Snapper XD SXDST82K 82V MAX Cordless Electric String Trimmer Kit
Snapper XD SXDST82K 82V MAX Cordless Electric String Trimmer Kit consists of an ultralight, but powerful Snapper 82V cordless string trimmer, 82V lithium battery, and rapid lithium battery charger.
Ergonomic design, easy controls, plenty of power, long runtime, etc. help the user to keep the garden clean and neat, especially when the trimmer's Power Head is combined with several other available tools and attachments.
Published: August 27, 2021.
Snapper XD SXDST82K Features and Specifications
Snapper XD 82V cordless string trimmer is offered in two versions:
- Snapper XD SXDST82K (Model 1687875): cordless string trimmer kit consisting of Snapper XD 82V cordless string trimmer, Briggs & Stratton 82V Max Lithium-Ion 2.0Ah battery, and rapid battery charger,
- Snapper XD SXDST82 (Model 1696771): Snapper XD 82V cordless string trimmer (bare tool).
This article is about Snapper XD SXDST82K (Model 1687875) cordless string trimmer kit - Briggs & Stratton 82V Max Lithium-Ion 2.0Ah battery can be used to power other compatible tools, while included rapid charger can be used to charge other Briggs & Stratton 82V MAX batteries.
On the other hand, if You already own the required battery and charger, the bare tool model can come relatively cheap - hence the standardization of the batteries and chargers of many brands.
Snapper XD SXDST82K cordless string trimmer weighs 11.5 pounds (~5.2 kg) without the battery which weighs 3.28 pounds (1.49 kg - 2.0Ah model, included) or 5.47 pounds (2.48 kg - 4.0Ah model, can be ordered separately).
Obviously, Snapper XD SXDST82K is not the lightest cordless string trimmer on the market but a fully charged 82V 2.0Ah battery offers an operating time of up to 40 minutes, while an 82V 4.0Ah battery offers an operating time of up to 80 minutes.
Snapper XD SXDST82K is powered by a highly efficient brushless 800W electric motor, with easy-to-use push controls supporting the variable line speed.
Maximum no-load line speed is ~5000 RPM and with 16 inches (40.6 cm) cutting swath providing maximum line speed of ~350 ft/s (~106 m/s), ensuring clean and even cuts.
Dual-line trimming head comes with bump feed feature and contains up to 20 feet of 0.08 inches (2.03 mm) trimming nylon line.
The trimming head is made of cast metal, while a 1-inch (25.4 mm) pole is made of aluminum, keeping the weight relatively low.
One of the very interesting features of the Snapper XD SXDST82K cordless string trimmer is that its Power Head can be detached from the trimming head. This allows the user to use one Power Head and several more tools, including:
- Lawn Edger (Part#: 1697211) - includes two steel cutting blades with a protective shield and balancing wheel,
- Cultivator (Part#: 1696891) - features adjustable 10-inch (25.4 cm) tilling width and 4 (four) 9-inch (22.9 cm) tines,
- Brush Cutter (Part#: 1696899) - features 3 steel cutting blades with 10-inch (25.4 cm) cutting width,
- String Trimmer (comes by default),
- Pole Saw (Part#: 1696893) - features 10-inch (25.4 cm) Oregon chain, 200 ml oil capacity, and 90-degree pivoting head,
- Hedge Trimmer (Part#: 1696895) - comes with 17-inch (43.2 cm) steel blade and 90-degree pivoting head,
- Extension Pole (Part #: 1696901) - extends the user's reach up to 13 feet (~4 m).
Having a single Snapper 82V XD Power Head allows the user to do plenty of work around the home, including patio, garden, lawn, etc.
Note: Most of these tools are rather simple and easy to use. However, before the very first use, be sure to read the Owner's Guide(s) thoroughly in order to get accustomed to your new tool(s).
For the most up-to-date offers and prices, feel free to check the Snapper XD 82V MAX Tools and Attachments Amazon link (link opens in the new window).
Snapper XD SXDST82K Battery and Charger
Snapper XD SXDST82K comes with an 82V 2.0Ah battery and one lithium battery rapid charger.
Briggs & Stratton 82V MAX 2.0 Lithium-ion Battery (BSB2AH82) features maximum voltage of 82 volts and nominal voltage of 72 volts. With its capacity of 2.0 Ah, the battery is able to store 144 Wh of energy.
The BSB2AH82 battery weighs 3.28 pounds (1.49 kg) and can be used to power other Snapper XD tools compatible with Briggs & Stratton 82V MAX lithium batteries.
When the battery is recharged using a rapid charger (included) it takes just 30 minutes to recharge the battery completely, while it may power cordless string trimmer for up to 40 minutes.
For people having more Snapper 82V XD tools or those planning to buy more Snapper 82V XD tools (or attachments), Briggs & Stratton 82V MAX 4.0 Lithium-ion Battery (BSB4AH82) is recommended.
The BSB4AH82 battery weighs 5.47 pounds (2.48 kg), features a maximum voltage of 82V, a nominal voltage of 72 volts, and a nominal capacity of 4.0Ah. Also, it can store 288Wh of energy and is compatible with other Snapper 82V XD tools.
When being charged using a rapid battery charger, it can be fully recharged in 60 minutes (1 hour), while it can power a cordless trimmer for up to 80 minutes.
If required, it can be easily ordered using the following Briggs & Stratton 82V MAX 4.0 Lithium-ion Battery (BSB4AH82) Amazon link (link opens in the new window).
Snapper XD BSRC82 82V Lithium-Ion Battery Rapid Charger comes by default with Snapper XD 82V cordless trimmer kit, allowing the user to quickly recharge compatible 82V batteries:
- 2.0Ah: 13 min 50% charge, 30 min 100% charge,
- 4.0Ah: 25 min 50% charge, 60 min 100% charge,
- 5.0Ah: 32 min 50% charge, 75 min 100% charge).
Snapper XD SXDST82K 82V MAX Cordless Electric String Trimmer Kit comes with a 5-year limited tool warranty and a 2-year limited battery warranty.
Long Story Short: If You are looking for a cordless string trimmer, especially the one that can be converted into other gardening/lawn tools, consider this unit.
It is relatively lightweight but very powerful, easy to use and maintain, and in the end, it gets its job done.
For more reviews and recommendations, feel free to check the Snapper XD SXDST82K 82V MAX Cordless Electric String Trimmer Amazon link (link opens in the new window).