Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower

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Test report: Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower

The Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower is a good hand-held lawn mower, which can satisfy the quality requirements of the Bosch company. Because with this spindle mower you get as a consumer a solid hand-lawn mower with a good price-performance ratio. 


The design of the Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower is inherently classic and, above all, in the design, as is known from most Bosch devices. So who Bosch AHM 38 C Spindelm√§her the colors in its color design black, dark pine green and red as the main color.These reflect the typical colors of Bosch.  

Equipment and processing

In terms of equipment and workmanship, the Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower has a lot to offer. This makes it high-quality, even if hard plastic has been processed alongside the metal elements. Nevertheless, the hand-lawn mower does not look cheap or inferior, but shows the exact opposite. It has a good quality in processing. There are no tips or corners on the plastic which have not been ground smoothly, in order to prevent injury to the hands, for example.In the case of the metal elements, particularly in the case of the "skeleton" and the grasping surface of the Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower, a sufficiently thick lacquer layer ensures that damage by corrosion occurs as long as the mower is also properly operated and maintained. The cutting system consists of five sharp blades of hardened steel. These blades are curved and precisely matched and joined together. The hardened steel does not need to worry about damage to the blades if, for example, they are overlapping branches and hardened in the blades. However, it may well be that the blades may lose their sharpness and may need to be sharpened. However, this does not alter the good quality of the steel blades. In the overall picture the processed materials are high-quality and well-processed. There are, in itself, no places that wiggle back and forth and do not feel stable. This solid workmanship is likely to increase the service life of the Bosch AHM 38 C Spindle Mower and you can use this lawnmower for more than one year if handled properly.  


The Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower can not only score with a good workmanship and equipment. In terms of handling, this lawnmower is very user-friendly and user-friendly. The Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower has a good ergonomic design, which is unfortunately not padded. This means that you have the bare metal of the rod in your hand and when wet or wet or sweaty hands it can happen that there is no optimal grip on the surface and the hand slides back and forth. Nevertheless, the surface is not unpleasant to touch and in the dry state definitely very user-friendly. When mowing, easy handling is also shown by the fact that the lawn mower is very easy to guide. The Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower has, in addition to the ergonomic handling, a low weight, which is just 7.5 kilograms. This allows the lawn mower to be used both on a straight line as well as in curves. Any lawn mower can be used comfortably with this mower and the lawn can be trimmed accordingly. In addition, the Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower has two comfortable wheels made of hard plastic, which have a special application. This allows the lawn mower to push well even on dry ground surfaces. The cutting height can be set continuously and completely individually. Thus, cutting heights in the range of 15 mm to 43 mm can be adjusted. By means of a "click-lock" allows the lower blade adjustment easy and uncomplicated to carry out. The spindle drum in this lawn mower is equipped with quality ball bearings. This ensures a good maintenance-free operation of the Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower. Thus, the blades made of hardened steel can rotate well.  

Result in section

The good quality of the Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower can be seen in the section. Because of the sharp blades the grass can be cut well. The cut pattern is uniform and tidy at all heights. However, the cutting pattern is generally better in dry conditions, since the grass blades also protrude upwards and do not bend through the wetness of the rain before mowing. In addition, the grass should not be too high, as the lawn mower can not mow properly.Unfortunately, there is a bad and very sloppy mowing pattern.  

Advantages at a glance

  • Especially suitable for smaller lawns
  • With a cutting width of only 38 cm, is also very suitable for narrow lawns
  • Cutting height can be set individually and completely infinitely
  • Very easy handling during mowing due to ergonomic handle and the low weight of the lawn mower
  • Is also suitable for lawn mowing in curving situations
  • Very neat and even cut pattern
  • Sharp blades of hardened steel
  • Works without electricity or gasoline and is therefore very environmentally friendly
  • Good speed through individual guidance possible and thus also faster lawn mowing
  • Very quiet in use
  • Can be stowed easily and space-saving, since compact dimensions and a very small surface in the upright position
  • Very good value for money


  • Unfortunately, the surface is not rubberized or padded in any way
  • More frequent mowing, especially in the fertilization phase, possibly necessary (about 1-2x per week)
  • Perhaps instead of hard plastic rather desirable metallic materials
  • Not necessarily suitable for large lawns
  • If the grass is too high, the mower will not get through properly, resulting in a very uneven, sloppy mowing pattern


Conclusion guyThe Bosch AHM 38 C reel mower is a very solid lawnmower, which offers a good price / performance ratio. Thus he has a good workmanship for the price and is therefore also well equipped in the quality. The cutting pattern is uniform as long as the lawn does not have too high a size before mowing. The hardened steel blades have a good sharpness and cut the grass reliably. The entire handling including the adjustment of the respective cutting height is pleasant and very easy. With this lawnmower you can cut smaller lawns very quickly and reliably. Overall, the Bosch AHM 38 C spindle mower is a good hand-held mower.

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