The Husqvarna 340iBT is a cordless backpack leaf blower delivering 484 CFM at 137 MPH. It is powered by a 5.2 Ah 36 V Li-ion battery system. (Read full specs)
Features and Specifications
|CFM||Up to 484|
|MPH||Up to 137|
|Blowing Force||17 N|
|Autonomy||According to battery|
|Noise rating||79 dB|
|Tube length||16.5 in|
|Other model numbers||967 68 12-01|
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Overview of the Husqvarna 340iBT
- Power: The 340iBT is a cordless blower made by Husqvarna. It has a maximum air speed of 137 MPH and its nozzle can expel a max air volume of 484 cubic feet per minute (CFM).
- Power delivery: Husqvarna designed this unit and its brushless, battery-operated motor with top-of-the-food-chain maneuverability in mind. The 340iBT doesn’t need to be plugged in, so you can take it anywhere easily.
- Battery: The Husqvarna 340iBT works with Husqvarna's BLI batteries, which are designed for professional use and offer maximum capacity for longer run times. The unit's runtime will therefore depend on the type of BLI battery you choose. By default, the blower doesn't come with any battery or charger.
- Handling: This blower’s backpack functionality makes make it less exerting on the user, even when used for an extended period of time. Its throttle is located on the tube, which allows you to keep your left hand free. When compared to other electric backpack blowers, the Husqvarna 340iBT stands out due to its lower weight: just 13.9 lbs.
- Speed Settings: With its variable speed settings, the Husqvarna 340iBT allows you to precisely control its air output. In addition, the blower is also equipped with cruise control, with which the user can easily maintain the selected settings.
- Noise: With a decibel rating of 79 dB, the 340iBT is neither louder nor quieter than its rivals in the electric backpack category.
The Husqvarna 340iBT's performance versus other blowers
The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Husqvarna 340iBT compare with similar leaf blowers.
- Air expelled from the nozzle of this blower can reach 137 MPH. When compared to others of this type, the 340iBT has a lower air speed than most battery-operated backpack blowers. For the fastest air speed in this category, you may want to consider the Poulan Pro PRBP675i, which can expell air at a velocity that can reach 150 MPH.
- Its max air volume rating (484 cubic feet per minute) means it is really not the biggest air producer of cordless backpack blowers. For the highest air volume, you may want to have a look at the Kobalt KBB 4240-06, which boasts with 690 CFM.
As you can see from this interactive chart, when compared to other cordless backpack blowers, the Husqvarna 340iBT 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.
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.
The Husqvarna 340iBT 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 Husqvarna blowers, please consult Husqvarna's warranty policies (opens in a new tab). Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-800-487-5951.
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