GIE Expo 2018 FI

Best Products from the 2018 GIE Expo

Each year the GIE Expo attracts thousands to the Kentucky Convention Center in Louisville. Manufacturers of mowers, UTVs, tractors, and even hardscaping showcase their best and latest products. Dealers, consumers, and media swarm the floors for three days, discussing with engineers, product managers, and salespeople. We do our best to bring you the best products […]

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EGO Goes Pro – EGO Commercial Series 56-Volt Power

EGO Commercial Series lawn tools are aimed at the professional landscaper and lawn care market. The EGO 56V power plus system has proven to be among the top in the industry for homeowner battery-powered lawncare tools. Included in the new lineup are the backpack battery, harness, string-trimmer/brush-cutter, hedge trimmer, and blower. This dip in the Commercial […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]