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RedMax HB281 Blower

RedMax HB281 Blower

The HB281 is the ideal blower for the operator looking for high performance and durability in a handheld. The HB281 handheld blower features a 28.0 cc, 1.1 horsepower engine that produces a maximum air speed of 170 mph. This high power to weight ratio enables the operator to complete the job quickly with minimal fatigue. A gutter kit is available as an optional accessory.


Air flow in housing

470 cfm

Air flow in pipe

425 cfm

Air speed

170 mph



9.4 lbs


4.26 kg

Product size length

14.9 in

Tube diameter

0 in


Cylinder displacement

28 cm³

Power output

1.1 hp

Maximum power speed

8000 rpm

Fuel tank volume

16.9 fl oz

Idling speed

3000 rpm

Electrode gap

0.024 in

Fuel consumption

575 g/kWh

Engine Family CARB


Engine Family EPA


Sound and Noise:

Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA)

112 dB(A)

Sound power level, measured

109 dB(A)

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