Review7.3(out of 10)
Redback 120V leaf blower

Redback 120V Cordless Leaf Blower Review

Another installment of our cordless blower shootout spotlights is here, and we’re excited. Getting to talk about tools all the time? Pinch us. In case you missed it, back in August we tested the best cordless leaf blowers, comparing 16 handheld models against each other. Subsequently, we’ve been diving a little deeper into each blower’s […]

Review8.3(out of 10)
Worx Turbine56V cordless blower

Worx 56V Cordless Blower Review

They are back and better than ever! Alright, well they are at least just as good as ever. We’re talking about the spotlights of each of the cordless blowers that took part in our huge cordless blower shootout  back in August. We had 16 blowers in the ring competing for king of the wind. Events included […]

stihl backpack battery

Stihl Backpack Battery – AR 2000 to Replace AR 900

Stihl recently introduced the Stihl Backpack Battery, the Stihl AR 2000, as an alternative power source to gas-powered tools and for professionals who work in areas with noise or emissions restrictions. The company claims the backpack battery can power tools up to 11 hours on one charge, which takes 130 minutes with Stihl AL 500 high-speed […]

YardMax Chipper Shredder

YardMax Chipper Shredder – Make Your Own Mulch

Outdoor power equipment manufacturer YardMax recently introduced its new 2-in-1 YardMax Chipper Shredder designed for homeowners. It boasts a 3-inch diameter branch capacity, stamped steel construction, two J-shredder hammers, two rectangular hammers, two chipping knives, a direct drive Briggs & Stratton Professional Series engine for constant self-feeding, a 10:1 reduction ratio. “The power and efficiency provided by […]

DeWalt FlexVolt 60V Max Outdoor Power Equipment

DeWalt FlexVolt 60V Max Outdoor Power Equipment

DeWalt recently announced its DeWalt FlexVolt 60V Max Outdoor Power Equipment line for residential and commercial construction professionals with the new 60V Max Chainsaw, Handheld Blower, and String Trimmer, all kitted with one FlexVolt 60V Max 3.0Ah battery (9.0Ah when used in 20V Max tools). The DeWalt 60V Max Chainsaw is equipped with a brushless motor, a […]

Mean Green Nemesis NXR Has Gas Been Defeated

Mean Green Nemesis NXR: Has Gas Been Defeated?

Mean Green Mowers recently introduced what it claims will be the gas-powered mower’s downfall – the Mean Green Nemesis NXR.  But can it back up its gauntlet throw-down? The patent-pending Nemesis NXR is an electric, zero-turn mower crafted out of aluminum and high strength steel with custom rite-ride suspension, an aerospace-inspired trailing link front caster […]

Review7.8(out of 10)
Worx 56V String Trimmer

Worx 56V String Trimmer Review

I’m one of the fortunate few in my neighborhood that gets to enjoy a decent sized yard with minimal mowing. I have a lot of landscaping that I have enjoyed working on through the years and not a whole lot of leftover grass to worry about. It means that I can adopt a more European […]

Milwaukee M18 Fuel Outdoor Power Equipment

Milwaukee M18 Fuel Outdoor Power Equipment

Milwaukee Tool recently introduced its first outdoor power equipment line with three core landscape maintenance tools: the M18 Fuel String Trimmer, the M18 Fuel Blower, and M18 Fuel Hedge Trimmer. All Milwaukee M18 Fuel outdoor power equipment tools are compatible with more than 125 solutions on the M18 battery system. “In our constant mission to […]