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Echo HCA-2620S X-Series Hedge Trimmer

Echo Launches Short, Maneuverable Articulating X-Series Hedge Trimmer

Hitting the market just in time for peak hedge trimming season, Echo has released the HCA-2620S X-Series Hedge Trimmer. This commercial-grade, high-performance hedge trimmer sports some serious cutting power with a shorter shaft to keep it lighter and more maneuverable.

10-Second Summary

  • Model: Echo HCA-2620S
  • 25.4cc 2-stroke engine
  • 33″ shaft length
  • Two-stage air filtration system with pleated paper main filter
  • Aluminum supprt bar
  • RazorEdge blades with 3 sharpened sides per tooth
  • Rubber front and rear grips
  • Lightwieght magnesium gear case
  • Tip guard
  • Handle and locking mechanism easy to rotate using one hand
  • Warranty: 2-year commercial warranty/5-year consumer warranty
  • Price: $519.99


Echo Tells Us About the HCA-2620S Hedge Trimmer

The HCA-2620S was built for the commercial landscaper who wants an articulating shafted hedge trimmer yet prefers a shorter length and lighter weight tool. This combo allows landscapers to trim hedges with more maneuverability while increasing their comfort and reducing fatigue.

John Powers, Director of Product Marketing, Echo Incorporated

Key Features

The Echo X-Series Shafted Hedge Trimmer features a commercial-grade 25.4 cc 2-stroke engine and 21″ RazorEdge blades to take care of the heavy lifting. These blades have 3 sharpened sides per cutting tooth for the best cutting performance available. As Powers said, “the HCA-2620S cuts through thick hedges like a hot knife through butter.”

Echo X-Series Hedge Trimmer

Perhaps an even bigger talking point revolves around the shorter shaft. The Echo X-Series Shafted Hedge Trimmer features a 33″ shaft length to keep the tool light and maneuverable. The head articulates – rotating 45º up and 90º down – giving you better control over your work. Echo has constructed the gear case from lightweight magnesium and support bar from aluminum for even further weight reduction. The end result is a hedge trimmer that weighs in at 13.7 lbs.

The Echo X-Series Hedge Trimmer also features a 2-stage air filtration system, rubber front and rear grips for operator comfort, and a tip guard to prevent accidental contact with buildings or the ground.



The Echo HCA-2620S Shafted Hedge Trimmer is available now. It retails for $519.99, and it comes with a two-year commercial warranty or a five-year residential warranty.

For more information about Echo’s line of outdoor power equipment, visit the website by clicking here .

Echo X-Series Hedge Trimmer Specs

  • Model: Echo HCA-2620S
  • Engine Displacement: 25.4 cc
  • Shaft Length: 33 in.
  • Carburetor: Rotary
  • Cutter Type: Double-sided, double reciprocating
  • Starting System: Recoil start
  • Dry Weight: 13.6 lbs.
  • Fuel Capacity: 20.6 fl. oz.
  • See-Through Fuel Tank: Standard
  • Blade Length: 21 in.
  • Warranty: 2-year commercial warranty/5-year consumer warranty
  • Price: $519.99
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