{"id":4275849724039,"title":"Stihl BR 500 Quiet Backpack Blower","handle":"stihl-br-500-quiet-backpack-blower","description":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eA quiet, yet powerful backpack blower for professionals working in noise-sensitive areas.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eReduce the noise without sacrificing the power. The STIHL BR 500 features a powerful, low-emission engine and specially designed muffled blower tube so that it operates at a quiet 65dB(A). This makes the BR 500 an excellent choice for use in residential neighborhoods or in municipalities with noise restrictions. The blower also includes a 2-position adjustable blower tube, giving you greater control over its powerful air flow.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- TABS --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eSpecifications\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003ctable class=\"technical_data\"\u003e\n \u003ctbody\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"psHeader\"\u003e\n \u003ctd colspan=\"2\"\u003e\n \u003cspan\u003eBR 500 Specifications - Professional Use\u003c\/span\u003e\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eDISPLACEMENT\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e64.8 cc (3.95 cu. in.)\t\t\t\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eENGINE POWER\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e2.0 kW (2.7 bhp)\t\t\t\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eWEIGHT\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e10.1 kg (22.3 lbs.)\t\t\t\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eFUEL CAPACITY\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e1400 cc (47.3 oz.)\t\t\t\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eBLOWING FORCE*\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e22 Newtons\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eAVG. AIR VELOCITY**\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e77 m\/sec. (173 mph)\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eMAX. AIR VELOCITY**\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e93 m\/sec. (207 mph)\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eAIR VOLUME AT NOZZLE**\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e925 m\u003csup\u003e3\u003c\/sup\u003e\/h (544 cfm)\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eSOUND PRESSURE RATING**\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e65 dB(A)\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003ePOWER SOURCE\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003eGas\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"psFooter\"\u003e\n \u003ctd colspan=\"2\"\u003e\n *Newton is the force needed to accelerate 1 kg of mass at the rate of 1 m\/sec2.\n**Tested in accordance with ANSI B175.2 standard. All specifications provided by ANDREAS STIHL AG \u0026amp; Co. KG. As of April 2016.\n\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003c\/tbody\u003e\n \u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eFeatures\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cul class=\"configuration_list hide5\"\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eBuilt in the USA\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\nIndicates products that are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003cp class=\"nofloat\"\u003e\n \u003ca class=\"orange_arrow\" href=\"https:\/\/www.stihlusa.com\/real-people-stihl-people\/build-it\/\"\u003eMore information\u003c\/a\u003e\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eThrottle Trigger Lock with Built-In Momentary Stop Switch\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nThe built-in stop switch allows the user to turn off the engine with a simple press of the button or lever. When the engine is off, the throttle lock automatically returns to the “start” setting. Your power tool will be ready to be started when you’re ready to get back to work.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003ePurge Pump Primer\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nThe purge pump primer feature enables the user to prime the carburetor with fuel, enabling easier starting. The purge pump primer is designed in a way that the operator cannot flood the machine by priming the carburetor too many times. Flooding the engine is still possible if the choke is not removed after the engine fires.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eReduced-Emission Engine Technology - Caring for Nature\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nThe STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and\/or CARB exhaust emission standards.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003cp class=\"nofloat\"\u003e\n \u003ca class=\"orange_arrow\" href=\"https:\/\/www.stihlusa.com\/products\/technology\/the-road-to-green-is-orange\/\"\u003eMore information\u003c\/a\u003e\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \n\t\t\u003cb\u003eMulti-Function Control Handle\u003c\/b\u003e\n\t\t\u003cbr\u003e\nHaving easy access to all of the controls on one comfortable handle makes it easy to complete tasks so the operator’s hand never has to leave the handle.\n\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eAnti-Vibration System\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nThe STIHL anti-vibration system helps reduce operator fatigue and provides a more comfortable working experience.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eAdjustable Support Harness\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nSTIHL \u003ca href=\"\/products\/blowers-and-shredder-vacs\/professional-blowers\/\"\u003ebackpack blowers\u003c\/a\u003e and sprayers are equipped with an adjustable support harness that distributes weight evenly across the shoulders and back, reducing user fatigue. \u003c!--See it in action html--\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ca class=\"orange_arrow\" href=\"https:\/\/www.youtube.com\/embed\/kf_uI6l5M0U?modestbranding=1\u0026amp;rel=0\u0026amp;showinfo=0\u0026amp;wmode=opaque\u0026amp;autoplay=1\" target=\"_self\"\u003eSee it in action!\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c!--See it in action html--\u003e\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \n\t\t\u003cb\u003eLow-Noise Sound Damper\u003c\/b\u003e\n\t\t\u003cbr\u003e\nA noise suppression-muffler in the blower tube on the BR 500 makes this an ideal feature for homeowners or landscapers working in noise-sensitive areas.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!-- \/TABS --\u003e\n","published_at":"2019-10-25T00:01:36-04:00","created_at":"2019-10-25T00:07:22-04:00","vendor":"Stihl","type":"","tags":["Disable_Shipping","Series_BR - Backpack Blower","Stihl","Wholegood"],"price":47995,"price_min":47995,"price_max":47995,"available":false,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":30755158065287,"title":"Default Title","option1":"Default Title","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"BR 500","requires_shipping":true,"taxable":true,"featured_image":null,"available":false,"name":"Stihl BR 500 Quiet Backpack Blower","public_title":null,"options":["Default Title"],"price":47995,"weight":0,"compare_at_price":null,"inventory_management":"shopify","barcode":"","requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_allocations":[]}],"images":["\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0081\/1669\/9202\/products\/br500.png?v=1571976459"],"featured_image":"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0081\/1669\/9202\/products\/br500.png?v=1571976459","options":["Title"],"media":[{"alt":null,"id":5333242773639,"position":1,"preview_image":{"aspect_ratio":1.39,"height":367,"width":510,"src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0081\/1669\/9202\/products\/br500.png?v=1571976459"},"aspect_ratio":1.39,"height":367,"media_type":"image","src":"https:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0081\/1669\/9202\/products\/br500.png?v=1571976459","width":510}],"requires_selling_plan":false,"selling_plan_groups":[],"content":"\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eA quiet, yet powerful backpack blower for professionals working in noise-sensitive areas.\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eReduce the noise without sacrificing the power. The STIHL BR 500 features a powerful, low-emission engine and specially designed muffled blower tube so that it operates at a quiet 65dB(A). This makes the BR 500 an excellent choice for use in residential neighborhoods or in municipalities with noise restrictions. The blower also includes a 2-position adjustable blower tube, giving you greater control over its powerful air flow.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!-- TABS --\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eSpecifications\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003ctable class=\"technical_data\"\u003e\n \u003ctbody\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"psHeader\"\u003e\n \u003ctd colspan=\"2\"\u003e\n \u003cspan\u003eBR 500 Specifications - Professional Use\u003c\/span\u003e\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eDISPLACEMENT\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e64.8 cc (3.95 cu. in.)\t\t\t\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eENGINE POWER\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e2.0 kW (2.7 bhp)\t\t\t\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eWEIGHT\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e10.1 kg (22.3 lbs.)\t\t\t\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eFUEL CAPACITY\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e1400 cc (47.3 oz.)\t\t\t\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eBLOWING FORCE*\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e22 Newtons\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eAVG. AIR VELOCITY**\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e77 m\/sec. (173 mph)\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eMAX. AIR VELOCITY**\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e93 m\/sec. (207 mph)\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eAIR VOLUME AT NOZZLE**\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e925 m\u003csup\u003e3\u003c\/sup\u003e\/h (544 cfm)\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003eSOUND PRESSURE RATING**\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003e65 dB(A)\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"odd\"\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col1\"\u003ePOWER SOURCE\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003ctd class=\"col2\"\u003eGas\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003ctr class=\"psFooter\"\u003e\n \u003ctd colspan=\"2\"\u003e\n *Newton is the force needed to accelerate 1 kg of mass at the rate of 1 m\/sec2.\n**Tested in accordance with ANSI B175.2 standard. All specifications provided by ANDREAS STIHL AG \u0026amp; Co. KG. As of April 2016.\n\n \u003c\/td\u003e\n \u003c\/tr\u003e\n \u003c\/tbody\u003e\n \u003c\/table\u003e\n\u003ch5\u003eFeatures\u003c\/h5\u003e\n\u003cul class=\"configuration_list hide5\"\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eBuilt in the USA\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\nIndicates products that are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003cp class=\"nofloat\"\u003e\n \u003ca class=\"orange_arrow\" href=\"https:\/\/www.stihlusa.com\/real-people-stihl-people\/build-it\/\"\u003eMore information\u003c\/a\u003e\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eThrottle Trigger Lock with Built-In Momentary Stop Switch\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nThe built-in stop switch allows the user to turn off the engine with a simple press of the button or lever. When the engine is off, the throttle lock automatically returns to the “start” setting. Your power tool will be ready to be started when you’re ready to get back to work.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003ePurge Pump Primer\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nThe purge pump primer feature enables the user to prime the carburetor with fuel, enabling easier starting. The purge pump primer is designed in a way that the operator cannot flood the machine by priming the carburetor too many times. Flooding the engine is still possible if the choke is not removed after the engine fires.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eReduced-Emission Engine Technology - Caring for Nature\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nThe STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and\/or CARB exhaust emission standards.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003cp class=\"nofloat\"\u003e\n \u003ca class=\"orange_arrow\" href=\"https:\/\/www.stihlusa.com\/products\/technology\/the-road-to-green-is-orange\/\"\u003eMore information\u003c\/a\u003e\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \n\t\t\u003cb\u003eMulti-Function Control Handle\u003c\/b\u003e\n\t\t\u003cbr\u003e\nHaving easy access to all of the controls on one comfortable handle makes it easy to complete tasks so the operator’s hand never has to leave the handle.\n\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eAnti-Vibration System\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nThe STIHL anti-vibration system helps reduce operator fatigue and provides a more comfortable working experience.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \u003cstrong\u003eAdjustable Support Harness\u003c\/strong\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\nSTIHL \u003ca href=\"\/products\/blowers-and-shredder-vacs\/professional-blowers\/\"\u003ebackpack blowers\u003c\/a\u003e and sprayers are equipped with an adjustable support harness that distributes weight evenly across the shoulders and back, reducing user fatigue. \u003c!--See it in action html--\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ca class=\"orange_arrow\" href=\"https:\/\/www.youtube.com\/embed\/kf_uI6l5M0U?modestbranding=1\u0026amp;rel=0\u0026amp;showinfo=0\u0026amp;wmode=opaque\u0026amp;autoplay=1\" target=\"_self\"\u003eSee it in action!\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c!--See it in action html--\u003e\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003cli\u003e\n \u003cdiv\u003e\n \u003cp\u003e\n \n\t\t\u003cb\u003eLow-Noise Sound Damper\u003c\/b\u003e\n\t\t\u003cbr\u003e\nA noise suppression-muffler in the blower tube on the BR 500 makes this an ideal feature for homeowners or landscapers working in noise-sensitive areas.\n \u003c\/p\u003e\n \u003c\/div\u003e\n \u003c\/li\u003e\n \u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003c!-- \/TABS --\u003e\n"}

Stihl BR 500 Quiet Backpack Blower

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Product Description

A quiet, yet powerful backpack blower for professionals working in noise-sensitive areas.

Reduce the noise without sacrificing the power. The STIHL BR 500 features a powerful, low-emission engine and specially designed muffled blower tube so that it operates at a quiet 65dB(A). This makes the BR 500 an excellent choice for use in residential neighborhoods or in municipalities with noise restrictions. The blower also includes a 2-position adjustable blower tube, giving you greater control over its powerful air flow.

Sku: BR 500
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BR 500 Specifications - Professional Use
DISPLACEMENT 64.8 cc (3.95 cu. in.)
ENGINE POWER 2.0 kW (2.7 bhp)
WEIGHT 10.1 kg (22.3 lbs.)
FUEL CAPACITY 1400 cc (47.3 oz.)
BLOWING FORCE* 22 Newtons
AVG. AIR VELOCITY** 77 m/sec. (173 mph)
MAX. AIR VELOCITY** 93 m/sec. (207 mph)
AIR VOLUME AT NOZZLE** 925 m3/h (544 cfm)
SOUND PRESSURE RATING** 65 dB(A)
POWER SOURCE Gas
*Newton is the force needed to accelerate 1 kg of mass at the rate of 1 m/sec2. **Tested in accordance with ANSI B175.2 standard. All specifications provided by ANDREAS STIHL AG & Co. KG. As of April 2016.
  • Built in the USA
    Indicates products that are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components.

    More information

  • Throttle Trigger Lock with Built-In Momentary Stop Switch
    The built-in stop switch allows the user to turn off the engine with a simple press of the button or lever. When the engine is off, the throttle lock automatically returns to the “start” setting. Your power tool will be ready to be started when you’re ready to get back to work.

  • Purge Pump Primer
    The purge pump primer feature enables the user to prime the carburetor with fuel, enabling easier starting. The purge pump primer is designed in a way that the operator cannot flood the machine by priming the carburetor too many times. Flooding the engine is still possible if the choke is not removed after the engine fires.

  • Reduced-Emission Engine Technology - Caring for Nature
    The STIHL Inc. “Caring for Nature” seal identifies its powered products that are more environmentally conscious, producing zero or low exhaust emissions. STIHL Inc. defines “low exhaust emissions” as being cleaner than EPA and/or CARB exhaust emission standards.

    More information

  • Multi-Function Control Handle
    Having easy access to all of the controls on one comfortable handle makes it easy to complete tasks so the operator’s hand never has to leave the handle.

  • Anti-Vibration System
    The STIHL anti-vibration system helps reduce operator fatigue and provides a more comfortable working experience.

  • Adjustable Support Harness
    STIHL backpack blowers and sprayers are equipped with an adjustable support harness that distributes weight evenly across the shoulders and back, reducing user fatigue.

    See it in action!

  • Low-Noise Sound Damper
    A noise suppression-muffler in the blower tube on the BR 500 makes this an ideal feature for homeowners or landscapers working in noise-sensitive areas.