Going green in the garden. Review of Stihl battery powered garden equipment

by Dale Cohen
Mona Vale, NSW,

Advances in battery technology have enabled garden tools to cut the cord. I'm a big fan of electric things powered by renewable energy sources, so I decided it was time to look at garden equipment with two key questions to answer;

  • Do battery garden tools eliminate the mobility advantage of fuel based tools?
  • Do battery garden tools perform at the same level as their fuel counterparts?