Features and Specifications
|CFM||Up to 80|
|MPH||Up to 120|
|Noise Rating||61 dB|
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The WORX AIR Cordless Leaf Blower features 8 innovative attachments for a wide variety of applications both inside and outside of your home. Use your rechargeable AIR cordless leaf blower with battery and charger to inflate & deflate objects, dust confined spaces, gently clean delicate items, dry off flat surfaces and clear hard-to-reach areas. (source: Worx)
Overview of the Worx WG545.1
- Power: The Worx WG545.1 can force 80 cubic feet of air per minute (CFM) from its nozzle at a maximum speed of 120 MPH.
- Power delivery: Worx designed this battery-operated unit with total mobility in mind. The WG545.1 only needs to be plugged in when it is charging, so users can take it almost anywhere.
- Battery: With its 4 Ah 20 V Li-ion battery, the Worx WG545.1 has a standard, full-charge run time of up to 45 minutes.
- Handling: With its handheld design, this leaf blower was created with portability in mind. Most users will have no problem using it almost anywhere. When compared to other cordless handheld blowers, the Worx WG545.1 stands out due to its lower weight: just 3.5 lbs.
- Speed Settings: The Worx WG545.1 does not have multiple speed settings. Once the blower is turned on, it always operates at the same speed.
- Noise: With a decibel rating of 61 dB, the WG545.1 is neither louder nor quieter than its rivals in the electric handheld category.
The Worx WG545.1's performance versus other blowers
The following charts are provided to give you an idea how the key specs of the Worx WG545.1 compare with similar leaf blowers.
- The Worx WG545.1 expels air at speeds up to 120 MPH, making it standard in terms of air speed for battery-operated handheld blowers (the one expelling air at the fastest speed being the Makita XBU01PT with 208 MPH).
- As this unit is rated at 80 CFM (cubic feet per minute), it expells less air than most cordless handheld leaf blowers (the biggest expelled air volume belonging to the Poulan Pro PRB675i with 675 CFM).
- Its battery is standard in terms of autonomy for a cordless handheld product. Fully charged, it should run for up to 45 minutes (the one with the best autonomy being the EGO POWER+ 580 CFM LB5804 with up to 180 minutes of runtime).
As you can see from this dynamic chart, when compared to other cordless handheld blowers, the Worx WG545.1 is on the cheap side of the price range.
It can therefore be a really good buy if you're looking to acquire a budget blower.
The bottom line
- Lightweight (3.5 lbs)
- Acceptable Noise (61 dB)
- Decent MPH (120 MPH)
- Good autonomy (45 mins)
- No Speed Variation
- Low CFM (80 CFM)
Where to buy the worx WG545.1?
Worx is a Chinese company that makes power tools and other equipment for lawn and garden applications. The brand is owned by the Positec Tool Corporation and has a strong presence in both China and the United States. In 2011, the British home improvement magazine DIY Week gave Worx the “Product of the Year Award” for its TriVac leaf blower/vacuum and Eco cordless lawn mower.
Warranty InformationThe Worx WG545.1 is covered under a warranty for up to 3 years. This warranty may not cover all parts of the blower.
For more information about the warranty of Worx blowers, please consult Worx's warranty policies. Alternatively, you can also contact their Customer Support: 1-866-354-WORX (9679).