of U.S. and global materials.