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30 MARCH 2017 OUTDOOR POWER EQUIPMENT www.outdoorpowerequipment.com H E D G E T R I M M E R S & B R U S H C U T T E R S PECO's Brush Blazer PECO's Brush Blazer is a land- clearing machine with a 48-inch cutting width that will maintain that annoying overgrowth quickly and efficiently and doesn't require operator experience. Designed to do the work for the operator and handbuilt in America, the Brush Blazer boasts go- anywhere tracks that allow the operator to maneuver most irregular terrain or climb nearly any incline while cutting and mulching trees up to 4 inches thick, as well as turn on a dime with its zero-turn-radius steering. The Brush Blazer comes with either a 27-hp. Kohler EFI or 36- hp. Briggs & Stratton Vanguard engine with electric start. Either engine option will give the operator enough power to blaze a path. PECO Poulan Pro 40V battery-powered hedge trimmer The Poulan Pro PPB40HT hedge trimmer is powered by a 40-volt lithium-ion battery that provides the power, performance and run time typical of traditional gas-powered tools, without the hassle of mixing and storing fuel — or the harmful emissions. Equipped with 24- inch, dual-sided, serrated blades with 3/4-inch cutting capacity, as well as a 3-sided rotating handle with comfort grip, this trimmer delivers outstanding power and cutting performance. With an instant push- button start, users can get to work fast. Plus, it runs quietly, eliminating all of those early-morning arguments with neighbors. Weighing in at just 11-1/2 pounds (with battery), it's ergonomically designed for outstanding comfort and control and is super-easy to use. Backed by a 4-year warranty (2-year battery and charger warranty), the Poulan Pro 40V hedge trimmer is available at home improvement centers, hardware stores, and mass merchants across North America. Poulan Pro RedMax CHTZ2460 hedge trimmer The RedMax CHTZ2460 is ideal for professionals seeking a durable, high-performance hedge trimmer. A 23.6-cc/1.14-hp. Strato-Charged 2-stroke engine with ultra-low emissions powers a 24-inch-long, case-hardened, dual steel blade. Steel-needle sealed bearings on the blade connecting rods extend the life of the CHTZ2460 and enhance its performance. A vibration-dampening system on the rear handle reduces operator fatigue. The unit (excluding cutting equipment) weighs 12.81 pounds, and it has a 15.9-fluid-ounce fuel-tank capacity. RedMax Husqvarna 536LiHD60X battery-powered hedge trimmer The Husqvarna 536LiHD60X battery-powered hedge trimmer is a powerful, efficient product designed for professional use. The hedge trimmer is powered by a lithium-ion battery that is interchangeable with the rest of the Husqvarna Battery Series lineup, allowing operators to quickly switch batteries between different equipment. A highly efficient electric motor allows the hedge trimmer's 24-inch double-sided cutter bar to provide up to 4,000 cuts per minute for optimal cutting results. In addition to professional-grade performance, the 536LiHD60X features top-of-the- line ergonomics, including a pivoting rear handle that can be adjusted for easier maneuvering when cutting both vertically and horizontally. Husqvarna Mean Green commercial hedge trimmer with electric battery backpack Mean Green's commercial hedge trimmer with electric battery backpack is ergonomically designed to provide a comfortable, lightweight fit while still offering a perfectly balanced feel to the operator. No more agonizing pull-string starting. With just the flip of a switch, the operator is ready to go. The battery backpack features a single exchangeable lithium energy module that permits longer run times than a typical tank of gas on a gas trimmer. With 1/4 the noise of a gas-powered trimmer and a 22-inch cutting width, this zero-emission, quiet hedge trimmer is designed to please commercial users and their most demanding customers. Mean Green Products Milwaukee Tool M18 FUEL hedge trimmer Milwaukee Tool's M18 FUEL hedge trimmer (2726-21HD) has the power to cut 3/4-inch branches, operates up to 30 percent faster (3,400 strokes per minute), and provides up to 2 hours of run time per charge. The handle placement and weight distribution provide an ideal combination of balance and control. The 24-inch blade trims more material in a single pass, increasing reach and productivity, while the blade tip guard prevents damage to the property and blades. Similar to what Milwaukee Tool uses in it Sawzall reciprocating saw, a robust slider crank mechanism provides increased durability and an all-metal gear case enclosure protects the critical gear drive system from jobsite abuse. Milwaukee Tool battery-powered hedge trimmer battery-powered hedge trimmer is a powerful, efficient product designed for professional use. The hedge trimmer is powered by a lithium-ion battery that is interchangeable with the cutting width that will maintain that annoying overgrowth quickly and efficiently and doesn't require operator Poulan Pro 40V battery-powered hedge trimmer is powered by a 40-volt lithium-ion battery that provides the power, performance and run time RedMax CHTZ2460 hedge trimmer The RedMax CHTZ2460 is ideal for professionals seeking a durable, high-performance hedge trimmer. A 23.6-cc/1.14-hp. Strato-Charged 2-stroke engine with ultra-low emissions powers a 24-inch-long, case-hardened, dual steel blade. Steel-needle sealed bearings on the blade connecting rods extend the life of the CHTZ2460 and enhance its performance. A EQUIPMENT & TECHNOLOGY FOCUS