Snapper Launches New Handheld Lawn & Garden Products



MILWAUKEE (October 23, 2013) - A new lineup of handheld lawn & garden products is being introduced under the Snapper brand for the spring 2014 season. A curved shaft gas trimmer, a straight shaft gas trimmer, a backpack leaf blower and gas hedge trimmer will be available to help homeowners with their outdoor chores.

 

The new Snapper handheld lineup at a glance:

Curved Shaft Gas Trimmer
  • 28cc high-output 2-cycle engine
  • ProLink Coupler for adding universal
  • Curved shaft for extended reach, light weight for easy maneuverability
  • Tap-N-Go 7 cutting head professional grade bump head for easy line replacement
  • 17" cutting path with .095" dual cutting line
  • 2 year limited warranty
  • $139 (standard advertised price)1
Straight Shaft Gas Trimmer
  • 28cc high-ouput 2-cycle engine
  • ProLink Coupler for adding universal attachments
  • Straight shaft for extended reach, better balance and maneuverability
  • Tap-N-Go 7 cutting head professional grade bump head for easy line replacement
  • Brush cutter head and shoulder harness included
  • 2 year limited warranty
  • $164 (standard advertised price)1
Backpack Leaf Blower
  • 27cc 2-cycle engine
  • Assisted pull technology
  • 445 cfm
  • 145 mph air speed
  • Full crank
  • Comfort design straps
  • 2 year limited warranty
  • $197 (standard advertised price)1
Gas Hedge Trimmer 
  • 28cc 2-cycle engine
  • 22" stainless steel blade
  • Rotating rear handle for comfortable use
  • Dual supported crank shaft for lower vibration and longer engine life
  • Reduced vibration handle for operator comfort
  • 2 year limited warranty
  • $197 (standard advertised price)1

 

The full line of handheld products will be carried by participating independent Snapper dealers and select WalMart locations. For more information, visit www.snapper.com.

1Prices vary by dealer. Tax, freight, set up and delivery not included.

About Briggs & Stratton Corporation

Briggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of portable generators and pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lawn and garden and turf care through its Simplicity®, Snapper®, Ferris®, Snapper Pro®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands.  Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. For additional information, please visit www.basco.com or www.briggsandstratton.com

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