DeWalt Lawn Mower

Is It Worth It?

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What is the DeWalt 2X20V MAX 21.5-inch self-propelled lawn mower?

It's a 3-in-1 cordless electric mower with a 21.5-inch deck and brushless motor. It's powered by two 20V 10Ah lithium-ion batteries for a total of 40 volts of power and 400 watt-hours.

DeWalt 2X20V MAX  21.5-Inch Self-Propelled Lawn Mower: Pros

– Ergonomic cushioned hand grip reduces operator fatigue

DeWalt 2X20V MAX  21.5-Inch Self-Propelled Lawn Mower: Cons

– Heavy and cumbersome to maneuver manually without the self-propel feature engaged

– The mower’s battery compartment has an awkward design

How easy is the DeWalt lawn mower to assemble?

At just under 80 pounds in the box, it was a bit cumbersome to lug into the workshop and unpack, but assembly itself was a cinch.

How well does the DeWalt lawn mower work?

It easily mowed 5,000 square feet per charge when adjusted to 2.5 inches high with the grass catcher in place. At 3.5 inches that extended to about 8,000 square feet.

Is the DeWalt lawn mower good quality?

In addition to the heavy-duty steel deck, a few key features pointed to higher-than-average quality and thoughtful design. For one thing, the mulch plug is built into the bagger hatch, eliminating the need to keep track of an easy-to-lose part.

Is the DeWalt lawn mower worth the money?

In our tests of similar products, we can say that this one offers features that others do not. For example, the FWD self-propel system is a rarity among battery mowers.

Is the DeWalt 2X20V MAX 21.5-inch self-propelled lawn mower right for you?

This mower is easy and comfortable to operate on all kinds of terrain, eliminates all of the downsides of maintaining a gas engine, and delivers a nice, even cut.

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Meet the Tester

Writer Mark Wolfe has an extensive background in the nursery and landscaping industry. Now he tests and writes reviews about the latest outdoor power equipment, hand tools, lawn-care products, and other outdoor living goods.

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