The Toro Super Blower Vac 51618 is a 3-in-1 blower/vacuum/mulcher delivering 330 CFM at 225 MPH. It features a 12-amp motor. (Read full specs)
Features and Specifications
|CFM||Up to 330|
|MPH||Up to 225|
|Mulcher||Yes, plastic impeller|
|Noise rating||68 dB|
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Overview of the Toro Super Blower Vac 51618
- Power: The Super Blower Vac 51618 is an electric blower made by Toro. It has a maximum air speed of 225 MPH and its nozzle can expel a max air volume of 330 cubic feet per minute (CFM).
- Power delivery: Being that it is a corded blower with a 12 Amp motor, the Super Blower Vac 51618 requires a steady power source and must be plugged in when using it. Note that the power cord might not be included with the blower. Should you wish to obtain one, use our gauge calculator.
- Cord Lock Mechanism: Since accidental disconnection can be a real inconvenience, the Super Blower Vac 51618 features a reliable cord lock to prevent it from being unplugged during use.
- Handling: It’s handheld, so naturally it’s easier to handle and carry than larger leaf blowers, such as backpack models or walk-behinds.
- Speed Settings: Thanks to its 2 speed settings, the Toro Super Blower Vac 51618 allows the user to adjust the air output to the task in hand.
- Vacuum: For those who really want to make leaves disappear, the Super Blower Vac 51618 has a handy 'blower vac' feature (the keyword here being 'vac', aka 'vacuum'). It allows the operator to collect leaves and light debris in a collection bag to be easily discarded after the job is finished (bag included).
- Mulching: Its mulching ratio is 81%, meaning that it will turn 5 bags of soft debris into one bag of mulch. The unit uses a plastic impeller.
- Noise: With a decibel rating of 68 dB, the Super Blower Vac 51618 is neither louder nor quieter than its rivals in the electric handheld category.
The Toro Super Blower Vac 51618's performance versus other blowers
The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Toro Super Blower Vac 51618 compare with similar leaf blowers.
- It can push air from the nozzle at 225 MPH, which puts it ahead of its class in terms of air speed 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 Toro Super Blower Vac 51618 can reach 330 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 CAT DG651, which boasts with 800 CFM.
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As you can see from this interactive chart, when compared to other blower vacs, the Toro Super Blower Vac 51618 is on the average side of the price range.
Therefore, this blower nicely fits in the expected budget for this kind of product.
Toro is an American company based out of Bloomington Minneapolis that strives to “enrich the beauty, productivity, and sustainability of the land.” Founded in 1914, the company now offers its products in 125 countries. Toro’s products include lawn, garden, irrigation, snow management, and related equipment for household and professional maintenance applications alike.
The Toro Super Blower Vac 51618 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 Toro blowers, please contact the Toro Customer Support: 1-888-384-9939.
Questions & Answers
Can it handle mulching pine cones and needles (Asked November 2, 2020)
Maybe needles, it they're not too large, but certainly not pine cones. Hard items such as sticks, rocks, acorns, and pine cones will damage the (plastic) impeller.
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