TAG: power equipment

Efco introduces MTT 3600 top handle chain saw

September 14, 2017By

Efco Outdoor Power Equipment unveiled the MTT 3600 top handle chain saw, featuring a 2-stroke engine that delivers 35.4 cubic centimeters/2 hp. The MTT 3600 includes the Always On ignition switch that returns to the “on” position after each stop and an Easy On starting system for smooth and quick starts. Additionally, the MTT 3600 features an on-board clutch for... read more

Echo releases CS-2511T, a light top-handle chainsaw

September 11, 2017By

Echo, based in Lake Zurich, Ill., introduced the CS-2511T top-handle chainsaw—a compact, gas-powered chainsaw. The new model is more than a pound lighter than the CS-271T. “With a lighter product, end users have less operator fatigue which equals greater efficiency,” said Joe Fahey, vice president of product planning. “A more compact saw gives users more maneuverability around tightly woven branches.”... read more

Efco adds MTI-Canada as new distributor

May 4, 2015By

Efco welcomed MTI-Canada as a new distributor of its power equipment. Located in Levis, Quebec, MTI-Canada serves customers in the Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic provinces. “We are excited to have MTI-Canada joining the Efco team and know that their years of experience in the industry will be a great asset to our company,” said Jeff Bohr, Efco product manager. MTI-Canada... read more

SourceOne Outdoor Power Equipment: PL855 Pro HD

June 26, 2013By
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PLUGR’s PL855 Pro HD self-propelled hydrostatic drive aerator offers operators more productivity per hour, superior aeration results, and low maintenance costs, according to the company. The cam action engine power drives aerator tines into even hard soils, but is especially effective on soft or spongy areas. SourceOne Outdoor Power Equipment redesigned the PL855 with a sleek unibody construction, improved handle... read more

OPEI to host CPSC, EPA speakers at GIE+EXPO

October 10, 2012By
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ALEXANDRIA, VA.—On Oct. 26, the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) will feature speakers from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) at the 2012 GIE+EXPO, held at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Glenn Passavant and Philip Carlson from the EPA Office of Transportation and Air Quality will be featured speakers at a 10 a.m. workshop, to be held in... read more