Features and Specifications
|CFM||Up to 450|
|MPH||Up to 142|
|Noise Rating||63 dB|
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Overview of the Dewalt DCBL590X2
- Power: The Dewalt DCBL590X2 can force 450 cubic feet of air per minute (CFM) from its nozzle at a maximum speed of 142 MPH.
- Power delivery: The blower is battery-operated, so the operator won’t need to worry about getting tripped up by pesky cords when they’re busy getting work done.
- Battery: It has a 7.5 Ah 40 V Li-ion battery (2 batteries included) that can work reliably for up to 15 minutes if completely charged.
- Handling: As this unit is a backpack leaf blower, the majority of the unit is distributed so that the user can operate it with ease for most reasonable periods of use. Its throttle is located on the tube, which allows you to keep your left hand free. Be aware that, at 27 lbs, the Dewalt DCBL590X2 is on the heavier side for electric backpack blowers.
- Speed Settings: For those who are keen on having complete control while operating their leaf blower, the DCBL590X2 offers variable speed settings.
- Noise: With a decibel rating of 63 dB, the DCBL590X2 is neither louder nor quieter than its rivals in the electric backpack category.
The Dewalt DCBL590X2's performance versus other blowers
The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Dewalt DCBL590X2 compare with similar leaf blowers.
- Air expelled from the nozzle of this blower can reach 142 MPH. When compared to others of this type, the DCBL590X2 has a lower air speed than most electric backpack blowers (the one expelling air at the fastest speed being the Poulan Pro PRBP675i with 150 MPH).
- It’s capable of expelling a maximum air volume of 450 CFM (cubic feet per minute). This places it at the low end compared to other electric backpack leaf blowers (the biggest expelled air volume belonging to the Poulan Pro PRBP675i with 675 CFM).
- Autonomy-wise, with up to 15 minutes of autonomy on a full charge, the DCBL590X2 is on the low end when compared with other cordless backpack units (the one with the best autonomy being the Dewalt DCBL590X1 with up to 40 minutes of runtime).
As you can see from this dynamic chart, when compared to other electric backpack blowers, the Dewalt DCBL590X2 is on the expensive side of the price range.
While certainly not the cheapest of its kind, purchasing it could most likely also mean enjoying the reliability of a high-end product.
The bottom line
- Acceptable Noise (63 dB)
- On the expensive side
- Quite heavy (27 lbs)
- Low CFM (450 CFM)
- Low MPH (142 MPH)
- Low autonomy (15 mins)
DeWalt is a subsidiary of the Stanley Black & Decker Corporation, a major global tool & hardware manufacturer. DeWalt made its name selling woodworking machines in 1923. Since then, it has expanded its catalog to over 1,000 tools and accessories, including its top-of-the-line electric power tools that first hit the market in 1992. DeWalt stands behind its slogan, “Guaranteed Tough,” offering heavy-duty tools and accessories capable of performing reliably for home and professional users alike.
The Dewalt DCBL590X2 is covered under a warranty for up to 3 years. This warranty may not cover all parts of the blower.
For more information about the warranty of Dewalt blowers, please consult Dewalt's warranty policies. Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-800-4-DEWALT (800-433-9258).
Questions & Answers
QWhat is the difference between the DCBL590X1 and the DCBL590X2?
AThey are exactly the same, except that the DCBL590X1 comes with 1 battery instead of 2.
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