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Husqvarna 130BT Spec Sheet

The Husqvarna 130BT is a gas-powered backpack leaf blower delivering 374.34 CFM at 145 MPH. It features a 2-cycle 29.5 cc engine.

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Features and Specifications

Type

Type Gas-Powered
Handling Backpack
CFM Up to 374.34
MPH Up to 145
Blowing Force 11 N

Engine

Make X-Torq®
Engine Displacement 29.5 cc
Strokes 2
Fuel/oil Ratio 50:1
Speed Settings Variable

Features

Cordless Yes
Fuel Tank 28.16 fl. oz.
Vacuum No
Mulcher No

Misc

Weight 14.55 lbs
Noise Rating 102 dB
Tube Length N/A
Warranty 2 years

Unlike many websites, we did our best to research each of the specs above. That being said, we are not immune to making the occasional mistake or omission. Should you notice any missing or incorrect values, don't hesitate to suggest improvements so we can address the issue. Should you wish more detailed specs on the Husqvarna 130BT, the user manual is available here.

Description

The Husqvarna 130BT is a unique lightweight back pack blower with the large landowner in mind. It combines very low weight and ease of use for those who have to work for longer periods of time. Features include a new X-Torq® engine for increased power, better fuel economy and reduced emissions. Harness and tube-mounted controls improve operational ergonomics. (source: Husqvarna)

Overview of the Husqvarna 130BT

  • Power: The Husqvarna 130BT is a gas-powered leaf blower. It sports a max air speed of 145 MPH and a max air volume rating of 374.34 cubic feet per minute (CFM).
  • Handling: By design, this model isn’t the smallest leaf blower on the market. It’s meant to be carried as a backpack so that the bulk of the unit is out of the way and the user’s hands are free to manipulate the nozzle. When compared to other gas-powered backpack leaf blowers, the Husqvarna 130BT stands out due to its lower weight: just 14.55 lbs.
  • Engine: This blower is fitted with a 29.5 cc X-Torq® engine. Please note that, because the Husqvarna 130BT’s engine is a 2-cycle one, it runs on a mixture of oil and gasoline. According to Husqvarna, the proper fuel mixture ratio for this blower is 50:1.
  • Speed Settings: Thanks to its variable speed settings, the Husqvarna 130BT allows precise control of the air output.
  • Noise: With a noise rating of 102 dB, this blower can be considered the standard for similar gas-powered backpack blowers.
  • Fuel Tank: The fuel tank can hold 28.16 fl. oz. What it loses in fuel capacity, the 130BT gains in portability by having a more manageable weight.
  • X-Torq®: The X-Torq® is Husqvarna's latest technology for two-stroke engines. It reduces fuel consumption by up to 20% and harmful exhaust emissions by up to 60% while increasing torque over a wider rpm range.

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The Husqvarna 130BT's performance versus other blowers

The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Husqvarna 130BT compare with similar leaf blowers.

  • Maxing out at 145 MPH at full power, this blower is on the lower end in terms of air speed for gas-powered backpack leaf blowers (the one expelling air at the fastest speed being the Husqvarna 150BT with 251 MPH).
  • Regarding its air volume, the airflow of the Husqvarna 130BT can reach 374.34 CFM (Cubic Feet per Minute), which is on the low end for gas-powered backpack leaf blowers (the biggest expelled air volume belonging to the Echo PB-8010H with 1071 CFM).

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Price comparison

As you can see from this dynamic chart, when compared to other gas backpack blowers, the Husqvarna 130BT is on the cheap side of the price range.

It can therefore be a really good buy if you're looking to acquire a budget blower.

The bottom line

STRENGTHS:
  • Inexpensive
  • X-Torq® Engine
  • Lightweight (14.55 lbs)
AVERAGE SPECS:
  • Acceptable Noise (102 dB)
WEAKNESSES:
  • Small Tank (28.16 fl. oz.)
  • Low CFM (374.34 CFM)
  • Low MPH (145 MPH)

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  • $241.39 - November 17, 2018
  • $248.99 - October 31, 2018
Since: October 31, 2018
  • Highest Price: $248.99 - October 31, 2018
  • Lowest Price: $212.99 - April 5, 2019

About Husqvarna

Founded in 1689 in the town that bore its namesake, Husqvarna is a Swedish company that has been developing and manufacturing quality tools and accessories for 325 years. This makes Husqvarna one of the longest-operating manufacturers of outdoor products. Thanks to its reputation and a passion for innovation and quality, Husqvarna continues to be an industry leader in the outdoor power tool market.

Warranty Information

The Husqvarna 130BT 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 Husqvarna blowers, please consult Husqvarna's warranty policies. Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-800-487-5951.

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