Hitachi RB36DLP4 Spec Sheet

The Hitachi RB36DLP4 is a cordless handheld leaf blower delivering 470 CFM at 118 MPH. It features a 2 Ah 36 V Li-ion battery.

Features and Specifications


Type Electric
Handling Handheld
CFM Up to 470
MPH Up to 118
Blowing Force N/A


Make N/A
Amp 2 Ah
Voltage 36 V
Speed Settings 4


Cordless Yes
Battery Li-ion
Autonomy N/A
Vacuum No
Mulcher No


Battery Included 0
Weight 8.4 lbs
Noise Rating N/A
Tube Length N/A
Warranty 2 years

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The RB36DLP4 36V Cordless Blower (tool body only) is not only environmentally friendly and emission-free, but it is also quiet compared to traditional blowers. Available as tool body only, it is compatible with Hitachi's 36V Lithium Ion slide-type battery platform (sold separately). It provides value in removing the cost of traditional fuel, while simultaneously reducing the carbon footprint through the use of Lithium Ion battery technology. This cordless blower can reach a max air velocity of 118 mph to blow leaves and debris out of the way with ease. (source: Hitachi)

Overview of the Hitachi RB36DLP4

  • Power: This electric leaf blower has a maximum air volume rating of 470 cubic feet per minute (CFM) and an air speed rating of 118 MPH.
  • Power delivery: Hitachi designed this cordless unit with total mobility in mind. The RB36DLP4 only needs to be plugged in when it is charging, so users can take it almost anywhere.
  • Battery: The Hitachi RB36DLP4 features an easy-to-recharge 2 Ah 36 V Li-ion battery.
  • Handling: For those who are looking for a portable and convenient leaf blower, this model is a strong candidate. It’s designed for easy handling and use, and its size means it’s easily carried and stored. However, for a electric handheld blower, the Hitachi RB36DLP4 is heavier than most, weighing 8.4 lbs.
  • Speed Settings: Hitachi designed the RB36DLP4 with control and precision in mind. That’s why this model has 4 speed settings, meaning that its air output can be adjusted to suit the user’s needs.

The Hitachi RB36DLP4's performance versus other blowers

The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Hitachi RB36DLP4 compare with similar leaf blowers.

  • The air speed of the Hitachi RB36DLP4 maxes out at 118 MPH. While more than adequate for many jobs, its air speed is below average among other electric handheld leaf blowers (the one expelling air at the fastest speed being the Worx WG518 with 250 MPH).
  • If power is an important feature, the RB36DLP4 by Hitachi will not disappoint. Its airflow maxes out at 470 CFM (cubic feet per minute), which is more powerful than most electric handheld leaf blowers (the biggest expelled air volume belonging to the Toro PowerJet™ F700 51624 with 725 CFM).

The bottom line

  • High CFM (470 CFM)
  • Quite heavy (8.4 lbs)
  • Low MPH (118 MPH)

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About Hitachi

Founded by Namihei Odaira in 1910, Hitachi operates business segments spanning the gamut from construction & outdoor products to information & telecommunication systems. Aside from its various other product lines and services, Hitachi has established itself as a trusted name in the lawn and landscape maintenance manufacturing industry. Hitachi recently aquired the German company Metabo and is progressively rebranding to Metabo HPT (Hitachi Power Tools).

Warranty Information

The Hitachi RB36DLP4 is covered under a warranty for up to 2 years. This warranty may not cover all parts of the blower.
For more information about the warranty of Hitachi blowers, please consult Hitachi's warranty policies. Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-800-706-7337.

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