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BotetourtBoy3
05-21-2007, 04:22 PM
what would be the lowest mph you could use for blowing leaves in yards??

violatorjf
05-21-2007, 05:11 PM
Don't look at MPH, look at CFM. Example:

The following blower is listed as having a 225mph maximum air speed.

http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?storeId=10051&langId=-1&catalogId=10053&productId=100091571&N=10000003+90401+502756&marketID=401&locStoreNum=8125

Very misleading when comparing it to the next blower.

http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?storeId=10051&langId=-1&catalogId=10053&productId=100140500&N=10000003+90401+502756&marketID=401&locStoreNum=8125

The heavy-duty blower only lists its air speed as 200mph, HOWEVER the big one is rated at 1,500CFM while the small one is 275CFM.

Midwest Lawn Services
05-21-2007, 05:23 PM
Don't look at MPH, look at CFM. Example:

The following blower is listed as having a 225mph maximum air speed.

http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?storeId=10051&langId=-1&catalogId=10053&productId=100091571&N=10000003+90401+502756&marketID=401&locStoreNum=8125

Very misleading when comparing it to the next blower.

http://www.homedepot.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/ProductDisplay?storeId=10051&langId=-1&catalogId=10053&productId=100140500&N=10000003+90401+502756&marketID=401&locStoreNum=8125

The heavy-duty blower only lists its air speed as 200mph, HOWEVER the big one is rated at 1,500CFM while the small one is 275CFM.

Thats right...cfm's is what you should be looking at, not mph!

BotetourtBoy3
05-21-2007, 09:55 PM
Thats right...cfm's is what you should be looking at, not mph!
well what cfm is good for blowing yards?