Press release -
DEWALT® Announces Three New 20V MAX* Outdoor Power Tools
TOWSON, MD (December 17, 2019) – DEWALT adds three new outdoor power tools to their 20V MAX* System, featuring more than 200 products. The three new outdoor power tools include the 20V MAX* XR® Brushless 14" Folding String Trimmer (DCST922), the 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Handheld Blower (DCBL722), and the 20V MAX* Pole Hedge Trimmer (DCPH820).
The 20V MAX* XR® Brushless 14" String Trimmer features an innovative folding hinge mechanism that reduces its length by 41% for convenient storage**. The QuickLoad™ Spool allows for fast and easy line replacement and 14 inches of swath with DEWALT's 0.080" line. The variable speed trigger offers precise power control as well as performance and runtime management with the Hi/Lo speed control switch. At 7.9lbs without a battery, the 20V MAX* 14" String Trimmer offers bump feed and achieves 4600/6000 RPM for no-load speed and is durable even when used in thick brush.
The 20V MAX* Brushless Handheld Blower offers an innovative axial fan design that is designed to maximize air output and runtime. It clears debris with an air volume of up to 450 cubic feet per minute and up to 125 miles per hour (with the concentrator nozzle). At only 5.43lbs without a battery, the blower features a lightweight design, giving users directional control. The variable speed trigger and speed lock give the user power control.
The 20V MAX* Pole Hedge Trimmer is designed to cut through a variety of landscape overgrowth. This pole hedge trimmer has a high output motor and 22 in. hardened steel laser-cut blades engineered for clean cuts on branches up to 1 inch thick with up to 2800 SPM. The 7-position 180° articulating head allows the user to customize cutting angles for hedges of just about any shape and size. The pole hedge trimmer measures 7 feet in length, including the battery, and has a maximum reach of up to 12 feet***. It weighs 7.9lbs without a battery.
Available where DEWALT products are sold in spring 2020, the 20V MAX* XR® Brushless 14" String Trimmer will come kitted with (1) DCB205 battery for $199 MSRP (DCST922P1) and without a battery for $129 MSRP (DCST922B). The 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Handheld Blower will come kitted with (1) DCB205 battery for $199 MSRP (DCBL722P1) and without a battery for $139 MSRP (DCBL722B). The 20V MAX* Pole Hedge Trimmer will come kitted with (1) DCB204 battery for $199 MSRP (DCPH820M1) and without a battery for $149 MSRP (DCPH820B). Each will come with a three-year limited warranty, one-year free service contract, and a 90-day money back guarantee.
*Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18.
**The DEWALT 20V MAX* 14" Folding String Trimmer is 41% shorter when in the folded stowing position versus when fully extended.
***Based on a 6.0 ft. person holding the pole in a straightened position at shoulder level at a 90 degree angle from the ground.
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