Perfect for trimming hedges, bushes, and shrubs, this electric trimmer from Black & Decker combines a lightweight, easy-to-handle design with an efficient 2.8 Amp motor for reliable performance. Featuring a pre-hardened, rust-resistant, durable steel, 17-inch blade, the TR017 provides 3,500 cutting strokes per minute and cuts through branches up to 3/8 inch thick, so it expertly handles your landscaping needs. It also boasts a host of features that make operation a safe, enjoyable experience. First, a lock-on switch allows for uninterrupted run-time, while a lock-off switch guards against unintended start-ups--a real asset for those with young children. Additionally, a convenient cord retention system eliminates accidental unplugging while you're working. The TR017 also comes fully assembled and ready to trim right out of the box.
17" Blade is ideal for trimming small shrubbery
Lightweight and compact design is easy to use with less fatigue
Lock-on switch for continuous running
Cord retention prevents trimmer from coming unplugged