BG 50 - $139.95 DSRP


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BG 50

DSRP: $139.95

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The lightest gasoline-powered handheld blower in the STIHL lineup.

The reasonably priced BG 50 blower is perfect for homeowners seeking a compact tool for yard waste and leaf cleanup. It boasts a lightweight and ergonomic design, a fuel-efficient engine, toolless air filter access and an upright fuel tank for easier filling. With the highest power-to-weight ratio in the STIHL gas-powered line, the BG 50 handheld blower combines dependability and quality with affo...Read More
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BG 50 Specifications
DISPLACEMENT 27.2 cc (1.66 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER 0.7 kW (0.9 bhp)
WEIGHT 3.6 kg (7.9 lbs.)
FUEL CAPACITY 430 cc (14.5 oz.)
BLOWING FORCE* 13 Newtons
AVG. AIR VELOCITY** 60 m/sec (134 mph)
MAX. AIR VELOCITY** 71 m/sec (159 mph)
AIR VOLUME AT NOZZLE** 700 m3/h (412 cfm)
SOUND PRESSURE RATING** 70 dB(A)
POWER SOURCE Gas
*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.
Model Features
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    Purge Pump Primer
    The purge pump primer feature enables the user to prime the carburetor with fuel, enabling easier starting. The purge pump primer is designed in a way that the operator cannot flood the machine by priming the carburetor too many times. Flooding the engine is still possible if the choke is not removed after the engine fires.
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    Built in the USA
    Indicates products that are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.

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Standard Features
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    Common Features for Handheld Blowers
    View the features common to many STIHL handheld blowers.

Important Information
Note: STIHL recommends use of fuel with no more than 10% Ethanol content. Using fuel with greater than 10% Ethanol content may cause damage to your equipment and may void your STIHL warranty. Learn More…
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.
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BG 50 is rated 4.1 out of 5 by 371.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Powerful small blower Purchased for a small lot. Perfect for my needs. Powerful, lightweight. Starts easy and idles nicely. Great piece of equipment for someone looking to use weekly with no hassles.
Date published: 2018-05-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Packs lots of power for the compact size Starts up by first or second pullHas lots of blowing power for such a small compact sizeStill can't get over the low priceIt's my first STIHL productI'm a die hard STIHL guy nowGetting the MS 150 chainsaw next
Date published: 2018-05-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works great Everything I expected good price runs like a stihl
Date published: 2018-05-21
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Blower Bought this new blower and could not get it started. Took it in the store got it started. Have used it a couple of times since and when engine cold it is a struggle to get started
Date published: 2018-05-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product at a great price! I’ve had 3 of these blowers for a small business and work perfectly for blowing off debris on sidewalks, driveways, and patios. Definitely has enough power to clear off large areas, and lightweight.
Date published: 2018-05-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best blower period! Starts every time, has ample power, not too heavy, overall the best blower I've ever used.
Date published: 2018-05-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This blower has the right power for the money. I purchased the BG50 blower about a month ago. it hasn't skipped a beat. I'm using ethanol free fuel to prolong the life of the blower.
Date published: 2018-05-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product For the $ I feel it is great and had more power than I thought it would
Date published: 2018-05-17
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