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STIHL Backpack Leaf Blower - BR 550

Air Velocity - 199 m.p.h.

Professionals demand quality features in their tools, inside and out. As well they should. Our professional blowers are more than a purchase – they're an investment of both money and time. That's why we make sure every component in our professional-grade blowers live up to that investment.

You'll find every single one of these features on your professional handheld or backpack blower.

Professional Leaf Blowers

  • Protected Spark Plug is protected yet easy to change.
  • Purge Pump Primer lets you prime the carburetor without flooding it.
  • Air Filter Cover is easy to remove without tools for fast and easy filter cleaning or replacement.
  • High-Tech Polymer Housings are lightweight, withstand greater impact and are corrosion-resistant.
  • Helper Handle for added air direction control and vacuum use.
  • Upright Translucent Fuel Tank allows operator to easily check fuel level before starting work. Upright for easy filling.
  • Long-Life Cylinders give maximum wear life, better cleaning, and more power output per cubic centimeter of engine displacement.
  • Superior Balance and Design help reduce fatigue and make handling easy.
  • Smooth, Clean Design has no rough edges to snag on clothing or brush.
  • 2-Ring Pistons improve engine efficiency and hold compression longer than 1-ring pistons. Also they transfer heat from the piston to cylinder better, helping engine stay cooler and last longer.
  • Electronic Ignition provides easier starting, smoother running and no periodic maintenance.
  • Adjustable Tube lets the operator choose the length that is right for them.
  • Protected Throttle Trigger helps prevent damage.

Professional Backpack Leaf Blower

  • Anti-Vibration System minimizes the vibration levels of handheld outdoor power equipment. The STIHL anti-vibration system helps reduce operator fatigue and provides a more comfortable working experience.
  • Multi-Function Control Handle delivers easy access to all of the controls on one comfortable handle. This makes it easy to complete tasks without the operator’s hand ever leaving the handle.
  • Adjustable Support Harness distributes weight evenly across the shoulders and back, reducing user fatigue.
  • Foot Pad for stability when starting.
  • IntelliCarb Compensating Carburetor measures air on clean side of air filter and adjusts metering diaphragm in carburetor. Maintains RPM levels even when filter begins to clog.
  • Heavy-Duty Pleated Air Filter
  • Heavy-Duty Crankshaft for durability.
  • Back Pad for enhanced comfort during extended use.
  • Swivel Air Tube Elbow for directional control of air.