Echo HCR-165ES Petrol Hedgetrimmer | Buy online at Lawnmowers Direct

Echo HCR-165ES Petrol Hedgetrimmer

£399.95inc vat £499.00

  • Availability: Available
  • Estimated Dispatch: 4 - 6 working days
  • Manufacturer: Echo
  • Delivery Charge: Free To UK Mainland

A high quality hedgetrimmer with more than enough power to take on even the toughest trimming work, the HCR-165ES also features ECHOs superb anti-vibration system to ensure complete user comfort.

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  • Lawnmaster 2 Stroke Mixing Bottle
    Essential for getting the correct ratio of oil and petrol mixture for your 2-stroke machinery - if you don't already have at least one of these in your shed, buy it now!
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Product Description

In the Analects of Confucius, a collection of sayings and ideas attributed to the Chinese philosopher Confucius and his contemporaries, it is said that “The superior man thinks of virtue; the ordinary man thinks of comfort.” Admittedly times have changed a little since the days of Confucius, but to me this statement seems to ignore the possibility that comfort could be a virtue. This is particularly evident in the shape of ECHO’s HCR-165ES, a commercial grade hedgetrimmer which has been specifically developed to ensure complete user comfort.

A high quality machine with more than enough power to take on even the toughest trimming work, the HCR-165ES also features ECHO’s superb anti-vibration system. As well as addressing the serious health and safety issues related to prolonged exposure to excessive vibration, the added comfort the vibration dampening technology provides enables longer periods of use without requiring a break and thus helps get the job done quickly and efficiently. The difference this makes is significant, especially if you are a professional contractor in need of a machine capable of handling the everyday rigours of commercial use.

Powered by a hardworking 21.2cc two-stroke petrol engine, with an EasyStart system included to reduce starter cord resistance and ensure hassle-free starting, the HCR-165ES also boasts a tough, 68cm reciprocating double-blade with an effective cutting length of 63.9cm. Laser cut and precision ground to ensure that they maintain their sharpness over time, these twin blades make trimming extensive hedgerows an enjoyably efficient process and leave a truly immaculate finish in their wake.

The HCR-165ES also features ergonomically designed controls which combine with the anti-vibration system to make this excellent hedgetrimmer almost improbably convenient to use. Perhaps most notable is ECHO’s clever rotating rear handle, featuring five working positions to allow you to adapt the hedgetrimmer to suit the requirements of the job at hand (even when trimming tricky shrubs in confined spaces or up against walls). Another nice little touch is the inclusion of an extra-wide opening on the HCR-161ES’s (pleasingly capacious) 0.5 litre fuel tank, which facilitates quick refuelling while also preventing spillages.

An already tough machine (built with a three-stage heavy duty air filter to ensure long-term engine power and reliability, as well as adjustable cutter clearance to ensure a longer blade life), the HCR-165ES also comes as standard with ECHO’s five year domestic warranty or a two year commercial warranty. You can thus rest assured of many years of top quality performance from this excellent trimmer, with reliability and professional results longstanding hallmarks of the ECHO brand.

Product Features

• Powered by a potent 21.2cc two-stroke petrol engine, with an EasyStart system included to ensure quick and hassle-free starting even on cold mornings

• Envelope-pushing, spring-assisted anti-vibration system combines with the HCR-165ES’s ergonomically designed controls to ensure complete user comfort at all times

• Fitted with a powerful, laser cut, 63.9cm reciprocating double-blade made from hardened steel to ensure superb durability, offering an effective cutting length of 63cm

• Also featuring a high capacity 0.37 litre fuel tank with an easy-access vertical opening designed to facilitate efficient refuelling and prevent spillages

• Adjustable cutter clearance ensures longer blade life and superior cutting performance, with a three-stage heavy duty air filter also included to protect the engine

• Supplied as standard with either a five year domestic warranty or a two year commercial warranty for added peace of mind and to ensure a longer service life

Technical Specifications

Engine/motor:21.2cc   
Power source:Petrol/oil mixture  
Starting method:Recoil   
Fuel tank capacity:0.37-litres   
Blade length:63.9cm   
Blade type:Double-sided  
Tooth pitch:N/a   
Rotating handle:Yes   
Weight: 5.1kg   
Warranty: 5 year domestic / 2 year commercial
Weight6 kg
About Echo
ECHO has been a leading Japanese manufacturer of commercial quality outdoor power equipment for over thirty years, but the origins of the company can be traced back further still. This is because ECHO is a branch of the Yamabiko Corporation, which was formed with the merger of the Kioritz Corporation and the Shindaiwa Corporation after WWII. Both of these companies had over fifty years of experience in their respective fields and the Yamabiko Corporation continued this heritage by drawing upon the experience of both, releasing a revolutionary new backpack power-duster in 1947. This was followed by the first Kyoritsu ‘power scythe’ brushcutter 1960, and in 1968 by the first “ECHO” product, the CS-80 chainsaw. Since then, ECHO has become a name associated with high performance, highly durable and superbly easy to use power tools across the globe.

Extremely reliable and dependable, ECHO tools are ergonomically designed to be comfortable to use and perform to the very highest professional standards every working day. ECHO also continues to innovate, striving to stay at the cutting edge of technological development in order to provide the best products possible. This is particularly evident in the company’s development of low noise, low vibration and low emission engine technology, making ECHO tools significantly easier to use and better for the environment than many competing machines.

These days the iconic orange casing of ECHO power tools can be found in garden sheds and garages throughout the UK, and with a wide range of products available for both commercial and domestic users, including a variety of handy chainsaws, hedgetrimmers, brushcutters and leaf blowers, there is therefore almost certainly an ECHO tool ideal for you, whatever your particular requirements.

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