TAG: backpack blower

Husqvarna adds to handheld and battery-powered lines

October 23, 2019By
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Husqvarna introduced several new products designed for lawn and tree care professionals at the 2019 GIE+EXPO in Louisville, Ky. These include zero-turns, sever handheld battery-powered products and commercial robotics. Battery-powered options Husqvarna announced several new additions to the portfolio of battery-operated products. The new 520iHT4 (MSRP: $449.99) hedge trimmer offers a telescoping arm with a reach of more than 14... read more

EGO introduces weatherproof, battery-powered commercial series

October 31, 2018By

EGO unveiled a new line of commercial battery-powered equipment. The line includes a 15-inch string trimmer, 600 CFM blower and 25.5-inch hedge trimmer, all powered by a 56-volt backpack battery. “Landscapers work in tough conditions. Their tools are exposed to the elements daily, especially rain, dirt and dust,” said Sarah Hohman, brand manager for EGO. “Research confirmed durability factors heavily in... read more

Greenworks Commercial adds new battery-powered backpack blower

March 14, 2018By

Greenworks Commercial expanded its 82-volt line with the GBB 700 dual battery port backpack blower. “For 2018, we’ve put a focus on providing innovative battery management solutions to increase the amount of productivity users can get on the job site,” said Chris Allen, president of Greenworks North America. “The new dual battery port backpack blower provides users with optimal performance... read more

Makita: EB7650TH 75.6 cc MM4 Backpack Blower

January 14, 2018By

The EB7650TH combines a cleaner-burning 4-stroke engine with quieter operation, easier starts, and the convenience of no fuel mixing. The cleaner-burning, fuel-efficient EB7650TH is a true step-up from older 2-stroke motors, and is engineered for commercial lawn and garden work. It’s powered by a 75.6 cc commercial-duty 4-stroke engine that requires no fuel mix and will deliver commercial duty performance... read more

Stihl introduces BR 700 X backpack blower

September 19, 2017By

Stihl released the BR 700 X backpack blower, a fuel-efficient blower designed for heavy debris cleanup and large property maintenance, the company said. The backpack blower includes two lightweight fixed-length tubes, a flexible pleated connecting hose, a semi-automatic choke, a one-touch stop switch and an adjustable control handle. “Users can swivel the tube quickly, leading to a fast walking speed, helping cover... read more

Husqvarna: 570 BTS Backpack Blower

September 11, 2017By

Husqvarna’s 570BTS is a powerful backpack blower designed for demanding tasks. It is equipped with a commercial grade air filter allowing for long operating times and trouble-free use. Large air flow and high air speed are provided by an efficient fan design, together with the powerful X-Torq® engine. Other features include an easily adjustable soft-grip handle for optimum comfort, wide... read more