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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

    Product Reviews

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    by PowerReviews
    Black & Decker36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13-in Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer
     
    4.6

    (based on 39 reviews)

    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to handle (37)
    • Lightweight (34)
    • Good power output (33)
    • Ergonomic grip (26)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Trimming around rocks (31)
      • Weeds & tall grass (28)
      • Straight edging (22)
      • Hedging (9)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Do-it-yourself (22), Avid do-it-yourselfer (11), Novice (3)

      Reviewed by 39 customers

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      4.0

      Great Home Owner's Machine

      By Sirwinder

      from Westminster, CA

      About Me Do-It-Yourself

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Handle
      • Ergonomic Grip
      • Lightweight
      • Powerful

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Weeds & Tall Grass

        Comments about 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13-in Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer:

        I use this line trimmer in areas my mower can't access. it is very light weight, yet surprisingly powerful. A single charge gets through my yard duties, and that's all I need it for. We have a 10,000 square foot lot where 65% of it is lawn and garden. I did wish it didn't have a trigger lockout, but other than that it's a great tool!

         
        5.0

        Cordless grass trimmer

        By Ron

        from Jonesburg Mo.

        About Me Novice

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Handle
        • Lightweight
        • Powerful

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Straight Edging
          • Trimming Around Rocks
          • Weeds & Tall Grass

          Comments about Black & Decker 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13-in Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer:

          Great to use.

           
          4.0

          Black & Decker 36V cordless w/power comm

          By JT SWMINN

          from SW Minnestoa

          About Me Do-It-Yourself

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Handle
          • Ergonomic Grip
          • Lightweight
          • Powerful

          Cons

          • Short On Cutting Time

          Best Uses

          • Hedging
          • Straight Edging
          • Trimming Around Rocks
          • Weeds & Tall Grass

          Comments about Black & Decker 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13-in Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer:

          I bought a rehab. unit. Easy to put together and use. It seemed to be a little short on power usage, but this was my first time triming with the unit. Other then that well built and charges pretty fast. It's a lot easier to use then my heavy gas trimmer. Time will tell how well this trimmer does. Keeping my gas trimmer around just in case.

           
          5.0

          Excellent Product for the Price!

          By The yard guy

          from Grand Island, NE

          About Me Handyman

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Handle
          • Ergonomic Grip
          • Lightweight
          • Powerful

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Straight Edging
            • Weeds & Tall Grass

            Comments about 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13-in Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer:

            I have a small yard, but it is a corner lot. So I have a lot of edging and trimming. I am able to complete this without having to recharge the battery. Very pleased with the performance of this trimmer. It takes about 30 min. to complete. Setting #1 has plenty of power to get the job done. Great product at a reasonable price.

             
            5.0

            This thing is a monster!

            By nancymac

            from riverside, ca.

            About Me Handyman

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy to Handle
            • Ergonomic Grip
            • Powerful

            Cons

            • Difficulty Edging

            Best Uses

            • Trimming Around Rocks
            • Weeds & Tall Grass

            Comments about 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13-in Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer:

            we just use this at home, small yard. it's got more power than we'll ever need. used to have a Worx and this B & D just blows that thing away. Only complaint is that it's real difficult to do straight edge because there's no swivel on the unit.

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            • 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13-in Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer

              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
            • 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13-in Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer

              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

              • CUSTOMER CARE

                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
            • 36V Cordless Lithium-Ion 13-in Straight Shaft Electric String Trimmer

              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).