March 3, 2021
DeWalt 12-Amp Handheld Blower DWBL700

DeWalt 12-Amp Handheld Blower DWBL700

No tool makes such quick work of a big mess like a blower. DeWalt has introduced the DWBL700 – a new professional-grade corded blower – to its lineup of outdoor power equipment . The DeWalt 12-Amp handheld blower is built for jobsite conditions and eliminates the hassles that come with gas-powered equipment. No mixing, no […]

Makita 18V LXT Brushless Curved Shaft String Trimmer

Makita 18V LXT Brushless Curved Shaft String Trimmer

Makita recently added the Makita 18V LXT Brushless Curved Shaft String Trimmer to their cordless OPE lineup.  The XRU08Z delivers performance without the noise, emissions, expense, and maintenance associated with gas-powered trimmers. Weighing in at 7.9 pounds, the trimmer features a telescoping, curved shaft that adjusts from 60-1/2 inches to 64-1/2 inches. Makita’s BL brushless motor […]

Snapper 60V Cordless Outdoor Power Equipment Tools

Snapper 60V Cordless Outdoor Power Equipment Tools

The Snapper 60V cordless outdoor power equipment line of tools includes a 21-inch mower, string and hedge trimmers, a leaf blower, and a chainsaw. All of these outdoor power tools use the Snapper 60-volt lithium-ion battery platform. Besides the reliable power and less maintenance that the battery system offers, each battery pack has indicator lights that tell you how much […]

John Deere Z960M Zero Turn Mower

John Deere Z960M Zero Turn Mower

John Deere has been making lawn tractors since 1963, and their popular zero turn mowers have been a popular choice of both commercial and residential users for some time. This week we looked at one of their M Series models. The John Deere Z960M zero turn mower offers a hydrostatic drive featuring two 13cc hydraulic pumps and commercial-grade wheel […]

Dixie Chopper Silver Eagle Series Zero Turn Mower

Dixie Chopper Silver Eagle Series Zero Turn Mower

The Dixie Chopper Silver Eagle Series zero turn mower is a line of commercial-grade products with some high horsepower motor options. You can choose a Kawasaki FX engine with up to 27 horsepower or a fuel efficient 27 horsepower Kohler EFI. Their premier Silver Eagle model has the new 72-inch Elite X Deck system with Dixie Chopper’s X-blade technology and blade overlap. […]

Mean Green Solar Assisted Mower SAM Option

Mean Green Solar Assisted Mower (SAM) Option

Mean Green Solar Assisted Mower Moves Lawn Care to the Space Age Last year when we were at the GIE+EXPO , we caught sight of the battery-powered Mean Green CXR-52 and CXR-60 commercial electric ZTR mowers. Just last month, they introduced us to S.A.M. – Mean Green’s Solar Assisted Mower. The Mean Green Solar Assisted Mower is an optional […]

New 2016 Makita MM4 4-Stroke Hedge Trimmers

New 2016 Makita MM4 4-Stroke Hedge Trimmers

Makita seems to have cracked the code when it comes to their 4-stroke engines found on the new Makita MM4 4-Stroke Hedge Trimmers. In many cases, (heavily documented in the motocross world) 4-stroke engines can’t produce near the amount of horsepower that two-stroke does because of the engine cycle. At 1.1 horsepower, Makita’s MM4 engine […]

Caterpillar at GIE Expo 2015

Caterpillar at GIE Expo 2015

We were able to attend this year’s Green Industry and Equipment Expo (GIE Expo) , and Caterpillar was one of the many outdoor power equipment exhibitors. Our team enjoyed checking out these new Caterpillar work tools, attachments, and vehicles. For our readers, here’s a rundown of the Caterpillar machines and tools exhibited at the event. Caterpillar Update at GIE Expo 2015 Hand […]