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New products at MowDirect

by Sarah - July 19th, 2013.
Filed under: MowDirect, New Products.

MowDirect has these new items today

Al-Ko 470B Premium Hand-Propelled Petrol Combi Lawn Mower

Al-Ko 470B Premium Hand-Propelled Petrol Combi Lawn Mower £319.00
The Al-Ko 470B Premium Hand-Propelled Petrol Combi Lawn Mower is a highly versatile machine which can collect, rear-discharge and mulch (mulching is a great option for the time-pressed gardener, as there is no need to collect and dispose of clippings). Its high-performance Briggs & Stratton 500-Series engine is easy to start and will give years of trouble-free service with minimal maintenance; while its seven-stage, centrally adjusted cutting-height (30 – 80mm) provides the flexibility you need to fine-tune your finish. Tough, durable and aesthetically-pleasing, the Al-Ko 470B’s ‘Ultramow’ steel deck has a five year domestic-use warranty, and combines with hardwearing ball-bearing wheels to ensure you’ll still be getting the most out of your mower years down the line. Thanks to its hand-propelled design and extra-high rear wheels, the Al-Ko 470B is highly manoeuvrable and makes it easy to mow around and between garden obstacles, such as trees, shrubs and ornaments. The over-size wheels also provide added traction for a smooth, uniform finish. Other features include a huge 70-litre grass-collector, which significantly reduces down-time; and an adjustable handlebar for enhanced operator comfort

Mountfield HP425 4-Wheeled Petrol Rotary Lawn Mower (Push-Type)

Mountfield HP425 4-Wheeled Petrol Rotary Lawn Mower (Push-Type) £309.00
The Mountfield HP425 4-Wheeled Petrol Rotary Lawn Mower has a compact 41cm cutting-width, which combines with its push-type design to make it easy to manoeuvre in tight corners and when mowing around garden obstacles. Ideally suited to lawns of around 20m x 20m, this solidly-built lawnmower is driven by a 135cc Honda GCV-135 engine; an easy-starting power-unit renowned for its reliability and fuel-efficiency. The Mountfield HP425 is well equipped to deal with different grass-types and weather conditions, thanks to its flexible five-stage cutting-height (25 – 75mm). Adjustments are made via individual levers. Constructed around an exceptionally tough powder-coated steel chassis, the Mountfield HP425 has been built to provide years of unfailing performance. An Operator Presence Control has been incorporated for enhanced operator-safety; and a large-capacity 60-litre grass-collector helps to reduce the frequency of emptying-stops.

Hayter Motif 41 Push 4-Wheel Lawn Mower (Code: 432)

Hayter Motif 41 Push 4-Wheel Lawn Mower (Code: 432) £309.00
Characterised by its compact 41cm cut and simple hand-push design, this lightweight and highly manoeuvrable rotary mower from Hayter provides the perfect solution to the problem of small-scale lawn maintenance. It might be a small mower, but that doesn’t mean Hayter have compromised on power. They’ve fitted it with a very high-performance 190cc Briggs & Stratton overhead-cam engine, which develops huge amounts of torque, in turn ensuring you’ll have no trouble dealing with thick, tussocky grass. B & S’s ReadyStart technology means you don’t have to prime the engine or apply choke to achieve first-pull ignition. The Hayter Motif 41 Push 4-Wheel Lawn Mower is superbly well constructed, with its quality steel deck; hardwearing ball-bearing mounted wheels; and crankshaft-protecting friction disc all combining to ensure you’ll get year after year of unfailing service from your purchase (the crankshaft has a lifetime guarantee against bending). For flexibility-of-use, the Hayter Motif 41 has been equipped with an eight-step cutting-height that’s adjusted using just one lever. It has a two-piece folding handlebar for space-saving storage; and it’s supplied with a high-volume collector (55-litre), which works to maximise productivity by lessening the frequency of stops.

Al-Ko 4210H Easy Mow Petrol Push Lawnmower (Honda Engine)

Al-Ko 4210H Easy Mow Petrol Push Lawnmower (Honda Engine) £289.00
A great tool for the serious gardener, the Al-Ko 4210H Easy-Mow Petrol Push Lawn Mower is a simple-to-use, hand-propelled machine with a 42cm width-of-cut, so it’s very easy to control and manoeuvre. Its 135cc (4.5hp) Honda GCV135 four-stroke engine is far quieter, cleaner and more fuel-efficient than comparable two-stroke power-units and will provide years of reliable, high-performance service. With its multi-function capability, the AL-Ko 4210H gives you the choice of cut & collect, cut & mulch, and rear-discharge. This feature combines with a flexible seven-position height-of-cut (25 – 75mm) to ensure you’ll be able to take-on a range of different grass-types and weather conditions. Other features include Al-Ko’s ultra-tough Ultimow steel deck, which maximises longevity and provides the rigidity needed for a consistent cut; and a large-capacity 65-litre grassbox, so you can get plenty done between visits to the compost-heap.

McCulloch M40-450C Petrol Push Lawn Mower

McCulloch M40-450C Petrol Push Lawn Mower £175.00
Offering superior performance and additional robustness, the McCulloch M40-450C Lawn Mower is ideal for anyone with a small-sized lawn seeking that little bit extra in quality than a standard budget petrol mower. It has a stylish steel body for added durability and the specially shaped domed cutting deck provides better collection. The handles easily fold down for more compact storage and for ease-of-use the 5-stage height of cut can be adjusted by quick-set levers on each of the wheels to heights between 25-80 mm. The McCulloch M40-450C Petrol Push Lawn Mower has a reliable 148 cc Briggs & Stratton engine and 40 cm cutting width. An extra-large 50 litre grass collector is supplied requiring fewer stops to empty.

Bosch AHS 70-34 Electric Hedgetrimmer

Bosch AHS 70-34 Electric Hedgetrimmer £159.95
High-powered; robustly constructed; and really easy-to-handle, this high-end electric hedgetrimmer from Bosch offers the best in German design and build-quality at a price that won’t make you wince.Key to its superior cutting-capability is its laser-cut, diamond-ground blade-set, which will scythe with ease through thicker growth, leaving you with a neatly manicured and unbruised hedge (the tooth-spacing is a generous 34mm).The blades are double-sided and measure a lengthy 70cm, so you’ll be surprised how much you can achieve in a short time; and they’re fitted with a tip protector that prevents damage when working close to walls and pathways.The Bosch AHS 70-34 Electric Hedgetrimmer is driven by an efficient and highly durable 700w Bosch motor with Soft Start for smooth, low-vibration activation.It’s fitted with a see-through hand-guard, so optimum safety and a clear sight-line are assured; and it combines a very low-weight build (just 3.8kg) with ergonomic soft-grip handles to ensure low-levels of operator fatigue and almost effort-free manoeuvrability.A blade-sheath is supplied at no extra cost.

Bosch AHS 65-34 Electric Hedgetrimmer

Bosch AHS 65-34 Electric Hedgetrimmer £149.95
Offering top-quality German design and engineering at a price that won’t break the bank, the powerful and easy-to-handle Bosch AHS 65-34 will prove a fantastic purchase for the keen domestic topiarist. Characterised by its easy handling and almost effortless manoeuvrability, the Bosch AHS 65-34 weighs a minimal 3.7kg and features ergonomically configured handles with soft-grips that ensure high levels of user-comfort no matter what you angle of approach.Its very high-performance 700w Bosch power-pack drives a pair of double-sided blades that have been laser-cut and diamond-ground so as to optimise cutting-performance. The blades measure a substantial 65cm and have an expansive 34mm tooth-pitch; a combination that makes it perfect for larger hedges that comprise older, thicker growth.The Bosch AHS 65-34 Electric Hedgetrimmer is supplied with a protective blade-sheath, so you can be confident they’ll remain sharp and effective for an impressively long time.A blade-tip protector provides piece-of-mind when trimming close to hard-surfaces and walls; while Bosch’s provision of a transparent hand-guard ensures maximum operator-safety without blocking your view of the cutting-path.

Bosch AHS 60-26 Electric Hedgetrimmer

Bosch AHS 60-26 Electric Hedgetrimmer £129.95
Ultra-lightweight and employing an ergonomic handle configuration, this superbly well-engineered hedgetrimmer from Bosch will remain comfortable and easy to control, no matter what your angle of attack. Its beefy 600w electric motor powers an expansive 60cm blade-set, which has been diamond-ground to ensure the cleanest possible cut with none of the bruising that can lead to bacterial and/or fungal infection.The blades employ an ingenious sawing action that works with a generous 26mm tooth-spacing to facilitate the efficient cutting of thicker branches; and they have a tip-guard that protects them when you’re operating close to walls and patios. The Bosch AHS 60-26 Electric Hedgetrimmer has been fitted with a see-through hand-guard, which enhances user-safety, while ensuring an unimpeded sight-line.Its soft-grip handles and low-weight design (3.6kg) mean time-consuming jobs can be finished in comfort; while its protective blade cover (supplied as standard) ensures the blades will stay in peak condition for as long as possible.

Bosch AHS 55-26 Electric Hedgetrimmer

Bosch AHS 55-26 Electric Hedgetrimmer £125.00
The German-designed Bosch AHS 55-26 is a safe; controllable; and above all, highly effective way to keep a medium-sized hedge looking its best. Its outstanding cutting-performance is down to its high-grade diamond-ground blades (55cm) that will stay sharp for longer than lesser blades, and which are double-sided for faster completion of the task in hand. The blades’ sawing action and expansive 26mm tooth-pitch mean that old, woody growth won’t prove a problem.Remarkably lightweight (3.6kg) and featuring ergonomic handles with comfort-enhancing soft-grips, the Bosch AHS 55-26 Electric Hedgetrimmer won’t tire you out should you need to put-in a very lengthy stint.It’s supplied with a blade-cover for corrosion-protection during storage; and it’s fitted with a transparent hand-guard that ensures you’ll always have an unimpeded view of the area you’re trimming. Also worth noting is the powerful and long-lasting 600w motor from Bosch themselves.