Black and Decker TR117 17-Inch 3.2-Amp Hedge Trimmer

Black and Decker TR117Powered by a 3.2-Amp motor, the Black & Decker TR117 Hedge Trimmer cuts branches up 5/8-inch quickly with ease. Its lightweight, compact design is easy to use and causes less user fatigue. It has a lock-off switch that prevents accidental start-up, and cord retention that prevents accidental unplugging.

PROS:

  • Ultra-light.
  • Excellent maneuverability.
  • Inexpensive.
  • Lots of power.
  • Quiet operation.
  • Cord lock.
  • Safety lock on trigger (‘off’ position only).

CONS:

  • Short cutting blade.
  • Not suitable for heavy-duty trimming.
  • No “lock on” feature.

BOTTOM LINE:

Users praise the TR117 hedge trimmer for its maneuverability and lightweight ((4.3 lbs), and yet has plenty of power to cut through branches and twigs up to as thick as 5/8-inch. Users also love the cord lock, which prevents accidental accidental unplugging. The construction is solid and should last for years. Great hedge trimmer for a great price.

Black and Decker TR117 17-Inch 3.2-Amp Hedge Trimmer

Highlights:

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  • 3.2-Amp motor
  • 120V Power Source
  • 17″ Dual- action Blade
  • 5/8″ cut capacity
  • Weigh 4.3 lbs
  • 3,500 Cutting Strokes per minute
  • Pre-hardened, rust-resistant hardened steel blades
  • Lock-off switch prevents accidental start-up
  • Cord lock prevents accidental unplugging
  • Backed by a 2 year warranty

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