Hustler Super 104 Zero Turn Mower – Big and Nimble

We had the honor of receiving the Hustler Super 104 zero turn mower recently, so we can provide an in-depth hands-on review. If you haven’t heard of the Hustler Super 104, then let the name speak for itself. This is a 104-inch cutting behemoth. The Super 104 has the power, speed, and capacity to cut […]

STIHL BR 800 Backpack Blower

We’re the very first to get our hands on the brand new STIHL BR 800 backpack blowers. At least we’re the first outside the STIHL camp to do so. This new blower delivers more than 900 cfm of air volume, and it creates a wind velocity of more than 230 mph. For the true measure of […]

Fuel Injected Chainsaw Stihl MS 500i Preview

The new Stihl MS 500i is the first fuel injected chainsaw, and it’s set to hit the US market in mid-2019. With all the chatter online about this new fuel injected chainsaw, we wouldn’t be surprised to see this date slide back a bit. This due to the excitement in other parts of the world […]

Milwaukee USB Rechargeable Heated Gloves FI

Warm Up with Milwaukee USB Rechargeable Heated Gloves

It’s that lovely time of the year when the winter cold hits us head-on, but that’s OK, our hands are nice and toasty. Assuming that you’re wearing the Milwaukee USB rechargeable heated gloves. We first got a look at these gloves when we visited Milwaukee’s New Product Symposium back in May. With OPE Reviews being […]

Schaffer 24e Electric Wheel Loader Rocks

World’s First Battery Powered Electric Wheel Loader

DFD Loaders is bringing to the US the first battery-powered electric wheel loader. The Schaffer 24E electric wheel loader is the first to be powered by Lithium-Ion battery packs. Two electric motors power the Schaeffer 24E loader. One 21 KW  (28hp) motor powers the driving hydraulics, while the second 9.7 KW (13hp) motor provides muscle […]

Huster Pressure Washer FI

New Hustler Pressure Washer Series Video

When you have one of the most recognized names in commercial zero turn mowers, where do you turn next? The new Hustler pressure washer line should answer this question. Whether it’s a landscaping professional expanding their business offering or a homeowner desiring to cleanup a bit, the Hustler HH series of pressure washers has a […]

Exmark Staris Stand-on FI3

ExMark Staris Stand-on Zero-Turn Mower Preview

If you’re stuck with just a zero-turn, or two, in your mowing arsenal, you may want to have a look at the new Exmark Staris stand-on zero-turn mowers. They come in two different models: the Exmark Staris E-series and Staris S-series. Both series stand in the commercial category, but the E-series is more compact, with the S-series […]

ECHO CSG-7410 Cut-off Saw FI

ECHO CSG-7410 Cut-Off Saw Preview – 14-inch 74cc

Echo doesn’t only make industry leading landscaping power tools and chainsaws, but they also venture into hardscaping and construction tools as well. Not to be outdone, by anyone, the new Echo CSG-7410 cut-off saw has features not seen on any other saws. We got to put our hands on the CSG-7410 while at the 2018 […]