Features and Specifications
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Overview of the Sun Joe iONBV-XR
- Power: The iONBV-XR is an electric leaf blower made by Sun Joe. It has a maximum air speed of 200 MPH and its nozzle can expel a max air volume of 350 cubic feet per minute (CFM).
- Power delivery: The iONBV-XR is a battery-operated unit, so it doesn’t need to be plugged in during use. Users will enjoy the added mobility of its cordless design.
- Battery: Its 5 Ah 40 V Li-ion battery (1 battery included) offers an autonomy of 55 minutes on a full charge.
- Handling: Being handheld, this blower has a good maneuverability and is meant to be easier to carry around over a small period of time. Be aware that, at 8.7 lbs, the Sun Joe iONBV-XR is on the heavier side for electric handheld leaf blowers.
- Speed Settings: Sun Joe designed the iONBV-XR with control and precision in mind. That’s why this model has 6 speed settings, meaning that its air output can be adjusted to suit the user’s needs.
- Vacuum: For those who really want to make leaves disappear, the iONBV-XR has a handy 'blower vac' feature (the keyword here being 'vac', aka 'vacuum'). It allows the operator to collect light debris in the unit’s storage bag to be easily discarded after the job is finished.
- Mulching: This mulcher’s 17:1 mulching ratio means it can reduce 17 bags of leaves and debris down to one bag of mulch.
- Noise: With a noise rating of 94 dB, this blower can be considered the standard for similar electric handheld blowers.
The Sun Joe iONBV-XR's performance versus other blowers
The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Sun Joe iONBV-XR compare with similar leaf blowers.
- Air exiting the nozzle of this blower can reach 200 MPH, which is quite a bit faster than most electric handheld leaf blowers (the one expelling air at the fastest speed being the Worx WG518 with 250 MPH).
- It has a maximum air volume output of 350 CFM (cubic feet per minute). With this output rating, the iONBV-XR is well within average in relation to similar electric handheld leaf blowers (the biggest expelled air volume belonging to the Toro PowerJet™ F700 51624 with 725 CFM).
- Its battery is standard in terms of autonomy for a cordless handheld leaf blower. Fully charged, it should run for up to 55 minutes (the one with the best autonomy being the EGO POWER+ 580 CFM LB5804 with up to 180 minutes of runtime).
The bottom line
- High MPH (200 MPH)
- Acceptable Noise (94 dB)
- Decent CFM (350 CFM)
- Good Autonomy (55 mins)
- Quite heavy (8.7 lbs)
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About Sun Joe
Sun Joe, LLC was founded in 2004 to provide “high-quality, innovative, and affordable outdoor tools to keep your home looking beautiful throughout the year.” Sun Joe only manufactures electric products – its goal is to create eco-friendly solutions that are as efficient and powerful as any gas-operated alternative.
Warranty InformationThe Sun Joe iONBV-XR 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 Sun Joe blowers, please contact the Sun Joe Customer Support: 1-866-SNOW-JOE (866-766-9563).