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BGE 71

Electric handheld blower with dual speed motor for homeowner use

General

BGE 71

The BGE 71 handheld electric blower is part of a new generation of lightweight and powerful STIHL blowers that are equally quiet and easy to use. Designed for homeowner applications, it features a dual-speed switch to control the air speed and can be converted to a vacuum with an optional Vac Kit.

Versions

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* Dealers may sell for less. Pricing on all chain saws, power tools and accessories will remain in effect until December 31, 2019. Illustrations and descriptions are as accurate as known at the time of publication and are subject to change without notice. STIHL Limited is not responsible for a printing error, the local STIHL Dealer has the final authority to set product pricing. Pricing valid at participating dealers only.

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Technical data

BGE 71

Technical data

Rated voltage (V) 120
Weight (kg / lbs) 3.0 / 6.6
Blowing Force (Newtons) 1) Low Speed: 6 | High Speed: 9
Air Volume at Nozzle (m3/h) / (cfm) 2) Low Speed: 394 / 232 | High Speed: 485 / 285
Maximum Air Velocity (m/sec) / (mph) 2) Low Speed: 53 / 119 | High Speed: 66 / 148
Average Air Velocity (m/sec) / (mph) 2) Low Speed: 47 / 105 | High Speed: 58 / 130
Sound Pressure Level (db(A)) Low Speed: 58 | High Speed: 64
Motor Output (kW / amp) 1.1 / 9.2

1) Newton is the force needed to accelerate 1 kg of mass at the rate of 1 m/sec2.
2) As per ANSI 175.2 standard

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Features

BGE 71

Standard features

  • Multi-function control handle Zoom
    Multi-function control handle

    Easy, comfortable single handed control means the operator's hand never leaves the handle.

  • Safety glasses Zoom
    Safety glasses

    For your personal safety, STIHL recommends you always use safety glasses whilst using a blower. A pair of safety goggles is supplied with this product.

  • Integrated cable strain relief Zoom
    Integrated cable strain relief

    The cable strain relief prevents the power cable from becoming accidentally disconnected.

The version(s) available in each country may differ from the above range and specifications; specific details may be subject to change without notice. Please ask your local STIHL Approved Dealer for further information.

Documents

Owners manuals and safety brochures

STIHL BGE 61, 71 Download PDF, 1.9 MB

Notes:

  • STIHL and VIKING online owner’s manuals are usually for the latest versions of the machine. Your product may be a slightly older production model but the manual will still be appropriate for the relevant model number.
  • The languages ​​contained in the document are also displayed in brackets, for example (GB) = English.