The American company Black & Decker was founded in 1910 in Baltimore by S. Duncan Black and Alonzo G. Decker. The company specializes in gardening and DIY tools and is known worldwide for the quality of its materials and their durability over time.
Description of the Black & Decker GD300 scarifier
This electric scarifier from Black & Decker has an average power of 600 W and a working width of 30 cm, so it is suitable for lawns of up to 300 square metres.
It not only allows you to scarify your lawn, but also to aerate it, thanks to its function as a dust suppressant.
It offers 3 different working heights and is very handy, with its lightweight yet solid plastic body. The low position is ideal for loosening the lawn vigorously. The metal teeth recover weeds, lichens and mosses. The average position and a classic adjustment that moderately cleans the lawn. The high position allows a light raking of the lawn.
Its handlebar is ergonomic and it moves easily thanks to 2 wheels at the front and a roller at the rear.
Its collection box has a capacity of 30 litres. It also has a locking switch. In conclusion, it has a very good price-quality ratio.
Power consumption: 600 W
Roller: metal teeth
Working height levels: 3
Working width: 30 cm
Type of power supply: electric wire
Collection bag capacity: 30 litres
Aerator roller: no
Adjustable handlebar: no
Foldable handlebar: no
Manufacturer’s warranty: 2 years
Dimensions: 24.5 x 56.2 x 51 cm
Weight: 7 kg
positive and negative
On the positive side, the Black & Decker GD300 electric scarifier is a gardening tool made of quality materials. Despite its “small” 600 W motor, it can be used on medium-sized lawns.
In addition, it is easy to handle and does not require a lot of energy. It is easy to handle and move.
It also offers good value for money.
On the negative side, its 30-litre grassbox has a volume that may seem unsatisfactory and needs to be emptied regularly, especially for large lawns.
In addition, the bin does not have a cover, which can be annoying when weeds and mosses can be thrown out of the bin. In addition, the handlebars are neither foldable nor adjustable.
- Permet de garder une pelouse impeccable sans mousse
- Evite l'utilisation de produits chimiques
- Trois différentes hauteurs de ratissage
- Ratisse les débris et feuilles mortes
- Enleve le feutre de l'herbe, aère et élimin la mousse
Le scarificateur électrique GD300 de Black & Decker se révèle être un scarificateur pratique à utiliser, disposant d’une poignée agréable et d’un guidon pliable qui le rendent confortable à utiliser. Facile à manipuler, il convient pour les pelouses jusqu’à 300 mètres carrés. Son plus grand avantage est sa double fonction, celle de ramasser les débris dans son bac de ramassage, mais il permet également de faire disparaître les produits chimiques.