A dependable, quiet, easy-to-use handheld blower.
Easy. Quiet. Done. The STIHL BGE 61 handheld blower is part of a generation of lightweight, powerful electric leaf blowers. Its compact design produces low noise and zero emissions, making it ideal for use around the house without disturbing the neighbors. And there’s a built-in cord retainer to help keep you connected.
|BGE 61 Specifications – Occasional Use|
|WEIGHT||3.1 kg (6.8 lbs.)|
|BLOWING FORCE*||9 Newtons|
|AIR VOLUME AT NOZZLE**||485 m3/h (285 cfm)|
|MAX. AIR VELOCITY**||66 m/sec. (148 mph)|
|AVG. AIR VELOCITY**||58 m/sec. (130 mph)|
|SOUND PRESSURE RATING**||64 dB(A)|
|MOTOR OUTPUT||1.1 kW (9.2 amps)|
|VOLTAGE||120 V (60 hz)|
|*Newton is the force needed to accelerate 1 kg of mass at the rate of 1 m/sec2. **As per ANSI B175.2 standard. All specifications provided by ANDREAS STIHL AG & Co. KG. As of April 2016.|
Built-in Cable Strain Relief
The built-in cable strain relief helps prevent the power cord from becoming accidentally disconnected.
Zero-Emission Engine Technology – Caring for Nature
The STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and/or CARB exhaust emission standards.
With the multi-function handle, all of the blower’s controls can be adjusted with one hand, allowing simple and reliable operation for both right and left-handed users. In addition, the handle’s control lever allows the user to easily adjust the engine speed.
STIHL Electric Motor
Maintenance-free brushless DC motor features low noise levels and reduced vibration.