Milwaukee Tool introduces M18 FUEL 17” Dual Battery String Trimmer

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Milwaukee Tool has introduced the new M18 FUEL 17” Dual Battery String Trimmer. Meeting the performance, durability, and ergonomic needs of landscape maintenance professionals, this 17” string trimmer provides the capability to reach full throttle in under one second.

“Our new M18 FUEL 17” Dual Battery String Trimmer stands as an example of Milwaukee’s commitment to designing innovative, user-focused solutions to increase operator productivity,” explains Tony Buxton, Director of Product Management for Milwaukee Tool. “Through countless hours working alongside professionals on the job, we understand the demanding requirements of the professional landscaper and have worked to drive productivity on the properties they maintain. Leveraging our leadership in batteries, motors, and electronics, combined with a user-focused approach, we are transforming the industry’s expectations for the performance a battery-powered string trimmer can deliver."

Leveraging a POWERSTATE Brushless Motor, operators are provided with up to 2.5 Nm of torque and 2.4 HP while being able to maintain RPM in the most demanding applications without bogging down or impacting productivity. 

Maintaining this power throughout an application, the M18 has the ability to cut through the most difficult applications while sustaining the highest string speed. It delivers maximum productivity is delivered, helping operators get more done.

REDLINK PLUS Intelligence allows the Milwaukee String Trimmer reaches full throttle in under one second, increasing control and productivity in the application. Eliminating the common frustrations associated with gas string trimmers, such as pull starts, engine maintenance, and the mixing of gas and oil, this battery-operated string trimmer stands as a full replacement for gas-powered solutions. To meet performance expectations in certain high-demand applications while upholding system compatibility, this string trimmer requires the simultaneous use of two M18 REDLITHIUM™ batteries**.

Milwaukee is committed to improving productivity by providing performance-driven and trade-focused solutions so users can perform an entire day's work on one battery system. The M18 FUEL 17” Dual Battery String Trimmer is fully compatible with the entire M18 line, now offering more than 250 solutions.

**The M18 FUEL 17" Dual Battery String Trimmer is recommended for use with M18 REDLITHLIUM HIGH OUTPUT Batteries and optimized for use with 2 M18 REDLITHIUM HIGH OUTPUT XC 8.0 battery packs.


M18 FUEL™ 17” Dual Battery String Trimmer (Kit) – 3006-22

  • RPM: 4,900 / 6,200
  • Cutting Swath: 15” - 17”
  • Weight (w/ (2) M18™ REDLITHIUM HIGH OUTPUT™ XC 8.0 Batteries: 16.4lbs
  • Line Diameter: .080”/.095”/.105”
  • Speed Selector: Yes, 2 Speed
  • Trigger: Variable Speed Trigger
  • Shaft: Straight
  • Feed System: Bump Feed
  • Head Type: Easy Load

Includes: (1) String Trimmer, (2) M18 8.0Ah Battery, (1) M18 Dual Bay Battery Charger, (1) Shoulder Strap, (1) .080 String Trimmer Line 25’

Also available as bare tool (3002-20)

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