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Professional Blowers

Do more in less time with a professional-grade STIHL blower. We offer a comprehensive line of handheld blowers and backpack blowers, designed for the needs of landscaping professionals. These blowers deliver power, comfort, durability and no-fuss ease of use. To help you identify model features, look for these corresponding symbols: C = Comfort feature and E = Easy2Start™.

For professionals, time means money. Spend more of your time on the job instead of servicing your equipment. Our fuel-efficient, low-emission engines and large fuel tanks reduce your need for refuels and can save you money on fuel costs. STIHL blowers are also ergonomically designed to reduce vibration and increase comfort. And most importantly, they provide reliable power – a necessity when you’re using our blowers all day, every day.

Blowers Frequently Asked Questions
Compare Model Displacement Engine Power Weight Fuel Capacity
BG 66 L 27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.) 0.6 kW (0.8 bhp) 4.4 kg (9.7 Ibs.) 540 cc (18.3 oz.)
BG 86 27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.) 0.8 kW (1.07 bhp) 4.4 kg (9.7 Ibs.) 440 cc (14.9 oz.)
BG 86 C-E 27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.) 0.8 kW (1.07 bhp) 4.5 kg (9.9 Ibs.) 440 cc (14.9 oz.)
BR 350 63.3 cc (3.86 cu. in.) 2.1 kW (2.8 bhp) 10.0 kg (22.0 lbs.) 1700 cc (57.5 oz.)
BR 430 63.3 cc (3.86 cu. in.) 2.9 kW (3.9 bhp) 10.1 kg (22.3 lbs.) 1700 cc (57.5 oz.)
BR 450 63.3 cc (3.86 cu. in.) 2.9 kW (3.9 bhp) 10.6 kg (23.4 lbs.) 1700 cc (57.5 oz.)
BR 450 C-EF 63.3 cc (3.86 cu. in.) 2.9 kW (3.9 bhp) 11.5 kg (25.4 lbs) 1700 cc (57.5 oz.)
BR 500 64.8 cc (3.95 cu. in.) 2.0 kW (2.7 bhp) 10.1 kg (22.3 lbs.) 1400 cc (47.3 oz.)
BR 550 64.8 cc (3.95 cu. in.) 2.5 kW (3.4 bhp) 9.9 kg (21.8 Ibs.) 1400 cc (47.3 oz.)
BR 600 MAGNUM® 64.8 cc (3.95 cu. in.) 2.8 kW (3.8 bhp) 9.8 kg (21.6 Ibs.) 1400 cc (47.3 oz.)
BGA 100 -- -- w/o Battery: 2.5 kg (5.5 lbs.) --
Average rating for Professional Blower Reviews
(4.7 / 5)
725 Reviews
  1. 3 months ago
    Awesome product
    No job is too much for the power of this BR600 Mag. It cuts work time in half with the wide blowing angle
  2. 2 months ago
    Absolutely a great blower
    I have over thirty trees on my property, this blower easily handles all the litter. And all the lawn clippings. A great blower !
  3. 1 month ago
    A purchase without regret
    I purchased my BR600 Magnum in Oct 2015. We have many oak, hickory, and maple trees. It moves the leaves quickly and efficiently, even when the leaves are wet and heavy. Acorns and hickory nuts are relocated too. A huge upgrade from my "light duty" backpack blower and much more effective than my neighbor's "professional" model 430 backpack blower. I can finish blowing my yard in about 1/2 to 2/3 the time it previously took. It is somewhat effective in moving light snow in southern TN as well! I ... read more only regret not spending the money and purchasing it sooner.
  1. 3 years ago
    Love it. no regrets on purchase.
    got the BG 86 just at the beginning of leaf season. this year they all seamed to dump at once. I have an acre and half of wooded property. This blower took care of my needs. I was wanting a back pack blower due to the size of area and volume of leaves, but wanted handheld for the rest of the year. I decided on this handheld and was very pleased with the performance and the volume of air this thing puts out. it even moved the wet leaves. highly recommend if your looking for a handheld. I have had ... read more no problems with it starting. Look forward to many things I will find uses for this powerful blower
  2. 2 years ago
    Great Blower
    I purchased this blower 3 years ago for fall leaf cleanup and general homeowner use. It gets used at least once a week for cleaning grass clipping from garage, driveway and street. One of the things I appreciate about the blower is that it starts very easily. When the engine is cold, I can always start the blower with three pulls. The blower idles well and has a lot of power for moving leaves and debris-even when wet. I've read other reviews about hard starting and rough running but honestly, ... read more I have had no such issues. I am very pleased with this blower and have had zero issues.
  3. 2 years ago
    This product is awesome
    I was a little hesitant at first to purchase this leaf blower because of the price but I am very happy with the over all performance. I bought my house a few months ago and I first bought a stihl weed wacker. When it was time to buy a leaf blower I went right back to the store to purchase again. The power is great and it is so nice not to have to worry if it will start. I definitely will continue to purchase all of my tools from Stihl.
  1. 9 months ago
    Another great stihl product
    Purchased a br430 from Bairs in North Canton Ohio was unsure of what unit to buy and was upgrading from a old 55 hand blower the salesman who seemed to also be a stihl maintenance tech was super helpful and knowledgeable. I have had the chance to use the blower about 12 times and it works awesome has great power and really lifts everything up and off your lawn or concrete! Hope it last as long as my stihl saws, weed eater and my old blower.... Thanks Doug A
  2. 3 months ago
    clearly designed for pro use -- but I like it around my house anyway!
    Dealer demo'd the blower on a cold late winter day. We lifted ice off his pavement and I was sold. It is now early spring in Wt Mountains of NH and we have no snow, so I decided to clean up the yard. This machine is amazing. I accomplished more in an hour than my last blower could do in half a day. It literally raked my lawn, if you will, via digging out embedded stones, and much ground-in debris, from my grass. It lifted wet leaves and dried out soaked grass remaining beneath. I was impressed ... read more with the comfort of the pack and the control. It has aways started (used 3 times in two weeks) on nearly first pull. I trust my dealer very much (P&S Equipment Littleton NH) and they have taken care of me via great advice and service.
  3. 3 years ago
    The BR430 is the power I need
    I have a BG86 hand blower which has worked well, yet did not have the power to blow piles of leaves. The BR430 is new and has all the power I need. The BG86 starts easily. The BR 430 is trickier in that once the engine is started, you have to reach over and nudge the throttle lever. If not quick enough, the engine quits and has to be restarted with a few pulls. While relatively new in usage, the BR430 was a good choice.
  1. 3 months ago
    Great Blower
    Great Blower.. all is good. Although the straps are uncomfortable and it should come with hip support given the price. overall the blower lives up to Stihl quality.
  2. 10 months ago
    Incredible product
    Had my fill of handhelds. This blower is the most powerful I've ever used - and it doesn't seem to matter if the leaves are dry or not. It initially seems a little heavy but once on with the straps adjusted, it is very comfortable. The tube being adjustable is great - and of course the electric start is awesome. Highly recommended.
  3. 1 week ago
    This product gets straight to business it blows like a Hurricane.
    I Have the Br 500 but this is Awesome I can turn it off to talk to my customer's then hit the switch and then I'm right back to business , I like the torque in the 450 c.
  1. 9 months ago
    This is one sweet machine!
    Starts fast and easily as long as you start it as instructed in your manual. It has superb power and is comfortable to operate, as long as you keep your posture correct and don't slouch your shoulders. That being said, this blower is the best I've operated in my 30 yrs. experience and I've tried a few different brands over those years. Best of all it's MADE IN AMERICA! (always keep fresh gas or store as recommended in the owners manual, I always use a fuel preservative in all my equipment before ... read more storage with great results)
  2. 8 months ago
    Easy to start
    This product is very easy to start has outstanding power and seems to be built tough like all Stihl products.
  3. 8 months ago
    Pushing Leaves
    Working almost 3 acres of mixed woodland. Bought this today and 5 tanks of gas later I can say I put a major dent in the leaves and pine needles. Almost bought an echo which are cheaper but Stihl has always delivered on their other products. I have a few. Wish we could burn these leaves like we did as kids.
  1. 7 months ago
    Wonderful
    I have had this unit since 2007. Just learned there is a air filter that needs to be checked. Looked at it and it was just like brand new. I use this for cleaning big areas and keeping a long driveway through the woods clear. I have not had a single problem except the original gas cap cover which they replace a few years later. It starts up on about the third pull and runs great.
  2. 4 years ago
    Great Blower
    I replaced my BR320 with the BR550. The new "smart" carburetor works exceptionally well so that startup is simple, and the engine usually fires on the first pull. Power is sufficient for me to move leaves and clean out grass clippings from underneath my mower deck. The locking trigger is a nice feature carried over from earlier blower variants. I have yet to use the BR550 to clear light snowfalls but it should work well as the BR320 with much less power did a fair job at that task. The quality ... read more of the BR550 meets the expectations I have for my Stihl products.
  3. 2 years ago
    Senior Friendly
    I had reservations about this because of my age but after a few tips from an older guy working at dealers I had no problem. I am so glad I went with a larger model as it did everything I wanted. I live in the woods and had 3 feet of wet leaves piled under my deck but this blower took care of it so quick and not only blew them out but blew them far enough that there was no blowback. The weight doesn't bother me but twisting around to saddle up is difficult but guy at store said to just set it on ... read more picnic table etc. and back into it. Worked like a charm for older person. Every time I put it on in my memory I hear " Okay saddle up and move out".
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