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BG 56 C-E

An easy-to-use handheld blower with a simplified starting system.

BG 56 C-E
BG 56 C-E is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 453.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product This product is super easy to start, is lightweight, and powerful. Even removes stubborn pine needles from roof and gutters with ease. Cleans flat surfaces like driveways and sidewalks quickly and efficiently.
Date published: 2017-09-28
Rated 2 out of 5 by from It is in the shop too much I have had this blower for 2 years and have had to have a carburetor put on and it is in the shop now where it has been for 10 days and they just today figured out what was wrong with it now have to order parts and then they tell me I will have to wait 24 hours after the repair to run it. I will be looking for another brand.
Date published: 2017-09-28
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Very Dissapointed Very hard to start.Makes a rattling noise.Not powerful.Very disappointed in this product.
Date published: 2017-09-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Why did I wait 20 years to purchase this blower? Hand's down - the most effective leaf and yard debris blower I've ever owned. I cannot explain why for 20 years I relied first upon a plug in electric device (functioned satisfactorily but cumbersome with the cord) and more recently a rechargeable (air volume like a gentle breeze). It probably is due to the fact that (a) I thought 2 stroke engines fuel/oil mixing were a pain in the a-- and (ii) that Stihl products were out of my budget. Shame on me. This is an incredibly effective, easy to use yard tool. I've been using it daily just for the fun of it. Using the pre-mixed Stihl fuel makes it a breeze to operate (pardon the pun). A single fall yard leaf clean-up by a lawn service would cost me double what I spent on this item. Buy one of these - you'll be happy you did!
Date published: 2017-09-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product I have only had this about six months, but so far I like it a lot. It starts easily every time. For the size of the unit it really moves air as well. It has a smaller engine than my last blower and this one clears my driveway and sidewalks must faster and easier
Date published: 2017-09-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from this product is very easy to use The best blower I have ever had. Starts and runs great, every time I use it.
Date published: 2017-09-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Lightweight. Excellent for required job The on/off switch is sensitive and can be shut off with minimum pressure. Being left handed I keep the unit on my right side and this impacts the intake panel. Have had to adjust handling unit.
Date published: 2017-09-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best blower for your money. This blower is a great produce. I use it all the time to do blow any grass and leaves off walks and driveways after I mow them. Also a very good blower to clean of your equipment after use.
Date published: 2017-09-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from works much better than the base model BG 50 I originally bought the BG 50 and returned it and bought the BG 56. So glad I did. Unlike the BG 50, this one starts up every single time after only a couple pulls. Works great, no complaints after about a month of use. If you are considering the BG 50, I would recommend you save yourself a lot of headache down the road and splurge for the BG 56, you won't be disappointed.
Date published: 2017-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy Start This blower is very easy to start, has plenty of power.
Date published: 2017-09-16
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Unfortunately I believed the hype I'm actually quite disappointed in my new leaf blower.I was expecting it to have much more power than what it has! I feel I could have spent less money and have gotten a comparable blower. It didn't even start on the second pull like I was told.
Date published: 2017-09-14
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Chainsaws are great but this blower isn't I e had the pull cord stick out and not retract back in 2 times now
Date published: 2017-09-14
Rated 4 out of 5 by from american made quality this is my second Stihl blower, I replace an old import with the amarican made BG 56I am very happy with it with one exception. the new BG56 does not have a throttle lock. I am very disappointed with this because my old Stihl blower had a throttle lock.I thought I was upgrading until I got home and started using my new machine and there was no throttle lock.
Date published: 2017-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love this product! This product is everything I hoped it would be. It's a great machine to run, it's dependable, it is a quality product, and I love that if the product needs to be serviced I can take it right back to where I bought it.
Date published: 2017-09-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Power and easy to use. I recently purchased this blower and a trimmer { 40 c-e }. they are to replace battery powered ones. I would forget to recharge the batteries for these tools. When I did recharge them they seemed to not last as long as they should. These tools are easy to start and use. Both these tools toke some getting used to as they're a little heavier and powerful than the battery ones.
Date published: 2017-09-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is a great leaf blower for the price if you have a large yard. This is a must have leaf blower if you don't want to drag around a long electric extension cable. It has more than enough power to do the job and starts easily every time.
Date published: 2017-09-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Will Never own anything else This is a awesome blower...easy to start with auto choke ...I replaced an Echo...that was 13 years old ...this blower is well worth the extra$$ I also purchased purchased the gutter attachment.
Date published: 2017-09-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Easy to use. It has a lot of power, is easy to start, and lighter weight.
Date published: 2017-09-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from One quality issue The leaf blower is great. It is quiet and has enough power, however the gutter attachment is very difficult to attach and even harder to remove. I have to use a lubricant to put the attachment on the blower. I may have to purchase a second blower tube and leave it permanently connected to the gutter attachment. This is a quality which has not been addressed.
Date published: 2017-09-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great performer The BG 56 C-E delivers as advertised. Startup is a piece of cake and there is power aplenty for any home-based use. It is also quieter than I thought it would be, a plus. Only thing I could ding it for is the air intake makes it a pain to swap to your left hand because the suction is so powerful it tends to suck your pants in. A bottom intake might have been a better idea. Other than that though I'm usually done so fast it doesn't really matter.
Date published: 2017-09-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great blower! Been a great blower so far. Always pleased with a Stihl product.
Date published: 2017-08-30
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Cranking issues If you ever get crank it is fine. I bought the Stihl premixed fuel and just pull pull pull. Have read the instruction Booklet 3 times. Of course it says if you have the old carb do this or the new carb do this the picture is only drfferent in one has to symbols and the other 3 symbols.
Date published: 2017-08-29
Rated 2 out of 5 by from I had a BG55 which burnt up in a fire I replaced it with the BG56 c-e I had a BG55 that burnt up in a fire I replaced it with a BG56c-e it had no where near the power of the older BG55.They told me at the store where I bought it that The 56 c-e wasn't as good as the BG 55 when I returned it .This is the only Stihl product I have returned for any reason . I miss my old BG 55 to bad the BG 56c-e doesn't have it's power.MD in SD
Date published: 2017-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Bang for the buck. Starts easily every time. Quiet operation and tons of power. After pricing this blower against the competition there was no question that you get far more bang for the buck with this blower. Very good purchase.
Date published: 2017-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Starts right up!! I have owned may blowers in my life but this one is the absolute best!!
Date published: 2017-08-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good and dependable Great home owner product, Warrens provides excellent service support too.
Date published: 2017-08-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Blower BG 56 C-E supper easy to start, really light weight and powerful for the size.
Date published: 2017-08-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent for home use I researched all of the other brands and options and for home use couldn't find a better value.Have had it all summer, has worked perfectly. My father has the same unit at his home and his has been prefect for over a year.Easy to start, plenty of power, pretty quiet as well.
Date published: 2017-08-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is a great,powerful,easy start blower!!! Works great!!!! This is the best blower that I've ever owned, has plenty of power to blow large amounts of grass from drive way and side walks.I had to get this model because it has everything I need to get the job done.Would recommend this blower to everyone!
Date published: 2017-08-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This Blower has all the POWER a Home Owner WANTS and NEEDS Truly amazing how much power this BLOWER has. I could of gotten a BIGGER INDUSTRIAL blower but my STIHL Dealer at LEVAN'S POWER EQUIPMENT in BELLEFONTAINE OH. Listened to my wants and needs and showed me the BG56 hand held blower. And I used to run an ECHO PB Power Blower. STIHL is so much more powerful. Thank You STIHL
Date published: 2017-08-21
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