Makita XCU03 18V X2 LXT Chainsaw

Makita XCU03Z LXT 18V X2 Chain Saw

It wasn’t all that long ago that mainstream power tool companies didn’t really have much influence in the outdoor power equipment market. However, that’s changing thanks to the power of lithium-ion batteries. The fact of the matter is battery powered chainsaws like the new Makita XCU03 18V X2 LXT (36V) Chainsaw now have the power […]

Review8.5(out of 10)
DeWalt 20V Max Blower

DeWalt 20V Max Blower Review

Lithium-ion outdoor power equipment (affectionately known as OPE) exploded the past couple of years. Claims of gas power have led us to wonder openly if we would see a revolution with the noise reducing tools. In the midst of the excitement, several well-known power tool brands brought out their own cordless, gas-free blowers with an […]

EGO Power Plus Takes the Stage at GIE 2015

EGO Power Plus Takes the Stage at GIE 2015

EGO Power Plus 56V Line Still Running Strong Thanks to the team from EGO, we were able to see some of the new and innovative products coming to the EGO Power Plus line of 56V outdoor power equipment. They’re running with the current line to wrap up the season, but some exciting new products are […]

Review7.8(out of 10)
DeWalt 40V Max Blower

DeWalt 40V Max Blower Review

It seems as if the blower is everyone’s first step in Lithium-Ion powered outdoor power equipment (OPE) these days. To the manufacturer’s credit, it’s probably the easiest one to make. Basically, you just need to a motor to spin an impeller inside a housing that creates an intake and air output. The rest is just […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
Husqvarna 36V Hedge Trimmer 536LiHD60X

Husqvarna 36V Hedge Trimmer Review (536LiHD60X)

I remember trimming hedges at my Mom’s house. While I love my Mama, there was definitely some mental preparation that had to be done ahead of Koehler Family Work Day. Dragging the extension cords all around the house and yard where it seemed like every possible foot of perimeter had something to trimmed was not […]

Review9.1(out of 10)
Husqvarna 36V Chainsaw This is Lithium-Ion Powered

Husqvarna T535i XP 36V Chainsaw Review

Lithium-ion powered Outdoor Power Equipment (OPE) is taking off at a ridiculous pace. We had the first major push in the 40V lines become mainstream last year just in time for EGO to blow us away with their 56V lineup. This year, we see even more coming out with Worx adding a 58V platform, and […]

DeWalt Outdoor Power Equipment

DeWalt Outdoor Power Equipment Is Coming!

DeWalt Outdoor Power Equipment Announced for Spring 2015 DeWalt has announced the new line of DeWalt Outdoor Power Equipment for the Spring of 2015. The new OPE offerings will be based on a 40V platform to compete with the rest of the 40V OPE world. They are being promoted with the tag line “Premium outdoor power equipment with […]

Briggs & Stratton PowerSmart Series P3000

Briggs & Stratton PowerSmart Series P3000

BRIGGS & STRATTON POWERSMART SERIES P3000 DESIGNED FOR GAMEDAY Briggs & Stratton has taken portable generators to the next level by designing the PowerSmart Series P3000 around tailgating use. There’s nothing like taking all the comforts of watching the game at home outside to the back of your pickup while making friends with 60,000 strangers as […]