AL-KO BM 870 III Beam mower
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Test report: AL-KO BM 870 III Balkenmäher
The AL-KO BM 870 III beam mower has a good quality. It is very manoeuvrable and is therefore ideally suited for mowing a natural rake. With this lawnmower you can cut thick and tall wild herbs. This is particularly advantageous when the feed grass is present. The mower is a perfect partner for an ecologically managed natural garden.
A powerful engineThe lawnmower has a powerful Briggs & Stratton engine. It has a displacement of 148 cubic centimeters and is operated with gasoline. The engine produces 3,200 revolutions per minute, resulting in an output of 2,900 watts.This powerful performance and the cutting width of 87 cm bring many advantages to the garden owner. A natural garden is mowed with this device quickly and cleanly. An area of 2,000 square meters can be worked without problems. The lawn mower has a forward drive, whereby the mowing drive can be switched off as required.
Advantages of the AL-KO BM 870 III beam mowerThe AL-KO BM 870 III beam mower has especially sharp knives. The device is especially characterized by the special hardened ESM knives which are fixed to a beam. The sole can be adjusted individually. An edge protector is also provided to ensure a clean working. The knives have encapsulated drivers, which means they do not wear so easily. In addition, the machine has very large tires, which have a strong profile. This makes it easy to walk around and make small hills. Even on rough terrain the lawnmower can be easily pushed and it works cleanly and reliably.
A lawn mower with comfortThe AL-KO BM 870 III beam mower offers a lot of comfort. The handle of the mower is height-adjustable and can therefore be individually adjusted to the user. This is especially back-sparing and power-saving. The handle is also ergonomically shaped and fits very well in the hand. Even after a long working time with this lawnmower it does not lead to calluses or redness on the hands. The handle is additionally vibration dampened and robust. There is no grass lying on the lawn mower. In the beam mower is a movable grass deflector, which facilitates the work with the device. Even in winter, the mower does not have to rest. If it is fitted with an appropriate accessory, such as snow chains or snow blade, it is also a practical aid in winter.
The lawn mower is particularly robustThe lawnmower offers a high level of comfort all year round. When not in use, it can easily be stowed away. It has the dimensions 80 x 60 x 54 cm and therefore does not occupy much space in the shed or cellar. With a weight of 50 kg it is relatively heavy and robust. When used properly, the mower is very durable. It is cleanly processed and can be further enhanced by accessories. As the rider is easy to push, every lawn is mown in a very short time. On slopes only, it is difficult because of its weight. Here, a little more force must be applied so that the device can perform its work cleanly.
Stable constructionThe AL-KO beam mower is cleanly processed. It is made only of high quality materials, so that a long durability can be guaranteed. Especially the wheels bring many advantages. Due to their size, they are very resistant and robust.Mud and bumps do not bother them. When mowing the lawn, solid footwear should be worn due to the construction.In the run-up, it should always be checked whether animals hide in the foliage or on the meadow. These could be injured by the sharp knives. The lack of cabling makes it easy to mow even in the last corner of the lawn. There is no cable tangle, and any garden owner can mow his or her lawn in hidden areas or in the front garden. The lawn mower is relatively quiet. Neighbors will not feel bothered when mowing. Nevertheless, it should only be used in the given times and not in the lunch time. After use, the mower should be switched off and cleaned. Then he is ready again for the next assignment.
The AL-KO BM 870 III beam mower is a practical aid in the garden. It is ideal for a natural garden. It is a model with a high-performance engine, which is operated with petrol. Effortlessly, the lawn mower can be used on small to medium natural lawns. It has a cutting width of 87 cm, so the work can be done quickly. A special advantage is the ergonomically shaped handle. It fits very well in the hand and can be adjusted individually to every user. This makes working easier. Also the knives are of good quality. They are very sharp and are protected from grass and dirt. This makes them more durable and remain sharp. In winter, the mower can be converted into a snow plow. For this purpose, a snow removing blade must be installed easily in the front area. Thus the AL-KO BM 870 III beam mower is perfect for the whole year.