Regarding rough power and versatility, this unit can be compared to the $400-$600 gasoline powered snow blowers. On a single pass, this machine can easily clean up to 12” of snow. It has enough power to easily clean a medium sized 4-8 car driveway.
Handling this blower's cable can get annoying and even dangerous. When using the device, you need to be on alert, to make sure that your machine does not accidentally cut the cable. It also limits your working area, as it is only 100 ft long.
In addition to the standard rubber blades, the auger of this snow blower is fitted with a metal snow shredder which makes this machine perfect for cleaning dense and icy snow. The shredder has a total of 14 metal surfaces.
Compared to the electric snow blowers, this machine requires much more maintenance. You need to constantly monitor the level of motor oil, occasionally change the spark plugs, and check the air-filters. On top of this, storing the unit outside the now season requires the operator to fully remove t...
Even though the stated runtime of this unit is 65 minutes (according to the manual), do not expect the battery to last more than 20 minutes, under the full load. The only way to increase the runtime of this unit is to purchase an additional battery (it will cost you another $100).