London, ON, 09/15/2016

STIHL's Powerful 4-Mix Backpack Blower

The BR 700 is a powerhouse backpack blower

STIHL's Powerful 4-Mix Backpack Blower

The BR 700 is the ultimate backpack blower for landscapers, municipal workers and stadium clean-up crews who would benefit from the extra power of the BR 700 to effectively gather up leaves, clippings and litter. It is equipped with the advanced STIHL 4-MIXTM engine to provide lower fuel consumption and reduced emissions. The ergonomic design of the BR 700 provides improved user comfort with a new tool-less adjustable length blower tube and handle. The switch position on the control handle is conveniently always in the "on" position for a quick and simple start. The features of the BR 700 make it the premium choice for urban and rural areas that require heavy-duty clean-up.

Increased blowing force - More cleaning capacity per hour
Variable blower tube length - Simple and easy to adjust
Tool-less handle position adjustment - Rapid modification
Variable speed throttle lock (cruise control) - Convenient locking of throttle trigger
Simplified starting procedure - Automatic choke reset (choke lever returns automatically on accelerating)
STIHL anti-vibration system - Low back vibration
Lightweight - Physical strain reduced

BR 700 Backpack Blower

Displacement: 64.8 cc
Power Output: 2.8 kW
Weight*: 10.6 kg/23.4 lb
Sound Level: 75 dB(A)
Air Volume: 912 cfm
Air Velocity: 166 mph/267 km/h
Blowing Force: 35 Newtons

MSRP is $729.95

*Excluding fuel.

About STIHL Limited
STIHL Limited, headquartered in London, ON, is a subsidiary of ANDREAS STIHL AG & Co. KG. STIHL is the number one selling brand of handheld outdoor power equipment in Canada. STIHL manufactures a full line of powerful, lightweight and versatile handheld outdoor power equipment for homeowners and professional users. STIHL products are only sold through servicing power equipment dealers from coast to coast – not mass merchants. For more information or the name of the closest STIHL Dealer visit the STIHL website at

Gail Kenworthy, STIHL Limited – 519.681.3000

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