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New products at MowDirect

by Sarah - June 6th, 2013.
Filed under: MowDirect, New Products.

MowDirect has these new products today

Al-Ko BM 870-III Scythe-Bar Mower

Al-Ko BM 870-III Scythe-Bar Mower £699.00
The powerful Al-Ko BM 870-III has been developed to clear the sort of heavily overgrown areas that would prove too much for a handheld brushcutter or conventional walk-behind mower to handle. Driving its wheels and scythe-bar blades is a high-output 3.7hp (148cc) Briggs & Stratton 450-Series engine that employs the American manufacturer’s advanced overhead-valve technology that works to reduce noise; fuel-consumption; emissions; and vibration. An oil-foam air-filter helps to lessen wear on key parts; while a fuel-purge primer facilitates hassle-free starting.The Al-Ko BM 870-III Scythe-Bar Mower is a single-speed self-propelled machine that will get you across challenging terrain with minimal effort expended. It’s equipped with an adjustable grass-deflector that ensures no debris is left on the mown area; and it’s fitted with an ergonomically shaped handlebar that makes it easy to keep under control on rough ground (vibration-damping allows for long periods of fatigue-free operation).Supplementary accessories are available, including snow chains and a snowplough.

Bertolini 202 Semi-Professional Rotary Tiller

Bertolini 202 Semi-Professional Rotary Tiller £559.00
Whether you’re looking to prepare a substantial area for seeding or planting, or simply want to carry-out surface weeding between rows of established plants, this high-end domestic-use tiller from Bertolini is worth serious consideration.Its high-powered but nevertheless quiet and clean-running 183cc Emak 800 overhead-valve engine drives a series of six robust metal blades that will break effortlessly through even the most stubbornly compacted or clay-heavy soil-types. Power is delivered via a heavy-duty chain drive, so durability is assured.The Bertolini 202 Semi-Professional Rotary Tiller offers a generous 80cm tilling-width that facilitates the fast and efficient coverage of larger allotment plots and kitchen gardens (the working-width can be reduced to 60cm for secondary tillage).It features a reinforced guard that protects the rotors and transmission from flying stones and other hazards; and it’s fitted with a front transport-wheel for hassle-free job-to-job movement.Bertolini have equipped this model with forward and reverse gears, with the reverse gear firstly making it easy to realign; and secondly ensuring you’ll have no trouble freeing it should it become dug-in.An ergonomic double lever mounted on the handlebar provides simple gear-selection; while a height-adjustable handlebar ensures high levels of user-comfort, no matter how tall the operator (laterally adjustable handlebars can be specified).Other features of note include side protection-discs that prevent damage to existing crops during inter-row tilling; and an adjustable control bar that allows you to select the most appropriate working-depth for the application – lower for a thorough turn-over; higher for gentle aeration and weeding.

Sanli LSP510 3 in 1 Petrol Self-Propelled Rotary Mower (Showroom Model)

Sanli LSP510 3 in 1 Petrol Self-Propelled Rotary Mower (Showroom Model) £299.00
Combining real cutting versatility with power, style and a host of premium features, the Sanli LSP513 3 in 1 Petrol Self-Propelled Rotary Mower offers good value, build and all round flexibility in an affordable package. The cutting width is 51 cm, ideal for larger sized areas of grass, and the Sanli LSP513 provides 3 in 1 cutting, so rear collection, rear discharge and mulching directly onto your lawn for a healthier, greener result. The wheels and the tough and durable treated-steel cutting deck are powered by an easy-start, 4-stroke, single cylinder, air-cooled Sanli 550 engine, with overhead valve for smoother, more reliable performance. Single lever operated height adjustment offers ten levels of cutting, from 20mm to 75mm, a broad range which gives you the option of cutting longer, rougher grass as well as short lawns. The large capacity, 60-litre grass collecting bag is made of high quality fabric, allowing maximum airflow through to prevent blockages and the plastic lid protects the operator from rising dust and pollen. The wheels are fitted with dual bearings so your run across the lawn is smoother and the action will last longer. The rear wheels are larger than the front wheels, offering you easy turning and better handling across the terrain. Folding handles make the Sanli LSP513 Mower easy to store, mower control is carried out with a bail arm, within fingertip reach and comfort grips are included on the handle, another premium feature aimed at making the whole mowing experience more agreeable for the operator. The Sanli LSP513 3 in 1 Petrol Self-Propelled Rotary Mower is fully serviceable, comes with full technical and parts backup and a two-year, extended domestic guarantee.