May 15, 2021
Toro 60V 51820 blowing leaves

Toro Battery Blower Review | 60V Brushless

We’ve tested a lot of outdoor power tools—including dozens of cordless blowers. The Toro battery blower (model 51820) is one of the strongest models we’ve ever tested. Add to that a great cruise control function and an ergonomic handle, and we can give this $139 bare tool a hearty recommendation. Toro Battery Blower Features The […]

Toro Battery Hedge Trimmer

Toro Battery Hedge Trimmer Review | 60V Brushless

Compared to lawnmowers and other OPE products, hedge trimmers most closely mimic the weight and performance of their gas counterparts. The Toro battery hedge trimmer I recently tested bore that out when using it on a 1/4-acre property in Central Florida. Switching from a gas hedge trimmer to the 60V Toro 51840 gave me the […]

Toro 60V Self-Propelled Lawn Mower Review

Caring for a 1/4-acre zoysia lawn may not seem very demanding—but I care about cut quality. Using the Toro 60V self-propelled lawn mower gave me the opportunity to compare against both gas mowers and other electric models. Having used both types on the property, I have certain expectations. The Personal Pace Self-Propel System and simple […]

Makita Couple Shaft

Hybrid OPE: Makita Couple Shaft Power Head – Gas and Battery

Battery and gas power are not equal – and that can be a good thing. Each has pros and cons. The Makita Couple Shaft Power Head System covers all of both bases. Basically, the system includes two different power heads – one electric and one 4-stroke gas power head – as well as a whole […]

Husqvarna LE 221R

Husqvarna LE 221R 40-Volt Self Propelled 21-inch Mower Review

Battery technology has come a long way in recent years. Newer advancements in the field have yielded fast cars, more powerful power tools, and as is the case here, cordless outdoor power equipment. Husqvarna has taken those advancements in battery tech and dropped them into a 21″ self-propelled walk-behind mower for the masses. The Husqvarna […]

Review9.1(out of 10)
Toro 30 in lawn mower cutting

Toro 30 in Lawn Mower Review – TimeMaster Personal Pace

Homeowners and professionals alike are drawn to innovation. Selecting the best battery powered lawnmower might work for smaller yards. For larger properties or significant time-savings, however, a larger gas-powered mower provides a better experience. From my first riding mower to my first reel mower, one question was always the same, does the innovation make good on its claim? Having […]