Husqvarna Automower 440
- Availability: Available
- Estimated Dispatch: 4 - 6 working days
- Manufacturer: Husqvarna
- Delivery Charge: Free To UK Mainland
The Husqvarna Automower 440 is a efficient robotic lawnmower, suitable for lawns up to 4000m square. Never spend your weekends cutting your lawn again, and reap the benefits of a smooth, moss free lawn.
- Husqvarna Automower Installation Kit – MediumIf you plan on self installation of any of the new range of Husqvarna Automowers it is essential that you also buy an installation kit. This size kit is suitable for gardens of 2000m squared or more complex gardens of 1000m squared.
- Husqvarna Automower Installation Kit – LargeIf you plan on self installation of any of the new range of Husqvarna Automowers it is essential that you also buy an installation kit. This size kit is suitable for gardens of 5000m squared or more complex gardens of 2500m squared.
Robotics are on the up and up. We have found our robotic lawnmower sales increasing year on year, and, with the great ones now on the market, we can certainly see why. The new Husqvarna Automower 440 is an impressive gadget. Imagine what a time saver it would be if you never had to cut your lawn again, and never had to empty the grass collector. There’s no petrol, no oil, you don’t even need to plug in the charger as that’s all done automatically. The Automower 440 can automatically cut a lawn up to 4000 square metres with ease.
The Husqvarna Automower doesn’t come with an installation kit. You’ll need to select which one is most suitable for your lawn, and purchase that alongside your new mower. Then, decide where best to place your charging station (flat ground in the middle of the cutting area, with space around it, near a power outlet and out of reach of sprinklers). It’s just a case of charging the battery (somewhere between 80 and 100 minutes from empty), laying the guide wire, connecting everything up and sending your new little robot on its merry way.
Husqvarna Automowers work by mowing in all directions. This prevents the tyres from marking the lawn, and gives a smooth, carpet-like finish. With razor sharp carbon steel cutting blades which perpetually trim the blades of grass, your lawn will always look perfectly groomed. As the clippings are deposited back into the lawn, moss growth is effectively prevented too. The cutting system is not only effective, it is also very quiet. When your lawnmower is working all the time, it has to be.
If you have some areas of longer grass (underneath garden furniture, for example), chose the spot cutting setting. Simply move the furniture out the way, place the mower where you need it, and set it off. The mower will cut in tight spirals until the longer grass is trimmed back down to where it should be. At that point, the Automower 440 will return to automatic mode and continue to cut as usual.
The settings panel is simple, and easy to use. Personalise your mower to suit you, change height of cut, set your PIN, activate the anti-theft alarm and set the timer (not everyone wants their mower running 24-7, but if you do, you can).
The Husqvarna Automower 440 features a weather timer which adjusts the working time to the lawn’s growth rate. Put simply, it will cut more frequently when your grass is growing quickly, and when it’s dry or sunny and the grass growth has slowed, the mower will cut less. This helps improve the quality of the lawn by reducing wear, and improves the life of your mower. As the Husqvarna Automower 440 is weather proof, it can run whenever you like. Husqvarna designed their mower to withstand the harsh Nordic climate, so it’ll be able to handle a bit of British weather.
Finally, although the initial cost of the Automower might seem a lot, think about the cost savings. Husqvarna have designed their model to be very energy efficient, and therefore it operates at a fraction of the cost of a conventional lawnmower. Your mower will typically run for 290 minutes on a single 60 minute charge. An annual service, petrol costs, and the time it takes to physically mow your lawn are all easily countered by the savings you make with an Automower.
If you’re not sure which Automower will be right for you, head over and try out the Husqvarna Automower Calculator. Easily measure your garden size and compare the best models for you.
• The powerful Li-ion battery takes approximately 60 minutes to charge, which will give around 290 minutes of mowing time
• 3 Year warranty
• Working area of the 440 is approximately 4000m²
• Can cut on slopes of up to 45%
• Cutting height 20-60mm controlled by the electric height adjuster
• Weather time adjusts the work time to the grass growth rate. This smart system reduces wear on the lawn and the mower itself
• Quiet operation (56 dB)
• Complete with 9 additional blades
Technical SpecificationsPower source: Li-Ion battery
Starting method: Push button
Deck material: Plastic
Cutting system: 3 pivoting razor blades
Cutting width: 24cm
Cutting height: 20 and 60mm
Collection bag: N/A
Mulching function: Yes
Rear roller: No
Drive system: Automatic
Warranty: 3 years
4 – 6 working days
|SLI Power Source|
|SLI Cutting System|
|SLI Cutting Width|
20 – 24.9cm
|SLI Deck Material|
10 – 14.9kg
|SLI Mulching Function|
|SLI Rear Roller|
About HusqvarnaBelieve it or not, Husqvarna did not start off by manufacturing any type of garden machinery at all. Instead they were established in 1689 as a weapons foundry supplying the Swedish Armed Forces. During the subsequent years, diverse and varied products have been produced, from sewing machines and cast iron kitchen equipment through to bicycles and motorbikes. It wasn't until 1959 that Husqvarna finally made its first chainsaws and engine-driven lawnmowers. The company's reputation for build quality and durability of product has never been in question. This is probably the reason for their line of professional petrol chainsaws being so popular with forestry workers across the globe.
Husqvarna are not afraid to innovate either, introducing the robotic, solar powered Automower® in 1995 and continually looking to improve their existing products by listening to their customers. Jumping onto the grass recycling bandwagon, they also manufacture some of the best mulching lawnmowers available, incorporating Bioclip® technology into the vast majority of their petrol lawn mowers. Be left in no doubt, if you buy any product from the Husqvarna garden machinery stable, you will be buying into Swedish quality that is built to last.
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