BR 600 - $499.95 DSRP


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BR 600

DSRP: $499.95

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The all-in-one backpack blower that combines power, fuel efficiency, and durability.

The professional backpack blower offers the standard STIHL proven fuel efficiency — up to 28% greater as compared to competitive models tested, and impressive power-to-weight ratio, and also features an improved low-emission engine for increased durability; a new nozzle with an extended wear area, and a newly designed nylon harness with high wear resistance.

Print Spec Sheets
BR 600 Specifications
DISPLACEMENT 64.8 cc (3.95 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER 2.8 kW (3.8 bhp)
WEIGHT 9.8 kg (21.6 Ibs.)
FUEL CAPACITY 1400 cc (47.3 oz.)
BLOWING FORCE* 32 Newtons
AVG. AIR VELOCITY** 89 m/sec. (199 mph)
MAX. AIR VELOCITY** 106 m/sec. (238 mph)
AIR VOLUME AT NOZZLE** 1150 m3/h (677 cfm)
SOUND PRESSURE RATING** 75 dB(A)
POWER SOURCE Gas
*Newton is the force needed to accelerate 1 kg of mass at the rate of 1 m/sec2. **Tested in accordance with ANSI 175.2 standard. All specifications provided by Andreas STIHL AG, as of April 2016.
Model Features
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    Built in the USA
    Indicates products that are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.

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    Throttle Trigger Lock with Built-In Momentary Stop Switch
    The built-in stop switch allows the user to turn off the engine with a simple press of the button or lever. When the engine is off, the throttle lock automatically returns to the “start” setting. Your power tool will be ready to be started when you’re ready to get back to work.
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    Purge Pump Primer
    The purge pump primer feature enables the user to prime the carburetor with fuel, enabling easier starting. The purge pump primer is designed in a way that the operator cannot flood the machine by priming the carburetor too many times. Flooding the engine is still possible if the choke is not removed after the engine fires.
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    Reduced-Emission Engine Technology - Caring for Nature
    The STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and/or CARB exhaust emission standards.

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    Multi-Function Control Handle
    Having easy access to all of the controls on one comfortable handle makes it easy to complete tasks so the operator’s hand never has to leave the handle.
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    Anti-Vibration System
    The STIHL anti-vibration system helps reduce operator fatigue and provides a more comfortable working experience.
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    Adjustable Support Harness
    STIHL backpack blowers and sprayers are equipped with an adjustable support harness that distributes weight evenly across the shoulders and back, reducing user fatigue.

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Standard Features
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    Common Features for Backpack Blowers
    View the features common to many STIHL backpack blowers.

Important Information
Note: STIHL engine products with the Caring for Nature logo are cleaner than EPA Standards for exhaust emissions.
Note: STIHL recommends use of fuel with no more than 10% Ethanol content. Using fuel with greater than 10% Ethanol content may cause damage to your equipment and may void your STIHL warranty. Learn More…
WARNING! Improper use of any power tool may cause serious or fatal injury. Read, understand and follow carefully the operating and safety instructions in your instruction manual before using such products.

STIHL products sold through U.S. STIHL Dealers are for distribution in the United States only.
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    Reflective Safety Vest
    Class II reflective vest that is required for working along highways meets ANSI/ISEA 107-2004 standard. Longer tail in the back provides maximum reflective exposure for users running backpack blowers. Two front pockets and one chest pocket provide utility for carrying necessary items. Available sizes: Medium, Large, X Large, XX Large
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    Padded stainless steel spring wire headband maintains constant pressure. Easy to adjust. Noise Reduction Rating (NRR): 29. Meets ANSI S3.19-1974 standard.

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BR 600 is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 545.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Easy to start I like the blower for the most part. I would not have paid full price for it, however, as it is not as powerful as I would have liked. Wish Stihl made a more powerful professional model in a backpack version, but I guess it would be too heavy.
Date published: 2018-09-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Blower works great WORKS GREAT EASY TO USE easy to start 1 -2 pulls and starts
Date published: 2018-09-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from 30 days after sale Now that I have 30 days under use, I would rate the BR600 as very good. Gas /oil use has been good, starts fine and works as intended! Two concerns: 1) redesign the extension tube slide. The fit tolerance is too tight and will not extend retract without some major force. (Yes the groves are aligned) 2) change the pattern on the backpack hand grip molding. It holds dirt and grime making the unit look as if it is many years older. Would recommend buying this unit again. I question WHY I waited to buy one for soo long!!!
Date published: 2018-09-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is has amazing power I am a landscaper and I need power, quality, and reliability. This blower meets all my criteria. I love this blower and would positively recommend it to anyone. This blower is perfect for any professional landscaper. STIHL products are amazing!
Date published: 2018-08-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very Strong This is the most powerful blower that I have ever used and I am very happy with it.
Date published: 2018-08-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great blower My Sthil 600 is quieter than my other blowers and good for my early starts and close coupled neighborhoods. Good power, easy start, comfortable to wear. It is a first choice off the truck when the cleanup starts.
Date published: 2018-08-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The only thing is the shoulder straps always slips off your shoulders The only thing is the sholder straps always slips off your sholders, other than that it's great.
Date published: 2018-08-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Powerful Machine!!!!! Clean up what ever you need with this awesome blower. I love in a heavily wooded are and it has the power to push the heavy stuff. I’m so happy with this purchase!
Date published: 2018-08-25
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