The Stihl BGA 86 is a powerful battery-operated handheld blower. Quiet in operation, this leaf blower is ideal for clearing debris and dirt in even the most noise-sensitive of work areas. What’s more, because it electrically powered, it’s perfect for blowing dust and trash in an enclosed space, as there are zero emissions.
- Soft Handle grip,
- Quiet in operation,
- It can be used indoor or outdoors,
- Maximum airspeed of 150mph,
- 3-year manufacturer warranty (domestic use).
Comfortable and efficient, the BGA 86 is excellent for professional use.
Staying ahead of the times is vital for Stihl, and their cordless leaf blower is one of those futuristic products with its incredible BGA 86. Not only does it have 50% more blowing power than its predecessor (the BGA 85), this newer model is far more fitting for the avid gardener or landscaping professional.
Working with this relatively compact leaf blower, you’ll notice how the purposeful design for efficiency. For example, the electrically powered EC motor is of high performance. Also, when holding the BGA86, the centre of gravity is close to the handle, which flaunts a genuinely resilient and agile movement.
Combining a lightweight handheld blower with over 15 Nm of blowing force makes this a sure winner against its petrol-powered counterparts.
With variable controls and accessories, this leaf blower is suitable for multiple tasks.
Even the most novice worker or gardener can operate the Stihl BGA 86 with its easy to use controls and comfortable soft-grip operation. The multifunction handle means all the starting of the machine and adjusting the engine speeds can operate with a single hand. Furthermore, the handle is soft to improve grip strength and reduce fatigue over long periods of use.
Built into this battery-operated blower is variable speed control, making it simple to adjust the blowing force depending on the surfaces you plan to clean.
Additionally, you can attach a selection of nozzles to increase the airspeed further. A round nozzle and an adjustable blowing tube come as standard, extending to three different lengths to prevent loss of power. Need more power? You can buy a flat nozzle as an accessory to achieve maximum airspeeds.
What battery should I use with the Stihl BGA 86?
For domestic use: we recommend the AP 300 battery with the AL 300 charger, which will give you an operating time of 21 minutes.
For professional use: we recommend the AR 2000 backpack battery for an operating time of 84 minutes.
All AP battery systems are interchangeable, so if you already own an AP battery-operated system by Stihl, it will work with this BGA 86 leaf blower.
|Working hours per battery charge with AR 3000 L min 1)||up to 140|
|Working hours per battery charge with AR 2000 L min 1)||up to 90|
|Cordless technology||AP System|
|Blowing force N 2)||15|
|Rated voltage V||36|
|Sound pressure level dB(A) 3)||79|
|Sound power level dB(A) 3)||90|
|Max. airspeed m/s||69|
|Max. Airflow m³/h 4)||780|
|Vibration value, right m/s2 5)||0.5|
|Battery life time AR 3000 min 1)||up to 105|
|Battery life time AR 2000 min 1)||up to 84|
|Battery run time with AP 300 min 6)||up to 21|
1) Battery life times are approximate and may vary depending on application
2) Combination of airspeed and air throughput
3) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2.5 dB (A)
4) With round nozzle
5) K-factor according to DIR 2006/42/EC = 2m / s ²
6) Figures can vary depending on the power setting and the application
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