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Black & Decker LST136 40V MAX Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command

Model#: BDKNLST136
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$189.99
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NOTICE: Black & Decker has recently updated this model from the 36V battery standard to the 40V battery standard. If you are looking for the 36V version, please search for the model listed in the "Replaces" specification in the list to the right.
Black & Decker's electric lawn and garden equipment release zero emissions in your yard and provide a clean running unit that helps reduce your carbon footprint. Hassle-free electric starting system and a long lasting rechargeable 40V battery deliver the performance of a gas powered mower without the tedious recoil starting and messy oils.
Powered by the new 40V MAX Lithium-Ion technology, Black & Decker's LST136 High-Performance String Trimmer delivers reliable trimming and edging performance without the hassle of cords and gas. Featuring the versatile Power Command dial, the LST136 allows users to choose the level of power they need to take on the task at hand. Select from Max Power to Max Runtime to more efficiently manage the battery life and trimming power needed.
Note: 40V MAX tools are backwards compatible with 36V Lithium-Ion battery packs.
Features:
  • Exclusive PowerDrive transmission delivers improved cutting capacity and performance
  • Power Command dial with power selection ranging from Max Runtime to Max Power for precise power management
  • Automatic Feed Spool (AFS) keeps trimmer line fed during operation - no bumping required
  • Easily converts to a basic edger with tool-free handle and height adjustment
  • Powerful Lithium-Ion technology provides longer run times to complete even the toughest jobs
Includes:
  • 40V MAX Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance String Trimmer w/ Power Command - LST136
  • 40V Battery Pack
  • Fast Charger
  • AF-100 Trimmer Spool
  • Trimmer Guard
  • Auxiliary Handle

Specifications

Series: 40V MAX
Cordless: Yes
Weight: 7.8 lbs.
Batteries Included: 1
Battery Type: Li-Ion
Cutting Width: 13 in.
Line Diameter: 0.065 in.
Line Feed: Automatic
Power Type: Electric
RPM: 8,500
Shaft Style: Straight
Starter: Electric
Voltage: 40V

Applications

  • Lawn & Garden Maintenance
  • Grass Trimming & Edging
  • Reviews

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    Black & Decker36V Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command
     
    4.5

    (based on 52 reviews)

    96%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to handle (49)
    • Lightweight (44)
    • Good power output (42)
    • Ergonomic grip (30)

    Cons

    • Uses lots of line (3)

    Best Uses

    • Trimming around rocks (39)
    • Weeds & tall grass (37)
    • Straight edging (30)
    • Hedging (12)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Do-it-yourself (25), Avid do-it-yourselfer (18), Novice (5)

    Reviewed by 52 customers

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    4.0

    String Trimmer Vs. Glass and Weeds

    By MapitOuut

    from Bartow,Fl 33830S

    About Me Do-It-Yourself

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy to Handle
    • Lightweight
    • Powerful

    Cons

    • Uses Lots of Line

    Best Uses

    • Straight Edging
    • Weeds & Tall Grass

    Comments about 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command:

    So for it doze a work good job, that all I can say at this time.

     
    3.0

    Suppose to be better than it turned out

    By bigdaddy

    from maryland

    About Me Handyman

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy to Handle

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Straight Edging

      Comments about 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command:

      The battery doesn't last as long I was lead to believe. I research this online, and this was suppose to be better than WORX, I am disappointed in the product.

       
      5.0

      Overall I'm happy with this trimmer!

      By Glenn

      from Westminster Sc

      About Me Handyman

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Handle
      • Handles Like It Should
      • Lightweight
      • Powerful

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Trimming Around Rocks
        • Weeds & Tall Grass

        Comments about 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command:

        It has plenty of power for small to medium jobs!

         
        4.0

        Cordless Trimmer?Edger

        By Santa

        from Oceana,WestVirginia

        About Me Do-It-Yourself

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Handle
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Straight Edging

          Comments about 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command:

          My 36V Cordless Lithium Trimmer is new to me only used couple times.I like how easy it is to adjust trimmer shaft length,and to change from trimming to edger.My yard looks awsome now can edge all around all of the grass and the raised flower beds.I like how the speed adjustment is on this trimmer.This trimmer is easy to control and to use.My other trimmer would always give me hastle starting it the first of every season,and I would take it to repair shop before could use it.

           
          5.0

          Great Machine

          By Hughtron

          from Dixon, CA

          About Me Do-It-Yourself

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Adjustable Handle Length
          • Battery Stays Charged
          • Commonality Of Parts
          • Easy to Handle
          • Ergonomic Grip
          • Powerful
          • Quick Recharging Battery

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Great In Tight Spots
            • Hedging
            • Shrubs Roses And Trees
            • Straight Edging
            • Trimming Around Rocks
            • Weeds & Tall Grass

            Comments about 40V MAX Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command:

            I've used Black & Decker corded units identical to this for years, but they didn't last very long for the type of work I was using it for. Because at the low speeds I needed for my delicates the trigger switch would eventually wear out in time from bumping it. I used the higher speeds for the heavy stuff, slower speeds without the guard to get in close to my rose plants.
            This new unit has varible speeds so I don't have to bump the trigger switch nearly as often and still get in close to my delicate plants without the guard. The string spool and associated parts are identical to the older units so I don't have to buy anything new. I love not having to drag around a hundred foot long cord any more and working with two quick charge batteries, (also using the one from my new hedge clippers),I could easily work indefinitely and never run out of juice! So easy to use and a great time saver! Really like the adjustable length handle shaft for your height too.

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            • 40V MAX Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command

              Q:

              what is the line diameter for a 36V trimmer
              Asked on 5/5/2014 by Al from New Berlin WI.

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                Use Black & Decker replacement spool Model No.AF-100. • USE ONLY .065 inch (1.65 mm) diameter round nylon monfilament line.

                Answered on 5/5/2014 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
            • 40V MAX Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command

              Q:

              I purchased this item one year ago. It came with two batteries. One of the batteries will not take a charge. The other works fine. My local Home Depot does not carry the 36volt lithium battery anymore. What should I do?
              Asked on 6/10/2013 by Philly from Lexington, Ma 02421

              1 answer

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                A:

                You can contact Black & Decker to see if they have the battery in stock. The model number of the battery is LBXR36. They can be contacted directly at 1-800-544-6986.

                Answered on 6/12/2013 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
            • 40V MAX Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command

              Q:

              If fully charged how long will it run?
              Asked on 4/30/2013 by none from Corydon,Iowa 50060

              1 answer

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                A:

                Fully charged the battery is rated at 1.5 Ah.

                Answered on 4/30/2013 by Ken from Atlanta, GA
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            New Vs. Reconditioned

            Factory-Reconditioned products have been returned to the manufacturer and are restored to like-new operating condition; they go through a rigorous testing and inspection process. Plus, they offer a significant savings vs. new.

            • Reconditioned products may have minor cosmetic blemishes or scratches that do not affect item performance.
            • Reconditioned products may not come with all of the consumables the new version comes with (bits, sanding pads/papers, cases, etc.).
            • Both come with a manufacturer warranty and are covered by our Money Back Guarantee;
              New is 30 days, Reconditioned is 60 days.

            Condition: New Factory Reconditioned
            Features: Same Same
            Specs: Same Same
            Includes: 40V MAX Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance String Trimmer w/ Power Command - LST136,
            40V Battery Pack,
            Fast Charger,
            AF-100 Trimmer Spool,
            Trimmer Guard,
            Auxiliary Handle
            36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13 in. Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer - LST136R,
            36V High Performance Lithium-Ion Battery,
            36V Fast Charger,
            Spool,
            Guard,
            Auxiliary Handle
            Availability: In Stock Out of Stock
            Warranty: 2 Year Limited 2 Year Limited

            Warranty

            Warranty Information

            Black & Decker Lawn & Garden Electric Tools

            Warranted for two (2) years from date of purchase. This warranty does not cover damage resulting from negligent handling, misuse or lack of reasonable maintenance and care. (Proof of purchase maybe required).