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Model LST522

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20-Volt Max Lithium-Ion 2-Speed String Trimmer

$89.00 /each
  • Lightweight and easy to maneuver in tight areas
  • Professional-grade trimmer with maximum performance/run time
  • Perfect for edging along sidewalks and shrubbery beds

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The BLACK+DECKER LST522 20-Volt Max Lithium-Ion 2-Speed String Trimmer is ideal for trimming areas of overgrowth after mowing and edging along borders, sidewalks and flower beds. This trimmer features runtime extension technology with a super-efficient dual-mode accelerator switch for high performance and longer run time. The adjustable height and pivoting handle positions provide maximum comfort and control.

  • Patented PowerDrive Transmission prevents bogging down in heavy grass and weeds
  • Automatic feed spool ensures continuous work without bumping and having to stop to adjust the spool
  • Trimmer is ultra-quiet and easy to start, delivering great cutting results without the mess and hassles of gas powered trimmers
  • Adjustable height and pivoting handle positions provide superior comfort and control
  • Part of the 20-Volt MAX system-(one battery fits multiple tools)
  • 20-Volt MAX 2.5Ah extended runtime battery with 66% more capacity in an ultra-lightweight battery pack for up to 50 minutes runtime
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does it come with a battery charger? and can you leave it charging until you need to use it w/o dmg to the battery?

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YES. I have 2 chargers and I leave the batteries on the chargers all the time until I am ready to use them.
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June 28, 2016
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Yes and yes
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June 28, 2016
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Yes, battery included. Instructions suggest keeping it in the charger in between uses and so it is fully charged when you need it
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June 16, 2016
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The battery charger is included. It is recommended to be recharged after every use. I just plug mine in and leave it till we mow again in 4-5 days. The battery lasts my entire large yard along with drive and curb edge if I use power level 1. It is recommended to not keep out in the fall/winter cold (below 40 degrees F) or extreme heat (above 105 degrees F).
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Yes and Yes.
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Spokane WA
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May 7, 2016
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Yes. One charger and the instructions say you can leave plugged in indefinitely. In fact, they pretty much suggest it.
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April 28, 2016
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Yes it comes with a battery charger, but I don't know if it will damage the battery if you leave it on the charger
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How is the auto feed on this? I currently have an older Black & Decker Grass Hog with an auto feed spool and it is horrible. No matter how careful I am to reload the spool, it never auto feeds properly or it jams. So I dread using it and I'm leary of getting another trimmer with an auto feed spool.
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So far no problems
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June 28, 2016
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Auto feed has worked perfect for me so far. Keep in mind my use has been light duty.
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Madison, WI
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June 16, 2016
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My auto feed works fantastic. Just hang on to the small piece and insert into the hole and snap in. No need to pull out farther when starting. And this sure beats having to reload a typical gas trimmer line over and over. It sounds like too much line was let loose when putting into the housing.
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Carnegie, PA
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May 10, 2016
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I have only had it a little over a month, but so far, no line jams. I think it's important to get the brand name line, and not a generic one
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Spokane WA
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May 7, 2016
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So far the auto feed has been working great. However I have yet to change the spool. I will update after that.
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April 30, 2016
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So far I've been very impressed with how well it works. Haven't had a single problem yet. However I haven't replaced the spool.
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how long does it take for the battery to recharge?

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It takes over 6 hours to recharge the standard battery if it is fully discharged.
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It took a few hours to completely charge the battery the first time.
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I usually just charge mine overnight. Power level 1 is strong enough and makes the battery last a long time; enough to do my large yard. I keep it plugged in until we mow and trim again sometimes 4-5 days later. Otherwise I have recharged it for a few hours to do extra trimming if I forgot to use power level 1.
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May 7, 2016
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7 1/2 hours with the standard charger. However you can get a quick charger that will do the same in 1/2 an hour.
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April 25, 2016
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For a full charge about 2 hours
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it takes between 5 and 6 hours for the battery to charge
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How many batteries do you get?

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1battery. Buy a second one if you need it.
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One
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2 batterys came with mine.
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One battery and one charger are included.
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April 12, 2016
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you only get 1 battery but more can be bought separtaly. They come in a single or a double pack
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February 26, 2016
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This product includes a 20-Volt Max Lithium Ion battery.
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.4 out of 5 by 77 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Received this for Father's Day Already had the hedge clippers that use the same battery (love those too). This thing works great. Got a 1/2 acre lawn and use up a battery and a half usually. Has more power than you would think. I use the edger wheel a lot for the driveway, walkways, and front curb - its a nice feature. Two seconds to flip from edger wheel back to normal trimming. This trimmer will cut into the dirt nicely to give you an edge. Not quite as powerful as a gas trimmer, but the ease of use / low maintenance factor of this thing is more valuable to me than having the strongest trimmer on the block. Would definitely recommend. August 31, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Best trimmer yet This 20 volt trimmer replaces a 3 year old Ryobi gas powered 4 cycle wheeled trimmer and a 25 year old (yes!) B&D electric trimmer. It's a dream machine. It does it all and it's light weight, well balanced and easy to use: no more extension cords, no erratic gas engines, no bumping to feed line. The battery has plenty of power and run time using the lower power setting. It even out performs my B&D electric edger! The replacement spools are a tad pricey but, hey, it's worth it compared to the hassles you give up. September 5, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great Trimmer - Tall Guy Has To Bend I agree with all the comments about the power and versatility of this unit. I've also found that for a long run, one needs a second battery - but that's not why I'm writing. I'm 6'1, and i find that I have to bend over a bit to use this trimmer effectively. It would have been nice to have another , say, 6" of extension for better ease of use. Otherwise, this is a 5 star product. Had it for 3 years now and besides some sun fading, it's holding up like a champ. September 7, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by String Trimmer THIS TRIMMER IS A GOOD FIT FOR THE LIGHT DUTY GENERAL EDGE TYPE AND GRASS TRIMMING RERQUIRED TO MAINTAIN MY LAWN. IT WILL ALSO HANDLE ANY WEEDS THAT ARE TYPICAL AROUND THE EDGES OF MOST YARDS. RUN TIME HAS NOT BEEN AN ISSUE AS THERE IS SUFFICIENT BATTERY POWER FOR MY USE. POWER HAS BEEN THERE FOR UP TO AN HOUR OF LIGHT DUTY USE. August 30, 2016
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Battery charge not up to par for even a standard sized job The quality and durability of the unit itself is decent enough, however, the battery doesn't last anywhere near as long as I expected it would. Would be great for those in a patio home or some type of smaller yard, but anyone who actually has a regular sized year will either have to get a 2nd battery to complete the job in one setting or plan out a block where you can get about 1/2 of it done and then do the 2nd half several hours later or the next day. Guess the Lithium-ion battery technology still isn't quite there yet. Would not recommend for anyone other than the tiniest yards mentioned above August 3, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by black and decker 2 speed string trimmer. Its now fun to do my yard work with my new trimmer. Its light weight and very easy to use. I can get through my chores in half the time. I love how the trimmer lengthens the cord for trimming automaticly. No puling need to stop work to pull or adjust things. And changing the spool of cord is a snap! Now I have time to do many to do other things I want. Instead of slaving the trimming is fun. September 6, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by 2nd year This has been my second year of use and this trimmer is still going strong. The battery and trimmer function are still running like new. I trim about a 1/3 acre lawn using the trimmer for about 45 minutes at a time and never any problems. The original string is still installed and cuts very well . I would buy another one and highly recommend this trimmer. I'm a senior citizen and the light weight is perfect for all the old foggies!!! August 29, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by String trimmer purchase The trimmer came in great shape and was easy to assemble. After charging it worked great and had some nice features like edge trimming ease, adjustable handle and telescoping shaft. The best is that it is light weight which makes it easier for me to use. September 6, 2016
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