Includes two 18-Volt batteries for double the run time * Exclusive PowerDrive Transmission delivers more power from the motor to the cutting string so you can get the job done faster * Great cutting results without the mess and hassles of gas * Instantly starts everytime with the pull of a trigger * Easily converts from a trimmer to an edger
This trimmer has lots of features that makes it a great addition for any homeowner with landscaping chores. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is because I also have a medium sized gas trimmer so I often felt like this trimmer struggled with larger clumps of grass or larger weeds. Other than that, its a great machine.First, I love the fact that the tool itself comes with two batteries. Each battery holds a good charge and for light trimming of grass and edging it goes a pretty long way. The other ..
It took me 5 minutes overall to unpack, assemble the trimmer, and another 8 hours to charge the battery before I can use it. It is lightweight, but comes with surprising power. The string feeds continuously and did an excellent job of trimming. Edging take a little to get used to, but I can already see how convenient it is. There are 2 batteries that come with the trimmer that can be used with other 18v B&D tool. This trimmer really hooked me into using cordless tool. My next purchase will be a 18v blower :..
The Black & Decker 12-Inch 18-Volt Cordless Electric GrassHog String Trimmer/Edger is exactly as promised. It's a trimmer and edger in one compact, quiet machine (so much nicer than our old gas powered edger!).At 6.4 pounds it's light enough for me to use or, even better, light enough for my husband to use without tiring. And its quick-start mechanism saves both time and effort. The adjustable pole also makes it possible for both my tall spouse and his short wife to use it with ease. And the freedom tha..