Husqvarna 350iB Leaf Blaster Brings Cordless Power to Your Yard
If you’re a homeowner, you may not need a tool with all the bells and whistles of a Pro-grade model. With that being said, it feels nice to have a homeowner-focused tool that delivers commercial-like performance. That’s what the Husqvarna Leaf Blaster aims to achieve, and we’re looking to see what it brings to the table for the residential market.
Husqvarna Leaf Blaster Performance
- Model: Husqvarna 350iB / Husqvarna 970569904
- Brushless motor
- Generates air speeds up to 200 MPH
- Obtains 800 CFM of airflow
- 23 N of blowing force
- Cruise control
- Boost mode provides up to 20% more power
This leaf blower uses a brushless motor to generate airspeeds of up to 200 MPH. On the airflow side, the 350iB obtains up to 800 CFM at the top end. This is well into the upper levels as far as performance goes, especially for a battery-powered model.
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Like most battery-powered blowers, this model also features a cruise control function. If you need some extra power, you can use Boost mode to provide up to 20% more blowing force. Keep in mind, using this feature will affect your overall runtime, though.
Husqvarna Leaf Blaster Design
- Dimensions (LxWxH): 40.6 x 6.0 x 10.6 inches
- Weight: 5.96 pounds bare; 10 pounds with battery
- Tube diameter: 3.74 inches
- Scraper tip removes stuck-on debris
- Quiet operation
Weight is important to a leaf blower’s design since you should be able to comfortably use it for extended periods of time. The 350iB weighs just shy is 6 pounds bare, and adding a 40V 7.5Ah battery brings the weight up to 10 pounds.
Additionally, at the end of the blower tube, there’s a scraper tip designed to remove stuck-on debris that won’t dislodge with just air.
Husqvarna Leaf Blaster Price
This leaf blower retails for $199 as a bare tool and $349 as a kit, including a 7.5Ah battery and charger. Husqvarna backs your purchase with a 2-year warranty.