A powerful, quiet, easy-to-use handheld blower.
|BGE 61 Specifications - Occasional Use|
|WEIGHT||3.1 kg (6.8 lbs.)|
|BLOWING FORCE*||9 Newtons|
|AIR VOLUME AT NOZZLE**||485 m3/h (285 cfm)|
|MAX. AIR VELOCITY**||66 m/sec. (148 mph)|
|AVG. AIR VELOCITY**||58 m/sec. (130 mph)|
|SOUND PRESSURE RATING**||64 dB(A)|
|MOTOR OUTPUT||1.1 kW (9.2 amps)|
|VOLTAGE||120 V (60 hz)|
|*Newton is the force needed to accelerate 1 kg of mass at the rate of 1 m/sec2. **Tested in accordance with ANSI 175.2 standard. All specifications provided by Andreas STIHL AG, as of April 2016.|
Note: STIHL engine products with the Caring for Nature logo are cleaner than EPA Standards for exhaust emissions.
WARNING! Improper use of any power tool may cause serious
or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow carefully the operating
and safety instructions in your instruction manual before using such products.
STIHL products sold through U.S. STIHL Dealers are for distribution in the United States only.
Built-in Cable Strain Relief
The built-in cable strain relief helps prevent the power cord from becoming accidentally disconnected.
Reduced-Emission Engine Technology - Caring for Nature
The STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and/or CARB exhaust emission standards.
With the multi-function handle, all of the blower’s controls can be adjusted with one hand, allowing simple and reliable operation for both right and left-handed users. In addition, the handle’s control lever allows the user to easily adjust the engine speed.
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Clogged gutters may become a thing of the past with this quick and manageable gutter attachment. A series of plastic tubes attach to your STIHL handheld blower and can extend to more than ten feet, providing the additional extension needed to reach most residential gutters. Great for removing dry leaves and debris. For use with BG 55, BG 56 C-E, BG 66 L, BG 86 and BG 86 C-E. See your STIHL Dealer for details.
For Your Safety
When you require more protection than traditional landscaping gloves, turn to Proscaper Series™ Gloves from STIHL. These gloves feature premium boarskin for terrific softness and padded palms for abrasion resistance. A woven elastic back flexes to allow total freedom of movement. An adjustable, wrist strap closure provides personalized comfort and a secure fit.
Available materials: Boarskin
Available sizes: M, L, XL
When it has the STIHL name, it’s made to work as hard as you do. Our Hearing Protectors feature a padded stainless steel spring wire headband. They help maintain constant pressure, staying firmly in place while you work. They’re also easy to adjust, so you can set the ideal fit with minimal effort.
Meets ANSI S3.19-1974 standard. Noise Reduction Rating (NRR) of 23 dB(A).
Available color: Black/Grey
The STIHL Black Work Glasses feature a sleek look that doesn’t skimp on protection or comfort. They feature a scratch-resistant polycarbonate lens and flexible, ventilated, straight-back temples. The tips of the temples are rubber to help keep them in place while the head is in motion. These protective glasses also block out 99.9% of the sun’s harmful UV rays, making them a great addition to your next outdoor project. Shown with Black Frame / Gray Lens. Available lens colors: Blue Mirror, Gray, Silver Mirror.