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Ryobi Zero Turn Mower – ZT480e


…8V power. This is in contrast to the Lithium-Ion packs that Greenworks and Mean Green are currently using. Don’t let this fact dissuade you, however. The ZT480e still cranks out 100 amp-hours worth of runtime. This translates to anywhere between 2-1/4 to 3 acres of mowing per charge. Secondly, many of the higher priced Pro-grade mowers have bigger, 60″+ cutting decks. Here, we see that this mower is working with a 42″ deck that h…


Husqvarna LE 221R 40-Volt Self Propelled 21-inch Mower Review


…dicators, and the energy-saving SavE button. Simple LED lights indicate in green next to each feature of the control panel. Drive speed ranges from 1.86 mph to a top speed of 2.8 mph. I’ll tell you straight here: I wish the LE 221R had a bit more hustle. I found myself frustrated at times, as I wanted to walk faster than what this mower is able to move. For comparison, EGO’s self-propelled mower can reach a top speed of 3.6 mph. This c…


Ryobi 4 Cycle Trimmer RY34440 Review


…ng a 4-cycle motor offers is separate gas and oil (engine lubricant). This means there’s no more need for pre-mixing your fuel. SUPPORT OUR ADVERTISERS The Ryobi 4 cycle trimmer RY34440 promises, among other things, quieter operation and greater fuel efficiency. It’s a “green” product (in more ways than one) that indeed delivers less fuss when fueling since you don’t need to pre-mix your oil and gas. It also works wit…


Overland Carts Electric Powered Wheelbarrow Review – 10 Cubic Foot


…d LED power indicator. Three LED indicators display the battery level, two green on top, and a red on the bottom, indicating the battery almost empty. Rolling on the throttle gives a delayed response, before the wheels turn. The delayed response is almost too long, giving the feeling that something may be wrong. I’m sure this is done in the name of safety, but it is worth noting. Throttle and Battery Indicator Power Button and Fwd-Rev Chargi…


Simpson Megashot 3200 PSI Pressure Washer


…ere seems to be a fairly thin line between these two categories. In that I mean, “Premium” seems the operative word in the Premium Residential category as this Megashot looks and feels a lot like the Pro’s Powershot. Let’s see if it achieves premium performance! SUPPORT OUR ADVERTISERS Features 3200 PSI @ 2.5 GPM Honda GC190 engine Maintenance-free OEM Technologies axial cam pump MorFlex Hose 1/4″ x 25′ is non-marring, kink…


Best Battery-Powered Chainsaw Shootout


…tting horizontally), the DeWalt, Echo, and EGO saws rate Very Good and the Greenworks Digi Pro, Greenworks Pro, Kobalt, and Oregon rate Good. Handles In general, chainsaws with thicker handles are more comfortable to grasp in use because their broader radiused edges serve to soften the contact with the user’s hand. And of course, rubber handle surfaces help too, not only for padding but also for the increased grippiness they provide. The front and…


Ryobi 40V Brushless Mower RY40180 Review


…cordless vacuum. Performance All those features are great. but don’t mean squat if it can’t actually cut the grass. Unfortunately, Central Florida is in a drought, so the lush green lawn is more a garden of weeds with dormant grass. Still, we skipped winter altogether, spent roughly 4 days in spring, and jumped right into the summer mowing season – and that was back in March. SUPPORT OUR ADVERTISERS Cutting Aside from the weeds,…


GreenWorks G-Max 40 V Twin Force Lawnmower Review


…th for an extended cutting time, or charge one while the other is working. GreenWorks G-Max 40 V Twin Force Mower Features The GreenWorks 20″ Twin Force lawnmower is, first and foremost, extremely adept at mowing and extremely lightweight. Even with two extended-run batteries it weighs half of what my former has mower weighed. It’s also got features that put many current lowers to shame, like electric instant start (duh!) and a handle…