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New products at MowDirect

by Sarah - October 5th, 2014.
Filed under: MowDirect, New Products.

MowDirect has these new products today

Hayter Motif 438H Push 4-Wheel Lawnmower (Warehouse Clearance)

Hayter Motif 438H Push 4-Wheel Lawnmower (Warehouse Clearance) £340.00
With its wider 48cm cut and very high-powered 190cc Briggs & Stratton 650-E Series EcoPlus engine, this simple but effective push-type machine is a fast and efficient performer over larger areas. The 650-E Series engine is an overhead-valve type unit that develops impressive amounts of torque, and which delivers its power quietly, smoothly and fuel-efficiently. Briggs & Stratton’s ReadyStart system eliminates the need for priming or choke application. Built to last, the Hayter Motif 438H features a strong and durable steel cutter-deck; ball-bearing mounted wheels that will continue to roll smoothly with age; and a cutter-bar friction-disc, which ensures the crankshaft (and therefore the engine) won’t be damaged if you accidentally hit a solid object. Thanks to its hand-push design, the Motif 438H can be guided safely and accurately around obstacles that might be tricky to negotiate with a power-driven model. It offers eight preset heights-of-cut (22 – 55mm), so you can choose the one that best suits the conditions; and there’s a high-capacity 59-litre grassbag, which is made from fabric for more compact storage (folding handlebars also help to save space in the shed).

Oleo-Mac Artik 52 Single-Stage Petrol Snow Blower

Oleo-Mac Artik 52 Single-Stage Petrol Snow Blower £299.00
Make sure you’re properly prepared for the harsh winter-weather with the powerful but lightweight and easy-handling Oleo-Mac Artik 52 Single-Stage Petrol Snow Blower.Designed for heavy-duty homeowner-use over substantial areas, it comes driven by a premium 163cc (5.5hp) Emak four-stroke engine that’s been specifically designed to cope with extreme cold-weather conditions; and which employs overhead-valve technology for a significant cut in polluting exhaust-emissions; fuel consumption; and noise-levels.The Oleo-Mac Artik 52 is a highly manoeuvrable push-type machine, so will come into its own on areas with tight corners, narrow gateways and obstacles to negotiate.Its low-weight build (45kg) works with an ergonomic full-width bail-arm and thickly padded handlebar to ensure long periods of comfortable, low-fatigue snow-blowing; while its vertically- and horizontally-adjustable discharge-chute means you’ll be able to direct the snow-stream with impressive accuracy (the chute-angle is controlled from the handlebar).Also important is this model’s adjustable discharge-range, which can be set between two and eight-metres.

MTD 1035K Petrol Brushcutter (Second Hand)

MTD 1035K Petrol Brushcutter (Second Hand) £269.00
Offering powerful performance, rock-solid build-quality and high-end ergonomics, the American-designed MTD 1035K Petrol Brushcutter will appeal to the more exacting domestic gardener as well as contract gardeners. It’s driven by a high-capacity 34.4cc two-stroke Kawasaki engine that develops a substantial 1.34hp; and which employs a full crank for low-vibration operation, less wear and a longer service-life. Kawasaki’s Easy-Start system ensures a gentle pull will see the engine fire-up; while their provision of a large-capacity 0.7-litre fuel-tank will enable you to complete the job without too many interruptions.MTD 1035K is fitted with a ‘U’ (or ‘Cowhorn’) handlebar; the type preferred by professionals thanks to the enhanced comfort and manoeuvrability they confer.It’s supplied with a double shoulder-harness for even weight-distribution and reduced fatigue; and it comes equipped with a 42cm line-head with heavy-duty 3mm-diameter line for tough weed and grass-clearance tasks (a 25.5cm metal brush-blade is also included). The line-head on this model features a convenient bump-feed mechanism that enables the user to spool-out new cord without attending directly to the cutter-head.

Mountfield SP180 Self-Propelled Petrol Lawn Mower (Showroom Model - Slight Scratches On Deck)

Mountfield SP180 Self-Propelled Petrol Lawn Mower (Showroom Model – Slight Scratches On Deck) £229.00
Anyone seeking a high-quality but nevertheless affordable mower for a medium-sized lawn should place the attractively priced and solidly built Mountfield SP180 high on their list of potential purchases.Key to its high-performance operation is its Briggs & Stratton 450 Series engine; an easy-starting 148cc power-pack that offers long-term reliability and a brand you can trust.The Mountfield SP180 Self-Propelled Petrol Lawn Mower has been equipped with a rear-wheel power-drive, so inclines and rough, tussocky areas can be covered with minimal effort expended on the part of the operator.It offers five-preset cutting-heights (20 – 70mm), which are quick and easy to select using only one lever; and it’s fitted with a comfortable, ergonomically optimised handlebar that you can fold down if space is at a premium in your storage area.The capacious 55-litre grass-collector that comes with the Mountfield SP180 is made from fabric, which allows spent air to escape, in turn enabling the maximum amount of clippings to be packed-in. A hard top on the catcher prevents dust and pollen particles from rising-up into the user’s face when conditions are dry.Also important on this MowDirect-exclusive machine is its hardwearing 45cm-wide steel cutter-deck that delivers piece-of-mind when it comes to robustness and longevity.

Mountfield SP414 Self-Propelled Petrol Lawn Mower (Showroom Model)

Mountfield SP414 Self-Propelled Petrol Lawn Mower (Showroom Model) £179.00
Easy to operate and highly-effective, the Mountfield SP414 will prove the perfect purchase for those seeking a practical, hassle-free way to look after a less substantial lawn (up to around 20m x 20m). It’s characterised by its power-drive to the rear-wheels; a high-spec feature that allows for effortless mowing on slopes and areas of bumpy ground that would be difficult to traverse with a hand-push machine. The Mountfield SP414 has a compact 39cm working-width, so it will come into its own in gardens with awkward corners, narrow gateways and closely-spaced trees and ornaments to negotiate. It’s powered by Mountfield’s 100cc RS100 engine, a four-stroke power-unit that’s renowned for its quiet, clean-running and economical performance. Starting the engine is fast and dependable. Supplied with a large-capacity 40-litre grass-collector, the Mountfield SP414 Self-Propelled Petrol Lawn Mower can be used for long periods between trips to the compost-heap. It’s constructed around a highly-robust polypropylene deck that won’t rust and provides lightweight durability; and if gives you the choice of five preset cutting-heights (25 – 70mm), so you’ll be able to create a fine-tuned finish and make performance-boosting adjustments to suit the conditions. Other features on the Mountfield SP414 include a fold-down handle, which can be quickly collapsed to save space; and an Operator Presence Control, which act like a ‘deadman’s handle’, stopping the engine (and therefore the blade) when you let go of the bail-arm.

Mountfield MB2802 Two-Stroke Brushcutter (Shop Soiled - Slight Scratches)

Mountfield MB2802 Two-Stroke Brushcutter (Shop Soiled – Slight Scratches) £169.00
This versatile petrol brushcutter from Mountfield comes as standard with a three-tooth metal brush-blade and a bump-feed strimmer-head, so it’s suitable for a range of landscaping applications, from lawn edging through to the removal of stubborn scrub and bramble. Power from its low-emission 25.4cc two-stroke engine is delivered to the chosen cutter-head via a solid-drive shaft, rather than the flexible type found on lesser machines. This means minimal torque-loss and maximum durability. The Mountfield MB2802 Two-Stroke Brushcutter is fitted with a double ‘bike’-style handlebar, which provides greater control and manoeuvrability than a ‘loop’-type handle (for this reason, ‘bike’ handles tend to be favoured by pro users). It employs Mountfield’s tried and tested anti-vibration technology for a significant reduction in operator-fatigue; and it comes with a shoulder-harness that distributes the unit’s weight (8.1kg) evenly across the user’s body. The 26mm-diameter shaft on this model is made from aluminium, which offers inherent corrosion resistance.

Mountfield MB2801J Two-Stroke Brushcutter (Ex Demo 1 Hours Use)

Mountfield MB2801J Two-Stroke Brushcutter (Ex Demo 1 Hours Use) £159.00
Thanks to its torque-optimising solid drive-shaft and heavy-duty three-toothed metal blade, the Mountfield MB2801J is capable of dealing with the sort of dense grass and established scrub that would likely defeat a standard curved-shaft line-trimmer. Driving it is a powerful but nevertheless lightweight 25.4cc Mountfield two-stroke engine with a power-output rating of 0.75kW – enough to enable you to complete tougher jobs with speed and efficiency. The Mountfield MB2801J Two-Stroke Brushcutter not only comes with a metal brushcutting blade; it’s also supplied with a nylon-line head that’s ideal for lighter duty jobs like edging and trimming areas of grass that you can’t reach with your mower (Mountfield’s Tap ‘n’ Go system makes line-feed simple). It’s fitted with a compact ‘loop’-type handle, which means you’ll have no trouble operating in confined spaces; and it employs a highly effective anti-vibration system that works to prevent the blood-vessel damage that some users can experience when regularly using power tools for long periods. A comfort-enhancing shoulder harness is included. The quality aluminium shaft on this model can be split so as to facilitate the use of either of Mountfield’s versatility-enhancing attachments (hedgetrimmer; pruner). Splitting the shaft will also see the unit taking-up less space in the shed. Free safety goggles are supplied.

Mountfield Princess 42 Electric 4 Wheel Rear Roller Lawnmower (Ex Demo - 1 Hours Use)

Mountfield Princess 42 Electric 4 Wheel Rear Roller Lawnmower (Ex Demo – 1 Hours Use) £119.00
A high quality, brushless induction electric motor, producing 1800 watts, delivering clean, efficient emission free quiet power with very few parts to maintain, an ample cutting width of 42 centimetres for swift effective coverage of small-medium lawns and a lightweight polypropylene chassis for easy and effortless handling make this lawnmower stand out in its class and promise quality as well as great value. The largest lawnmower in the range, the superior Princess 42 Electric 4 Wheel Rear Roller Lawnmower can manage and maintain lawns of around 15m2 and is the ideal machine for smaller urban, suburban or village gardens where the lawn is close to a power supply. The Princess 42 is a three-in-one machine, giving you the option of cutting in three different ways. Cut and collect – with the included grass container collecting and storing the clippings until emptying, rear discharge – with the built in deflector directing the clippings towards the lawn and preventing stones from being flung out and mulching – where an included mulch plug forces the grass clippings down into the lawn. This helps them to compost into the turf and can produce exceptionally healthy and verdant growth. Versatility is provided by the cutting height adjustment, operated from a single-point for convenience and six positions are available from as low as 25 millimetres up to as high as 75 millimetres. The cutting deck has a built-in anti scalp grass comb feature to make sure no grass escapes cutting and ease horizontal blades into the vertical position, and it will also enhance the cut and help with grass collection. Wide wheels with rubber tyres make sure every trip across the lawn is smooth and easy and the rear wheels are larger to facilitate easy turning and manoeuvring. The Princess 42 Electric has a smooth running rear roller situated between the rear wheels, which creates the classic and much admired striped effect on the lawn. This roller is also useful for balancing the mower, especially when cutting along the edges of paths or borders and helps keep the cut even For convenient storage, the Princess 42 lawnmower has fully folding handles fitted with fast and easy to use release levers for stress free transport and storage. The grass collector has a generous capacity of 50 litres to reduce the amount of times you have to stop and empty and a carrying handle makes it easy to transport and tip while the air holes in the collector enhance airflow for better collection and the hard to keeps the dust down. A grass full indicator window also saves you from emptying until you need to. Fifteen metres of electric cable is included with the Princess 42 Electric Rear Roller Lawnmower and it carries a full 12-month domestic guarantee.

Mountfield MHJ2424 Double-Bladed Petrol Hedgetrimmer (61cm Blade) (Ex Demo 2 Hours Use)

Mountfield MHJ2424 Double-Bladed Petrol Hedgetrimmer (61cm Blade) (Ex Demo 2 Hours Use) £119.00
If you’re looking for a fast and efficient way to tame a large, well established hedge, then this high-performance, double-bladed hedgetrimmer from Mountfield is well worth considering. Its premium-quality dual-reciprocating blades are double-sided and measure an impressive 61cm, so a high productivity rate is guaranteed. The generous 28mm tooth-spacing on the blades makes it possible to cut through older, larger-diameter growth. The Mountfield MHJ2424 Double-Bladed Petrol Hedgetrimmer is fitted with a powerful and dependable 24.5cc (0.85kW) two-stroke engine that’s easy to start and runs on a 50:1 fuel/oil mixture. It’s well balanced, has an ergonomic handle lay-out, and weighs only 5.4kg; a combination that makes it comfortable and easy to manoeuvre across the hedge. A three-position twist-grip rear-handle further enhances ease-of-use. The Mountfield MHJ2424 is a powerful petrol hedgetrimmer that’s been designed to tackle substantial hedges with larger-diameter growth (up to 28mm). It’s driven by a high-performance 24.5cc engine that will prove reliable and easy-starting; and it’s equipped with a pair of 61cm double-sided blades, which ensure a rapid work-rate, while providing a clean, crisp cut. This model also features a three-step twistable handle, so you can achieve the ideal working angle for the task in hand. Weighs just 5 kg.