BR 700 - $549.95 DSRP

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BR 700

DSRP: $549.95


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The biggest, most powerful blower in the STIHL range.

Step up to the most powerful blower in the STIHL range with the BR 700. This high output professional blower is highly versatile with the strength to clear piles of wet leaves and grass, plus the fuel efficiency to reduce operating costs. Professionals will love the adaptive design features, including the adjustable telescopic tube and control handle that quickly adjust with the snap of a lever, n...Read More
Print Spec Sheets
BR 700 Specifications
DISPLACEMENT 64.8 cc (4.0 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER 2.8 kW (3.8 bhp)
WEIGHT 10.6 kg (23.4 lbs.)
FUEL CAPACITY 1400 cc (47.3 oz.)
AVG. AIR VELOCITY** 74 m/sec. (165 mph)
MAX. AIR VELOCITY** 88 m/sec. (197 mph)
AIR VOLUME AT NOZZLE** 1550 m3/h (912 cfm)
*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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    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.

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BR 700 is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 130.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great! Ive had this blower about 5 months. Several large trees on my property and I mulch and bag them several time per season. This blower is more than I need, but go big or go home! I would expect a blower of this power to be heavy, and it is, but for the power it has I think its rather light. I used it in 20-30 minute intervals with no problems. The padding is fine and the design provides comfort. It has fantastic power and starts within the first 3 pulls every time. I have no complaints on this blower at all. I like the adjustable tube for confined spaces and flower beds, and I very much like the adjustability of the throttle handle position. I'm searching for a con and really can't find one, but if I had one it would be the fuel tank. I wish there was a fuel window to check the level easier. The material is thin to see fuel level but its not easy to check. Also, the shape of the tank is a little bit off, so if you want to fill it up completely, you must tip the blower slightly to one side to fill it completely. This isn't a big deal, but its something that I would prefer to be changed. Overall, this is a fantastic tool that cut my cleanup time drastically and the blower is fun to use. It also does very well on snow.
Date published: 2018-01-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent Blower But A Tad Below The Competition I will preface my review by disclosing that I've been in the lawn maintenance/landscape business for 20 years. I purchased the BR700 in October and used it extensively during fall clean ups this fall. Overall, the BR700 is an excellent blower. It puts out a fair amount of air, is light weight, is fuel efficient, and gets the job done. I even add the tip from the BR450 to help concentrate the air flow and that works well. If I had not tried any other blower, I'd see this is a phenomenal one to have. However, in my line of work, I also use other blowers. When comparing the BR700 to one of its closest rivals, the Redmax 8500/Husqvarna 580 (which I own), I find the BR700 slightly behind. You don't notice it when blowing regular every day things like grass clippings or light leaves but where I saw a big difference was during fall clean ups. The 8500 would get things leaves and debris out of shrubs and flower beds much more easily than the 700 which struggled a bit. Once the leaves were in the open, there wasn't much difference between the two. This could be because the 700 lacks the air speed of the 8500. Overall, however, the BR700 is a fine blower and good choice for both the professional or homeowner.
Date published: 2017-12-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Machine! Bought this to replace my 9 year old BR380. The 380 has been a great blower and never had a single issue and still runs like the day I bought it with a ton of hours on it. It is now moving on to my son for him to use and dad gets an upgrade. Out of the box the 700 started on the second pull. Once warmed up it starts first pull every time. Very comfortable and even though the specs list it at 3lbs heavier than my old 380 I can't tell a difference in weight. Run time is very good for a machine this size. I get an hour and a half on a tank. The power is unbelievable and moves leaves, sticks and debris far better. If you're used to a 2 stroke blower the 4 mix engine sounds more like half throttle so it feels a little strange at first. If you're in the market for a top of the line blower this is the one to get!
Date published: 2017-12-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very powerful This is a real pleasure to use. Makes short work of leaf blowing. Superior power that gets the job done.
Date published: 2017-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It is ok , I like my 600 better but I have to Have the Best. First time out the orange throttle adjustment position snap came off. Had to buy a new one. I think the opening to to big. It needs to be smaller to concentrate on specific areas but I still love it. Hope it is as good as the 600 has been.
Date published: 2017-12-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Starts easily and gets the job done My first leaf blower. Up until now I've been borrowing each year. Finally I made the plunge and found the the BR700 the best value from all the STIHL products. It starts easily and has great power. I'm very satisfied with my first STIHL purchase.
Date published: 2017-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from best blower out there and love it I love my new blower and the power it has is awesome .. can't wait till spring to use it more
Date published: 2017-12-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Overall, I recommend it very highly. Blower started easily and performed well. I have a lake property with several large oak trees, covered in rocks and is impossible to rake. My only complaint is the shoulder strap keeps falling off my shoulder, I suggest a chest strap to hold the shoulder straps together. Overall, I recommend it very highly.
Date published: 2017-11-28
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