Since the end of the last century, an Italian company has been producing Efko trimmers. This device is a device for treating a lawn and a personal plot.
The Efco petrol trimmer is an apparatus for removing grass and shrubs. It is used where simple mowers cannot work, for example, around flower beds, under garden tools, in areas with an uneven surface. The gas trimmer varies in engine power, purpose, performance. The Efco mower can be household, semi-professional and professional.
- high performance;
- ease of operation;
- availability of spare parts;
- small sizes;
Efco stark 25
Efco Stark 25. a household gas mower. It copes well with low grass in medium-sized areas. Stark 25 has a large gas tank and rationally consumes fuel. Thanks to the elongated rod and the loop-shaped handle, the operator does not get tired during work, should not go in a bent position. The tool can mow wet grass.
The engine has an air cooling system and a chrome cylinder. The crankshaft and connecting rod are made of steel. The device works without noise and vibration. There is a system of forced injection of fuel into the carburetor. On the Stark 25 model, a reel with a three-millimeter fishing line, a serrated knife and other nozzles can be installed.
- Engine power. 1 hp
- Passage of fishing line. 25 cm.
- The volume of the fuel tank is 750 ml.
- The Efco Stark 25 trimmer weighs 6.2 kg.
The electric trimmer Efco is equipped with a system to lock and shut off the motor when a short circuit occurs. trimmer has many advantages:
- Bearings are mounted on the wheels, which contributes to a smooth ride and patency over a complex terrain.
- The Efco trimmer has convenient cutting height adjustment.
- It works silently.
- A fuse prevents the device from starting up accidentally.
- There is a motor protection against water and dust.
- The device has compact dimensions.
- The handle is folding.
The disadvantage is the high price of trimmers, wiring problems. The electrical wire may become tangled, its length may not be enough to process a large area. The wheels are made of plastic, so they do not have sufficient strength.
Electric mowers come with a plastic and steel case. Designs can be self-propelled and non-self-propelled, with different electric motor power, different deck widths and cutting tool options.
Video: Efco Stark 8110 Trimmer Does Not Turn On
The principle of operation is that 4 wheels hold a sturdy housing of the device. The engine is located above, a knife is mounted on its shaft, which cuts the stems. During operation, it rotates. For self-propelled units, the wheels are equipped with a drive.
The handle has a power lever, it has a folding design.
The grass catcher can be removed and shaken out. It is made of plastic or fabric with a hard edge, which simplifies its emptying.
When the engine is turned on, the blade of the rotary knife begins to rotate, cuts off the grass, which enters the hopper with air flow. Some models are equipped with a mulching function. In this case, the grass catcher is cleaned, and the grass is crushed and crumbles on the ground as fertilizer.
The Efco 8061 trimmer is a household lawn mower. The design has a curved bar, can mow grass in hard to reach places under benches, along fences. The handle has a comfortable grip, the device is well balanced, the operator will be able to work for several hours without getting tired. The design is equipped with an electric motor that works from the mains, the shaft is all-metal, non-separable. No noise and exhaust fumes. The controls are conveniently located.
- Power. 600 watts.
- The diameter of the rod is 2.2 cm.
- Fishing line capture. 0.35 m.
- The weight of the mower is 3.2 kg.
The Efco 8110 trimmer represents the most powerful model of the Efko brand. It has a curved connecting part, inside of which there is a steel flexible shaft. The device mows low grass. Like many electric mowers, it needs to be supplemented with an extension cord for the electric wire.
Built-in thermal protection system, which prevents overloading the motor. The design is equipped with a folding bar, which is adjusted to the growth of the operator. The case is durable. External parts have anti-corrosion coatings. The device may mow wet grass. There is a lock to protect against accidental shutdown.
- Engine power. 1100 watts.
- Mowing width. 35 cm.
- The thickness of the cord is 2 mm.
- Mower weight 4.5 kg.
The Efco 8092 trimmer can be used both as a household appliance and in public utilities. The device is equipped with an electric motor, which provides good speed. The motor is protected from water and dust, which extends the life of the device. The device has good maneuverability, can work between trees and shrubs.
- The electric motor power is 0.9 kW.
- The width of the mowing strip is 330 mm.
- Grass catcher capacity. 25 l.
- The body is made of polypropylene.
- The weight of the mower is 1.3 kg.
- The mower has 3 mowing levels of 20 mm, 36 mm and 52 mm.
The Efco 8130 trimmer has an adjustable handle that allows you to set the desired height depending on the height of the operator. The device has an automatic thermal switch that protects the engine from overheating. There is a protective cover that protects the operator from exposure to electricity.
- Power. 1.3 kW.
- The diameter of the rod is 22 mm.
- The engine is electric.
- The cutting element is a fishing line 2 mm thick.
- D-shaped handle.
- Noise level. 88 dB.
- The drive shaft is flexible.
- Engine location. top.
- The weight of the mower is 4.5 kg.
- Cutting width. 34 cm.
Prices and analogues
The Efko 8061 mower costs 6,590 rubles, the Efko 8110 mower. 9,680 rubles, the Efko 8130 mower. 12,419 rubles. The Efko mowers are analogous to MTD, Katana, Lynx, Mega and others. Their cost is from 6490 to 9500 rubles.