This 24” wide snow blower is a decent solution for those who need a reliable machine to clean deep snow from medium-sized 4 - 8 car driveways, sidewalks, back decks, and porches. On a single pass, this powerful snow blower can clean up to 24” high snow.
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Pro Perfect for keeping a medium-sized driveway clean
This compact, 24” wide snow blower is perfect for medium-sized 4 - 8 car driveways and sidewalks. The plastic skid shoes make this snow blower also suitable for cleaning delicate wooden surfaces, such as porches and back decks.
Pro The engine is reliable
This snow blower comes with a reliable, U.S engineered engine, which is covered by a 5-year warranty. The engine was designed and manufactured by LCT. According to unofficial reports, the LTC engines have lower defect rates (0.17%) than the Honda engines (0.33%) and the Briggs & Stratton engines (1.0%). Furthermore, the LCT engines have about four times the average lifespan of the comparable Briggs & Stratton engines.
Pro High maneuverability
Due to the compact 24" wide profile of this snow blower, it can easily maneuver between cars, while cleaning up to 24” high snow from your driveway. The assisted drive mechanism also improves the maneuverability as it allows the machine to do 180 degrees turns.
Pro Multiple useful accessories are available
There are multiple optional accessories that you can get to make your snow cleaning experience more enjoyable. For example, you can buy a snow blower cab ($139.95), which will protect you from wind, sleet, and snow.
Pro The speed control is simple
Due to the hydrostatic drive system, this snow blower is very easy to control. There is no need to release the clutch to change the drive speed, you can adjust the speed on-the-go by simply using the appropriate lever. This snow blower has infinitely variable speed control, meaning you can select any velocity within the continuous range of speeds. This simplifies the process of setting the speed most suitable for your walking speed or snow conditions.
Pro Comes with metal and plastic skid shoe
Instead of having only one pair of skid shoes, this snow blower comes with two - metal skid shoes and plastic skid shoes. The metal skid shoes are better for cleaning compacted and icy snow from rough surfaces, like concrete, asphalt, and gravel. The plastic skid shoes are great when you need to clean snow from wooden decks, wooden porches, and other delicate surfaces.
Con Chute direction control is loose
Multiple users reported that this snow blower has an issue with the chute direction control. It is said that, sometimes, the chute gets loose and fires the snow in a random direction.