Kobalt 40V KHB 3040-06 Spec Sheet

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The Kobalt 40V KHB 3040-06 is a cordless handheld leaf blower delivering 480 CFM at 110 MPH. It features a 3 Ah 40 V Li-ion battery.
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Features and Specifications

Type

Type Electric
Handling Handheld
CFM Up to 480
MPH Up to 110
Blowing Force N/A

Engine

Make N/A
Amp 3 Ah
Voltage 40 V
Speed Settings Variable

Features

Cordless Yes
Battery Li-ion
Autonomy 20 mins
Vacuum No
Mulcher No

Misc

Battery Included 1
Weight 7.5 lbs
Noise Rating N/A
Tube Length N/A
Warranty 5 years

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Description

Overview of the Kobalt 40V KHB 3040-06

  • Power: The 40V KHB 3040-06 is an electric leaf blower made by Kobalt. It has a maximum air speed of 110 MPH and its nozzle can expel a max air volume of 480 cubic feet per minute (CFM).
  • Power delivery: The blower is cordless, 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 3 Ah 40 V Li-ion battery (1 battery included) that can work reliably for up to 20 minutes if completely charged.
  • Handling: It’s handheld, so naturally it’s easier to handle and carry than larger leaf blowers, such as backpack models or walk-behinds. All told, it weighs 7.5 lbs — the Kobalt 40V KHB 3040-06 is neither the lightest nor the heaviest electric handheld leaf blower on the market.
  • Speed Settings: In order to afford more control to the user, this unit has a variable speed control. No matter the size of the job, the user can adjust the airflow of the Kobalt 40V KHB 3040-06 to match.

The Kobalt 40V KHB 3040-06's performance versus other blowers

The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Kobalt 40V KHB 3040-06 compare with similar leaf blowers.

  • Air expelled from the nozzle of this blower can reach 110 MPH. When compared to others of this type, the 40V KHB 3040-06 has a lower air speed than most 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 40V KHB 3040-06 by Kobalt will not disappoint. Its airflow maxes out at 480 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).
  • Autonomy-wise, with up to 20 minutes of autonomy on a full charge, the 40V KHB 3040-06 is on the low end when compared with other cordless handheld leaf blowers (the one with the best autonomy being the EGO POWER+ 580 CFM LB5804 with up to 180 minutes of runtime).

The bottom line

STRENGTHS:
  • High CFM (480 CFM)
AVERAGE SPECS:
  • Decent Weight (7.5 lbs)
WEAKNESSES:
  • Low MPH (110 MPH)
  • Low Autonomy (20 mins)

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About Kobalt

Kobalt is an American brand launched in 1998. Kobalt is the product of a partnership between Lowe’s, a leading seller of home improvement and outdoor products, and J.H. Williams, which is one of Lowe’s primary manufacturers. As one of Lowe’s primary outdoor equipment brands, Kobalt has positioned itself to be a major competitor of Craftsman, Husky, and other similar popular brands.

Warranty Information

The Kobalt 40V KHB 3040-06 is covered under a warranty for up to 5 years. This warranty may not cover all parts of the blower.
For more information about the warranty of Kobalt blowers, please consult Kobalt's warranty policies. Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-888-3-KOBALT (888-356-2258).

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