Updated 29 Sep 2016

Makita

DLM431

Snapshot: The Makita DLM431 is a catcher-only petrol mower that weighs 15.6kg and has a cutting width of 43cm. But is it a smooth operator?

DLM431
Consumer score
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Avg price

$799

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Key data

Model

Type
Catcher-only
Avg price
$799

Specifications

Noise (dBA)
66/82
Weight (kg)
15.6
Cutting height range (mm)
15-75
Starter
Electric
Run time (minutes)
28
Charge time (minutes)
60
Cut width (cm)
43
Handle height (cm)
101/105
Closeness of cut to vertical edge (front/right/left) (mm)
135/15/15
Chassis
Plastic
Engine
n/a
Voltage
36
Battery size tested
6.0
Battery cost
$188 (1 x 5.0Ah, two required)
Starter location
Handle

Features

Console (skin)/battery cost
$599
Self-propelled drive
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More Info

Notes
Kit is called DLM431PT2, console is DLM431Z
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