Greenworks 25142 Lawn Mower Review

Greenworks 25142 in-depth reviewThe Greenworks 25142 10 Amp 16-Inch Electric Lawn Mower is a small but powerful eco-friendly mower. Greenworks got just about everything right with this mower. For a cord powered mower this is on the smaller side but sometimes that’s exactly what you need. The lightweight design, safe yet simple controls and ease of use all make this a pleasurable mower for a small to medium-size yard. With additions like this to the electric mower choices Greenworks is sure to be moving up in grabbing a larger market share of this competitive industry. Although there aren’t a lot of reviews yet → Read the Full Article

Black and Decker CM1936 Lawn Mower Review

Black and Decker CM1936 PriceThe Black & Decker CM1936 19-Inch 36-Volt Cordless Lawn Mower supplies great performance due to an ultra-efficient motor and redesigned blades. With the CM1936 cordless mower you can avoid all the stench and hassle of a gas-powered mower but still have the freedom of not being tied to a cord. This makes mowing better than ever. Being electric it starts instantly. The improved blade design gives better cuts and longer run times. The removable battery gives additional choices as to where you charge it. Also because you can easily remove the battery you can get additional batteries for larger yards. → Read the Full Article

Greenworks 25012 Lawn Mower Review

Greenworks 25012 PRICEThe Greenworks model 25012 is a great medium-sized mower that comes with a strong 12 amp motor. Unlike many of the small to medium-size mowers this one actually has a metal cutting deck. Now if you’re looking for bells and whistles this probably is not the mower for you but if what you want is a sturdy basic mower with mulching capabilities this might be what you’re looking for. If you must have bagging grass clippings as an option then please click on to one of the other mowers that I have reviewed such as the MM 1800 by Black → Read the Full Article

Black and Decker MM1800 Review

Black and Decker MM1800 priceThe Black and Decker MM1800 is an 18″ Rear Bag or Mulching mower. It is lightweight which makes it easy to push and as nimble as you could be with a lawn mower. For being one of the lighter models it has no shortage of power since it comes with a 12 amp motor. There is no pull cord and starting is instant. No Gas, No Fumes and No Tune-ups. Yeah!!! You save gas in 2 ways. No gas for the mower and no trips to get a can full of gas. The long lasting, no rust 18″ deck is → Read the Full Article

Toro 20360 e-Cycler Lawn Mower Review

Toro 20360 e-Cycler PriceThe Toro e-Cycler 20360 cordless electric lawn mower is Toro’s addition to the field of emission free, cordless electric mowers. The Toro 20360 comes with a 36 volt battery system and a powerful, yet quiet, electric motor. It’s easy to operate and there are no trips to the gas station, oil changes, tune-ups, air filters and you won’t smell of exhaust fumes when you finish mowing. The e-Cycler comes with a deep domed deck designed to increase the mulching capabilities of the mower. Being larger than most other electric mowers its metal deck comes in at a generous 20 inches. → Read the Full Article

Black and Decker MM875 Review

Black & Decker MM875The Black & Decker MM875 corded electric lawn mower is the workhorse model. Called the Lawn Hog it has enough power to get your yard looking good and never needs charging or batteries replaced. Corded electric lawn mowers are the most environmentally friendly powered mowers around. Until they can make batteries that last a lot longer and have no toxic ingredients a corded electric mower is your greenest option. No gas, oil, fumes or exhaust stench. You won’t smell like a tailpipe when you finish mowing your yard.

Easy height adjustment makes getting the wheels evenly adjusted a simple task → Read the Full Article

Understanding Watt hours, Amp Hours, Amps and Volts

Fluke Electric MultimeterFirst off lets start with the definition. Watt hours are a unit of energy, usually electrical energy, equal to the work done by a single watt acting for one hour. This is also the equivalent of 3600 Joules. In order to calculate Watt hours you need to do some multiplication. First off you take the Watt rating of the product and multiply that by the amount of time used in hours. A 40 W bulb will use 120 Watt hours over a period of three hours.

This gives you the most basic understanding of watt hours. Watt hours are the → Read the Full Article

Best Cordless Electric Lawn Mower 2012

Best Cordless Electric Lawn Mowers 2012
This post is about the best cordless electric lawn mower 2012 has to offer. We are at the latter half of July when this post was written so we’ve had more than six months to figure this out. Much like my other post about the best corded electric lawn mower this one will use certain criteria and rating factors to come up with a final list of best cordless mowers.→ Read the Full Article