Black and Decker have come up with a novel tool which combines three functions in one.
- It is a strimmer using a fast rotating line to clear overgrown areas.
- It converts to an edger with a built in guide wheel.
- Attach the wheeled base and it becomes a lightweight lawn mower.
The video below demonstrates these three modes of use.
Black & Decker make two versions of their 3-in-1 strimmer.
The Black + Decker ST5530CM
The ST5530CM is a corded mains powered unit with a 550 watt motor and a 30cm cutting width. Fairly widely available the best price I found for the Black + Decker ST5530CM was at Clas Ohlson.
The Black + Decker STC1820CM
The STC1820CM is a cordless machine fitted with an 18 volt 2Ah lithium ion battery. It has a 25cm cutting with. The Black + Decker STC1820CM is not as widely available as the corded model but at the time of writing Tooled-up have them in stock.