Leaf blowers are special kind of garden tool that helps you to clean your garden by sweeping debris such as dry leaves and grass using high speed air. These machines are powered by two stroke or four stroke gasoline engines or even electric engines which propel air from a nozzle at high speed. Mainly, two types of leaf blowers are available in the market by type of construction. The first one is a simple handheld unit and the other one is a backpack mounted unit. The backpack mounted leaf blower units are more popular because of their ergonomically sound design. Especially if you have a big garden then backpack mounted leaf blower units are preferable for prolonged usage of it. However, there are plenty of backpack leaf blowers are available in the market and choosing the right one for you is a tough task. So, below we have listed some of the best backpack leaf blowers 2019 along with to help you buy the best one for yourself.
Husqvarna 350BT – The Husqvarna 350BT is one of the lightest backpack leaf blowers available in the market nowadays with just 22.5 pounds of weight. Moreover, the high quality padding on shoulder straps and back make caring this machine even more comfortable with superbly distributed load. Powered by a 1 horsepower engine, the blower of this leaf blower unit has maximum RPM of 7500, and generates air speed of more than 180 miles per hour. This is an eco-friendly unit with low emissions making it even more convenient to use. There is a feature called air purge function which helps you start up the machine without much of a fuss. However, there is no mulching facility available with this backpack leaf blower unit.
Makita EB7650TH – The Makita EB7650TH backpack leaf blower is one of the very few leaf blower units which comes with a four stroke engine and is also very lightweight with just 22.6 pounds of weight. This means that you don’t have to mix fuels to run the engine of your whistle blower; it can run entirely on gasoline only. As most two stroke leafs blower engine requires a mix of gasoline and oil to run but four stroke engines don’t have that kind of requirement. The Makita EB7650TH runs on a 75.6cc automatic decompression engine that emits air at more than 200 miles per hour speed, which is more than enough to remove any possible debris from your garden. The automatic decompression engine allows you to start up the engine smoothly. This leaf blower is built on an anti-vibration design platform making it super comfortable to use. The shoulder straps of this backpack leaf blower unit are very well padded and the back panel is ventilated making it very comfortable to use even for a longer period of time. It has a length adjustable tube and tool less design, making it very convenient to use.
Apart from the two backpack leaf blower units mentioned above Black + Decker BEBL7000, Troy-Bilt TB4BP, Greenworks PRO etc., are some of the great backpack mounted leaf blowers available in the market.