Hand mowers or helical blades are ideal for a small mowing surface. They should be used regularly, at least once a week during the summer, otherwise with the lawn a little high the hand mower will not be able to do impeccable work.
Avoid the use of hand mowers in rainy weather, you may tear off pieces of lawn. Besides these few disadvantages they have the advantage of not polluting, not making noise, being very economical and requiring little maintenance, the sharpening of the blade taking place automatically.
For small gardens it is also possible to use electric cuts. The cut is not regular but they sneak everywhere and are not afraid of non-rectilinear borders. Besides, you can read our self propelled lawn mower reviews here!
Fiskars Momentum Hand Mower
With the Fiskars hand mower, no more nuisance, more odors and risk of gasoline spills, more cables always annoying and more vibrations in the arms. The Momentum is a concentrate of innovation and ergonomics that make it a particularly effective and unique product on the market: adjustable cutting height up to 10 cm (the highest on the market), cutting width of 45 cm 4 wheels for excellent balance of the tool (ideal for sloping or uneven terrain), a powerful transmission chain that reduces the effort (unique on the market), and A system of ejection of the grass forwards which guarantees the user a clean activity.
It allows you to mow the lawn at any time. Its cylinders ensure a clean cut of the grass, which then re-deposits on the ground, to maintain the moisture necessary for the lawn and preserve its health.
The Momentum lawnmower features InertiaDrive ™ Technology, a breakthrough technology that provides twice as much cutting power for small twigs, weeds or thick grassy tufts that usually cause jams in conventional lawnmowers. This reduces user effort by 30%.
It features a StaySharp ™ cutting mechanism. For long-lasting performance, the Fiskars Momentum ™ hand mower has been designed to cut grass without the blades touching, reducing wear. No need for annual sharpening on traditional hand mowers!
The Fiskars Momentum hand mower features a number of practical features to make it easy to use:
It has a system of ejection of the grass cut forward (away from the feet of the user), for a clean and clear mowing.
In keeping with Fiskars’ fundamental values, it is equipped with an ergonomic central handle with a non-stick coating that ensures comfort and control and a handle for adjusting the cutting height. Simply pressing the central handle height quickly adjusts it to the user.
Cutting height: 2.5 to 10 cm
Cutting width: 45 cm
Recommended retail price: 260 euros TTC
Sales outlets: GSB, Garden centers
Fiskars StaySharpTM Lawn Mower Reinvents the Manual Lawn Mower
The helical mower provides greener, healthier lawns by cutting each blade cleanly, as with scissors. With it, more noise, more odors and risks of gasoline spillage, more cables always annoying and more vibrations in the arms. It is also the most natural way to mow the lawn. Its operating system is certainly one of the oldest and yet, with its StaySharpTM, Fiskars reinvents the manual lawn mower.
Indeed, its exclusive StaySharpTM system allows to cut the grass without its blades touching; Thus reducing the required thrust force in the high grass by 30%. This system also offers exclusive advantages in terms of performance, durability and functionality: there is no need for annual sharpening on traditional manual mowers!
The InertiaDriveTM technology of the Fiskars StaySharpTM manual mower allows you to double the cutting force to mow easily through twigs, weeds or thick grassy tufts that would cause stuffing of any other helical mower.
The StaySharpTM Fiskars manual lawnmower is also distinguished by its ergonomics
Grass ejection system cut forward (far from user’s feet) for clean, clear mowing.
Ergonomically adjustable height handle with non-stick coating for comfort and control.
Quick and single-point adjustment of the cutting height.
Efficient and reliable, the Fiskars StaySharpTM manual lawnmower offers an adjustable cutting height of up to 10 cm, a cutting width of 45 cm (one of the widest on the market) and 4 wheels for excellent performance Balance of the tool (ideal for sloping or uneven terrain). For lawn mowing, it can be equipped with a 16-liter collection bin (sold separately).
Recommended retail price: 289 euros TTC
Sales outlets: GSB, Garden centers