Further down the page, you'll find some explanations regarding the key similarities and differences between the Husqvarna 580BTS and the Husqvarna 580BFS.
But before checking out these explanations, here's a table that summarizes the main pros of each of these 2 leaf blowers:
Common specs comparison
Make & handlingAs the 580BTS and the 580BFS are both Husqvarna blowers, they benefit from the same level of quality and attention to detail. The 580BFS has a hip throttle, whereas the 580BTS's throttle is located on the tube of the blower and allows you to free your left hand. Whether the hip-mount or the tube-mount is better is a matter of personal preference.These two products are constructed as backpack leaf blowers, allowing you to comfortably carry their powerful engines and massive fuel tanks.Both products are gas-powered blowers - gas is a reliable power source which you can refill in a matter of seconds.
CFM & MPHThe two blowers have an identical CFM of 908. This means that you will enjoy the same volumes of air with both.These two products have an identical MPH of 209, providing you with the same air speeds and in turn blowing efficacy.
Weight & Noise ratingBoth devices weigh 25.8 lbs. Thus, they will be similarly tough for you to operate.Both devices have a noise rating of 112 dB. They should therefore be equally demanding on the ears.
Engine specs comparisonBoth devices have an identical fuel tank size of 87.9 fl.oz. They will therefore require you to refill them at roughly same rates.These two products have an identical engine displacement of 75.6 cc. Thus, they consume comparable amounts of fuel per stroke and will provide you with similar output.Each of these leaf blowers features a 2-cycle engine. Thus, they both require you to have an oil/fuel mix to operate.
Other features comparison
Vacuum abilityNeither the Husqvarna 580BTS nor the Husqvarna 580BFS has the ability to vacuum leaves. Thus, you will require another method of leaf collection.