stihl ?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Frontier-Lawn, Jun 2, 2007.

  1. Frontier-Lawn

    Frontier-Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,949

    ok whats the diff on this nozzel then the other stihls
    br500
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    br600
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  2. lawnman_scott

    lawnman_scott LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 7,547

    its so you can attach a leaf vacum to the tube. It didnt work and they dont make the vac attachment anymore.
     
  3. stephenslawncare

    stephenslawncare LawnSite Member
    from Midwest
    Posts: 81

    The nozzel on the br500 it a kind of muffler. If a manufacturer wants to make a under 65db blower (to comply with some local laws) they will usually use this "fat" tube although it lowers CFM a bit.
     
  4. stephenslawncare

    stephenslawncare LawnSite Member
    from Midwest
    Posts: 81

    I just checked stihl.com and the BR500 is rated at 65db:clapping: while the BR600 is rated at 75db:cool2: and if you check, the br600 has a bit more CFM's....What do you know, I was right for once!!!:drinkup:
     

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