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Most sold as rotary mowers. What is different from the electric petrol?

April 13, 2017
Most sold as rotary mowers. What is different from the electric petrol?


Rotary mower

Rotary mowers are suitable for routine maintenance lawns and operate on the principle of rotating blades. You can choose from a wide range of lawn. In stores you can find a small electric powered lawn and professional solutions with shifting speed and many other features.

Electric mowers

Electric mowers are suitable only for smaller sites with a continuous grass surface, without unnecessary obstacles. They are lightweight and very easy to handle. Moreover, they are more affordable and less noisy compared to gasoline mowers. Their maintenance is quite easy. The disadvantage is the limitation in movement due to the cable.

Petrol mowers

Petrol rotary cutter varies depending on the self-propelled wheels. Mower without suitable travel on a completely flat lawn between the flower beds, shrubs and paths in the garden. Mower traversing is suitable for bigger grass. Petrol lawnmower is difficult to maintain when you need to take care also of the engine. Better machines also have a starter, comfort features. The downside is noise and higher weight machines and related handling difficult.

How to choose a lawn mower?

When choosing a mower it is necessary to take into account several parameters. The most important thing is the size of the plot. On a large plot of land with a slope to fit electric mower without the travel. On the small garden you find use for petrol mower. Also important is the engine power, cutting width, cutting height, rear or side discharge the grass, but also is suitable to choose the lawn mower with a large collection box, high-quality steel chassis and suitably sized wheels. For gasoline mowers appreciate speed gearbox. This allows easy direction.