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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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$169.99
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$139.99
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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
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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

    REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

    by PowerReviews
    Black & Decker36V Cordless Lithium-Ion High-Performance 13 in. String Trimmer with Power Command
     
    4.6

    (based on 67 reviews)

    97%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to handle (64)
    • Lightweight (58)
    • Good power output (53)
    • Ergonomic grip (39)

    Cons

    • Uses lots of line (3)

    Best Uses

    • Trimming around rocks (51)
    • Weeds & tall grass (48)
    • Straight edging (39)
    • Hedging (17)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Do-it-yourself (29), Avid do-it-yourselfer (24), Novice (7), Professional (3)

    Reviewed by 67 customers

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    5.0

    Does exactly what it's supposed to!

    By Little Ricky

    from Helena, Alabama

    About Me Handyman

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy to Handle
    • Ergonomic Grip
    • Lightweight
    • Powerful

    Cons

      Best Uses

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

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

      Hard to believe the great life of the battery!

       
      5.0

      Good Performance, beat my expectations.

      By Jack110

      from Northeast IA

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Auto Feed Works Well
      • Easy to Handle
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

          For a quick trim it is lighter and handier than my gas trimmer.

           
          5.0

          Great machine

          By jimmy

          from Williamstown NJ

          About Me Handyman

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Handle
          • Ergonomic Grip
          • Lightweight
          • Powerful

          Cons

            Best Uses

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

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

            Excellent run time

             
            4.0

            Works as advertised, very good trimmer

            By Alan

            from Archer, FL

            About Me Do-It-Yourself

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy to Handle
            • Lightweight
            • Powerful

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Hedging
              • Trimming Around Rocks
              • Weeds & Tall Grass

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

              I need to trim around the house and trees and a fence line. I finally broke down and purchased this after being unable to resurrect my (last and final) gas trimmer. It took two charges to get through it the initial cutting since the grass and weeds were so overgrown. The 36v trimmer has plenty of power! Well, I did have some woody weeds that I needed to pull which grew through the summer that the gas trimmer even had trouble handling (when it worked...). Once I caught up it handles my needs in a single charge.

               
              5.0

              easy to use - light enough for the wife

              By Robbo

              from Vila Rica, Ga

              About Me Handyman

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy to Handle
              • Ergonomic Grip
              • 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:

                Trimming yard and around shrubs and sidewalks.

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                Questions & Answers

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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

                  • 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
                • 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 accessories or consumables the new version comes with (bits, sanding pads/papers, cases, etc.).
                • Both come with a manufacturer warranty and are covered by CPO’s 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 In Stock
                Warranty: 2 Year Limited 2 Year Limited
                Price: $139.99 $79.99
                You Save: N/A $60.00 (43%)

                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).