CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Husqvarna, a division of the world’s largest producer of outdoor power products and lawn care equipment, introduces an entirely new line of gas-powered hedge trimmers, providing powerful precision tools for professionals to tackle every type of hedge. Offering a unique combination of productivity and durability, the new series features higher cutting capacity due to a special knife design and gear ratio, efficient air filtration through a two-stage air filter and best handling through a well-balanced overall design.
“We are proud to offer an entirely new line of hedge trimmers that was designed with landscaping professionals in mind,” said Christian Johnsson, Product Manager Professional Products at Husqvarna North America. “They are lighter and easier to handle than previous models while offering better cutting performance. They are ideal for professionals who are looking for a high-performance hedge trimmer they can rely on.“
The new line consists of both single- and double-sided models and is considerably lighter than previous models, ranging from 11.0 lbs to 11.7 lbs. Front and rear handles are arranged so that the center of gravity is close to the axis that is crossing the center of the loop handle and rear handle grip. This new design provides excellent maneuverability and minimum resistance while handling. Equipped with 21.7 cc efficient low-noise engines and gear components that have been developed for longevity under tough conditions, the new series contains reliable and durable hedge trimmers for professionals who are looking for less engine wear and longer service intervals.
The 522HD60S (MSRP: $529.95) is a double-sided hedge trimmer with a robust design, low vibration levels and a 24-inch cutter knife for trimming jobs. The multi-position handle and low weight (11.0 lbs) provide excellent handling, while the high-capacity, professional knife blades, open blade guard and impressive power output allow for high productivity.
The 522HDR60S (MSRP: $529.95) is a double-sided hedge trimmer with a 24-inch cutter knife and high torque gear for tougher cuts. With a robust design and low vibration level, it was designed for shaped hedges with thicker materials. The multi-position handle and low weight (11.7 lbs) provide excellent handling, while the high-capacity blades, open blade guard and impressive cutting capacity allow for reliability and high work output.
The 522HS75S (MSRP: $559.95) is a single-sided hedge trimmer with a 30-inch cutter knife for trimming jobs. It is exceptionally well-balanced and was designed to withstand tough, frequent operation. The comfortable handle with optimized weight distribution and impressively low weight (11.2 lbs) combined with the slim, balanced design and low vibration levels provide excellent handling, while the high-capacity, high-speed professional knife blade and impressive power output allows for excellent cutting performance. It is also equipped with a leaf catcher for less clean-up.
The 522HDR75S (MSRP: $559.95) is a double-sided hedge trimmer with a 30-inch cutter knife and high torque gear for tougher cuts and dense, overgrown hedges. It offers high productivity and the durability professionals demand. The multi-position handle and low weight (11.7 lbs) provide excellent handling, while the high-capacity blades, open blade guard and impressive cutting capacity allows for reliability and high work output.