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KC170.9 Kress Commercial 60 V 16.5” brush cutter

Designed for landscaping companies and municipalities seeking to integrate sustainable practices into their operations, the Kress KC170 brush cutter stands out with its balance and maneuverability for precision landscaping work. Delivering a robust 1.5 kW of power rivaling a 30 cc gas engine, the Kress brush cutter ensures easy handling and reduced fatigue. As part of the Kress Commercial CyberSystem, it delivers high-end performance with the advantage of lower operating costs compared to gas and other battery systems. Learn more › Learn less

$ 499.99
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Key features
  • Delivers 1.5 kW - equivalent to a 30 cc gas engine
  • Quick-load trimmer head with standard 9 m spool capacity
  • 3 pre-set speed settings with a variable speed trigger
  • Multi-purpose trimmer guard
  • Rigid drive shaft
  • Adjustable magnesium tower set
  • Compatible with 105/109/130 mm trimmer head and 25/30 cm knife blade
  • LED control panel
  • Kress-built commercial-grade brushless motors
  • IPX4
Technical specifications
Battery voltage
60 V
60 V
Line length
9 m
Cutting speed
4200 / 5100 / 5900 rpm
Cutting diameter
16 17/32 in
Line diameter
NaN in
Blade length
11 13/16 in
Maximum cutting diameter
16.5 in
Line reload length
9 m
Cutting diameter (Knife blade)
30 cm
Cutting diameter (Trimmer head)
42 cm
In the box
Kress brush cutter KC170.9
Bike handle
Trimmer head
Knife blade
Debris shield
Standard double shoulder harness
Manual and documents

The definitive choice for commercial landscapers to transition from gas

Skeptical about a battery grass brush cutter being as good as a commercial gas-powered machine? Think twice. Rivaling or surpassing fossil fuel performance, the Kress KC170 will tackle any commercial project and it’s a smart business decision that will boost your productivity and your bottom line.

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Precision-crafted power

Engineered for robust tasks, this brush cutter boasts a 1.5 kW motor, delivering the equivalent thrust of a 30 cc gas model. It’s tailored for intense brush clearing, offering enduring, battery-powered efficiency for professional landscapers.

Consistent performance

Crafted for professionals, the built-in motor provides stable output and high torque, even in the toughest conditions.

Versatile trimming solution

The Kress KC170 brush cutter is built for flexibility, featuring interchangeable heads and cutter blades to skillfully handle a variety of cleaning tasks.

Effortless line reload

The Kress string trimmer is equipped with a quick-load head that accelerates the process, significantly reducing downtime.

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Precision speed control

The Kress commercial brush cutter offers a safe, efficient solution for maintaining both roadsides and public spaces with its variable speed trigger.

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Advanced low-vibration technology

The Kress KC170 operates with a hushed efficiency, featuring significantly reduced vibration and noise levels. It's crafted for serene landscaping tasks, enhancing comfort while preserving neighborhood tranquility.

Ergonomic offset handlebar design

This high handlebar design, crafted for professional landscapers, provides generous leg clearance to comfortably navigate sloped terrain. Its ergonomic configuration ensures reduced fatigue during extended use, making precision tasks on varied landscapes more manageable.

Customizable comfort

This brush cutter's bicycle handle adjusts to your grip, ensuring comfort and control to reduce fatigue during extended landscaping tasks. Its smart design streamlines storage and transport.

Engineered for endurance

Crafted with a commercial-grade brushless motor, a heavy-duty, rigid driveshaft, and an aluminum gearhead, the Kress KC170 brushcutter is built to withstand the rigors of professional use, offering reliability without the need for frequent maintenance or replacement.

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