The essential part of our STIGA 500 Series range, are our class-leading 48V Lithium-Ion batteries. Their lightweight, high performance cells deliver long running times, plus they do not suffer memory effect - so the power doesn't fade in use - allowing you to work over long periods, just as you would with a conventional petrol-powered tool.
The low running costs - typically less than 10% of the cost of using the equivalent petrol-powered machine, make batteries extremely efficient and cost effective. Do not forget that althougfh these batteries seem expensive you are actually purchasing all your fuel in advance. This is the 4.0Ah capacity battery. Recharge time is 180 minutes with the standard C415 charger, or 110 minutes with the C430 fast charger, This battery weighs 1.4kg.
The battery charger is not included; this can be purchased separately.