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Sun Joe SBJ597E Spec Review

The Sun Joe SBJ597E is a corded leaf blower delivering 260 CFM at 155 MPH. It features a 6-amp motor. (Read full specs)

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Features and Specifications

Type
Type Electric
Handling Handheld
CFM Up to 260
MPH Up to 155
Blowing Force N/A
Engine
BrushlessNo
Amp6 Amp
Voltage120 V
Speed settings 2
Features
Cord lock Yes
Vacuum No
Misc
Weight 3.9 lbs
Noise rating 67 dB
Tube length N/A
Warranty 2 years

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Description

Overview of the Sun Joe SBJ597E

The Sun Joe SBJ597E in use

The Sun Joe SBJ597E

  • Power: This electric leaf blower has a maximum air volume rating of 260 cubic feet per minute (CFM) and an air speed rating of 155 MPH.
  • Power delivery: As it is a corded model, the blower needs to be plugged in to a power source in order for the 6 Amp motor to operate. Please note that some manufacturers don’t include the cord with the unit. If this is the case, or if you’re looking to buy a backup, please use our gauge calculator to ensure you’re buying the right cord for your blower.
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    The Sun Joe SBJ597E features a 6-amp motor, which works on 120V

    For this unit and this selected length, you should choose an extension cord with an AWG rating of

  • Cord Lock Mechanism: Since accidental disconnection can be a real inconvenience, the SBJ597E features a reliable cord lock to prevent it from being unplugged during use.
  • Handling: For those who are looking for a portable and convenient leaf blower, this model is a strong candidate. It’s designed for easy handling and use, and its size means it’s easily carried and stored. Among other electric handheld blowers, the Sun Joe SBJ597E can be considered light, weighing only 3.9 lbs.
  • Speed Settings: Sun Joe designed the SBJ597E with control and precision in mind. That’s why this model has 2 speed settings, meaning that its air output can be adjusted to suit the user’s needs.
  • Noise: With a decibel rating of 67 dB, the SBJ597E is neither louder nor quieter than its rivals in the electric handheld category.

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The Sun Joe SBJ597E's performance versus other blowers

The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Sun Joe SBJ597E compare with similar leaf blowers.

  • Upon exiting the nozzle, the air can reach speeds of up to 155 MPH, which is pretty much what is to be expected for electric handheld blowers. If you wish to benefit from air expelled at the fastest possible speed, the Craftsman CMEBL7000 and its 260 MPH could be an option to consider.
  • Regarding its air volume, the airflow of the Sun Joe SBJ597E can reach 260 CFM (Cubic Feet per Minute), which is on the low end for electric handheld blowers. For the highest air volume, you may want to have a look at the Worx Turbine WG521, which boasts with 800 CFM.

Price comparison

As you can see from this interactive chart, the Sun Joe SBJ597E is the cheapest of all corded blowers.

It can therefore be a really good buy if you're looking to acquire a budget blower.

Good to know: It's also the cheapest of all our blowers.

The bottom line

STRENGTHS:
  • Inexpensive
  • Lightweight (3.9 lbs)
AVERAGE SPECS:
  • Acceptable noise (67 dB)
  • Decent MPH (155 MPH)
WEAKNESSES:
  • Low CFM (260 CFM)

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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 Information

The Sun Joe SBJ597E 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 consult Sun Joe's warranty policies (opens in a new tab). Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-866-SNOW-JOE (866-766-9563).

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