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Shindaiwa EB600RT Spec Sheet

The Shindaiwa EB600RT is a gas-powered backpack leaf blower delivering 517 CFM at 216 MPH. It features a 2-cycle 58.2 cc engine. (Read full specs)

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Shindaiwa EB600RT 517 CFM Gas Backpack Blower
Shindaiwa EB600RT 517 CFM Gas Backpack Blower
Shindaiwa EB600RT 517 CFM Gas Backpack Blower
Shindaiwa EB600RT 517 CFM Gas Backpack Blower
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Features and Specifications

Type
Type Gas-Powered
Handling Backpack
CFM Up to 517
MPH Up to 216
Blowing Force N/A
Engine
Make N/A
Engine displacement 58.2 cc
Strokes 2
Speed settings Variable
Features
Throttle positionTube
Fuel tank 62 fl. oz.
Vacuum No
Misc
Weight 22.7 lbs
Noise rating 70 dB
Tube length N/A
Warranty 5 years
CARB-compliantYes

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 Shindaiwa EB600RT, the user manual is available here (opens in a new tab).

Description

A combination of dependability and comfort with economical performance. (source: Shindaiwa)

Overview of the Shindaiwa EB600RT

The Shindaiwa EB600RT in use

The Shindaiwa EB600RT

  • Power: The Shindaiwa EB600RT is a gas-powered leaf blower. It sports a max air speed of 216 MPH and a max air volume rating of 517 cubic feet per minute (CFM).
  • Handling: As this unit is a backpack leaf blower, the majority of the unit is distributed so that the user can operate it with ease for most reasonable periods of use. Its throttle is located on the tube, which allows you to keep your left hand free. At 22.7 lbs, the Shindaiwa EB600RT is within the average weight range of gas-powered backpack blowers.
  • Engine: This blower's engine has a displacement specification of 58.2 cc. As you may or may not know, 2-stroke engines require a mixture of gasoline and oil in order to keep all the moving parts lubricated while fuelling the engine’s internal combustion. The fuel/oil ratio recommended by Shindaiwa for the EB600RT is 50:1.
  • 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 EB600RT features variable speed settings for added control.
  • Noise: As far as gas-powered backpack blowers go, this one is average in terms of noise with a rating of 70 dB.
  • Fuel Tank: Its tank can hold 62 fl. oz., so it falls squarely in the average in terms of fuel capacity.

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The Shindaiwa EB600RT's performance versus other blowers

The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Shindaiwa EB600RT compare with similar leaf blowers.

  • Upon exiting the nozzle, the air can reach speeds of up to 216 MPH, which is pretty much what is to be expected for gas-powered backpack blowers (the one expelling air at the fastest speed being the Husqvarna 150BT with 251 MPH).
  • Regarding its air volume, the airflow of the Shindaiwa EB600RT can reach 517 CFM (Cubic Feet per Minute), which is on the low end for gas-powered backpack blowers (the biggest expelled air volume belonging to the Echo PB-8010H with 1071 CFM).

Price comparison

As you can see from this interactive chart, when compared to other gas backpack blowers, the Shindaiwa EB600RT is on the average side of the price range.

Therefore, this blower nicely fits in the expected budget for this kind of product.

The bottom line

STRENGTHS:
  • In the expected price range
  • 5 year (limited) warranty
AVERAGE SPECS:
  • Decent Weight (22.7 lbs)
  • Decent tank (62 fl. oz.)
  • Acceptable noise (70 dB)
  • Decent MPH (216 MPH)
WEAKNESSES:
  • Low CFM (517 CFM)

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About Shindaiwa

Since the 50’s, Shindaiwa Incorporated has been a major player on the outdoor power equipment market. The company launched its first product, the "Hurricane", an electric chainsaw, back in 1955 in Japan. Nowadays, they are headquarted in Lake Zurich, IL. However, they remain closely tied to their homeland, since they now belong to ECHO Incorporated, a subsidiary of the Yamabiko corporation. Shindaiwa manufactures its products both in Japan, in Yokosuka, Morioka, and Hiroshima, and also in other plants around the globe, in Shenzhen, China, and Lake Zurich, IL.

Warranty Information

The Shindaiwa EB600RT 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 Shindaiwa blowers, please consult Shindaiwa's warranty policies (opens in a new tab). Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-877-9-TORQUE (1-877-986-7783).

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