If you are looking for a basic, entry-level electric trimmer to get your light trimming work done, then this Black & Decker ST1000 9-Inch 1.8 amp Electric Grass Trimmer is your perfect choice. Although this unit may not be powerful enough to meet all your trimming needs, it makes a breeze to handle much of the light-duty work.
This Black & Decker ST1000 9-Inch 1.8 amp Electric Grass Trimmer weights only 3.2 pounds, making it suitable for those young and elderly people. In addition, unlike some of the larger string trimmers which have a long unwieldy shaft or handle that is hard to grip, this unit doesn’t have. Its “T” shaped double-grip provides easy hold and control. The ergonomic, easy to use trimmer design is a great feature for those who have difficulty in handling larger, heavier string trimmers.
It also features a unique cord lock system which design to hold the extension cord firmly in place during operating it.
A great gift for those who have smaller yards or light-duty trimming jobs
1.8 Amp motor operates at 11,000 RPM
Weighs 3.2 pounds
Bump feed spool allows feeding of the line as needed
Backed by a 2-year warranty from B & D
Dimensions: 17.8 x 7.8 x 7.2 inches (WxHxD)
Very light, suitable for young and elderly people.
Easy to assemble.
It operates quietly, never need to worry about your neighbors would be disturbed.
Powerful enough for smaller yards and gets your light-duty trimming jobs done efficiently.
It is a little bit too small for some people, not suitable for heavy duty trimming jobs.
The electric cord can easily come unhooked.
The motor may start smoking after use for a period of time.