Gardena Powermax 42 A LI Electric Lawn Mower

Gardena, the global brand and one among the strongest names in the gardening segment has provided the market with many products and unique solutions for the garden maintenance. It sets its foot as a strongest competition with its high quality products and services. Right from its foundation in 1961 it has been into garden care and landscaping solutions. Let us take a detailed look of one of its successful product and this review is about Gardena Powermax 42 A LI Electric Lawn Mower.


This model is a self propelled type of transmission and it is been designed with a unique style and colour finish of blue. It is a perfect domestic mower which gives extensive functions and impressive handling. The weight of Gardena Powermax 42 A LI Electric Mulching Lawn Mower is 15.8kg which is not a big hinge for the user to handle and store. The robust construction with the grass bag made of hard plastic material and the top which comes with the viewing window. The handles are also ergonomic and easy to handle.


This model works with the battery power and thus it eliminates the need of fueling with petrol or go along the lengthy electric cords. This is been equipped with a rechargeable battery which has the power of 36V/4.5 AH. The battery allows you to recharge any time and it goes for mowing the full medium sized lawns on its full power.


This model can be operated in 3 different modes. The mulch, catch and mow are the functions available. In the grass catcher option the grass clipping are collected in the collector which can be unloaded as convenient. The grass catcher has a viewing window which allows you to follow the filling and acts as an indicator. The grass collector is a hard box that allows accommodating more grass clippings. In case of the mulching option the grass is been finely chopped and is been left behind the lawn that remains as the natural fertiliser.

Cutting Width and Height:

The cutting width of 42cm makes a quick handling of the mowing process for the medium sized lawns. The cutting height can be set in the variable height with the minimum of 27mm to the maximum of 65mm. It allows 5 different height settings and the cutting height adjustment is central. This prepares the lawn with different effects over and over again giving a fresh look to the green space.

Ergonomic features:

  • The wheels of this model are made of soft plastic which has a fine and special tread in order to give perfect grip during the mowing process.
  • The handle can be folded easily with the quick lock lever and this makes the mowing store up easily. It also allows adjusting the height of the handle in order to make it suitable of users of different height.
  • It should be felt as an added advantage as the mower can be easily transported without the feel of heaviness.
  • The grass collector has the capacity of 50 litres and hence it can handle the full mowing of the mid-sized lawns.

Overall, Gardena Powermax 42 A LI Electric 42cm Cutting Width Lawn Mower is suitable for the domestic use and it works significantly easier and comfortable for maintenance.

Gardena Powermax 42 A LI Cordless, Battery Mower – Technical Specification Table

Manufacturer Gardena
Model Name Powermax 42 A LI Electric Lawn Mower
Type Battery operated, Cordless
Weight 15.8 kg
Drive system Rear wheel
Colours available Turquoise Blue
Cutting Width 42 cm
Cutting height 27mm to 65mm
Battery type Lithium Ion
Lawn size Medium
Battery voltage 36 voltage
Cutting height adjustment Central
Transmission Varispeed and reverse
Variable Cutting Height 5 settings
Starting method Electric key
Ball bearing wheels Yes
Handle bar Collapsible
Functions 3 in 1 – mow, catch, mulch
Height adjustable handle Yes
Collector volume 50 litres
Included accessories Mulching kit

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

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