Features and Specifications
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Overview of the Poulan Pro PR48BT
- Power: The PR48BT, built by Poulan Pro, is a gas-powered leaf blower capable of expelling a maximum air volume of 475 cubic feet per minute (CFM). Its air speed is rated at 200 MPH.
- Handling: This blower’s backpack functionality makes make it less exerting on the user, even when used for an extended period of time. At 22 lbs, the Poulan Pro PR48BT is within the average weight range of gas-powered backpack leaf blowers.
- Engine: This blower's engine has a displacement specification of 48 cc. Please be aware that 2-cycle engines like this one require a mixture of gas and oil in order to run.
- Speed Settings: Sometimes you just need a little more power, while other times you may want a little more precision when moving leaves and debris. That’s why the PR48BT features variable speed settings for added control.
- Noise: With a decibel rating of 96.7 dB, the PR48BT is neither louder nor quieter than its rivals in the gas-powered backpack category.
- Fuel Tank: It has an average fuel capacity, with a tank able to hold around 49.3 fl. oz of fuel.
The Poulan Pro PR48BT's performance versus other blowers
The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Poulan Pro PR48BT compare with similar leaf blowers.
- The Poulan Pro PR48BT expels air at speeds up to 200 MPH, making it standard 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).
- As this unit is rated at 475 CFM (cubic feet per minute), it is less powerful than most gas-powered backpack leaf blowers (the biggest expelled air volume belonging to the Stihl BR 700 with 912 CFM).
The bottom line
- Decent Tank (49.3 fl. oz.)
- Acceptable Noise (96.7 dB)
- Decent Weight (22 lbs)
- Decent MPH (200 MPH)
- Low CFM (475 CFM)
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About Poulan Pro
Poulan Pro was originally founded in 1912 as Poulan Saw Co. by Claude Poulan. Once recognizable by its characteristic green color scheme, the company has since undergone many changes after becoming a brand name of Husqvarna Group. Now known as Poulan Pro and featuring black and gold colors, the brand specializes in high-quality outdoor equipment.
Warranty InformationThe Poulan Pro PR48BT 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 Poulan Pro blowers, please consult Poulan Pro's warranty policies. Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-800-849-1297