ECHO Introduces Battery Power to Its Telescoping Pole Saw Lineup
ECHO’s gas-powered OPE roster is packed full of tools for pros and homeowners alike. However, like many manufacturers, ECHO has also kept up with modern demands to offer cordless OPE solutions. In today’s case, we’re looking at the ECHO DPPT-2600H Battery-Powered Pole Saw to see what you can expect when you ditch the gas can.
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ECHO Battery-Powered Pole Saw Overview
- Model: ECHO DPPT-2600H
- Brushless motor
- Up to 16-foot reach
- Telescoping design
- Optional 4-foot extension provides up to 20-foot reach
- 10-inch bar and chain
- Variable speed
- Up to 200 cuts per charge
- Weight: 13.3 pounds bare; 17.3 pounds with battery
The ECHO DPPT-2600H pole saw features a telescoping design with a reach of up to 16 feet when fully extended, and you can expand the length even further with ECHO’s optional 4-foot extension (sold separately). A 10-inch bar and chain lets you prune limbs and branches up to 8 inches in diameter.
This tool runs on ECHO’s 56V battery platform, eliminating the fumes, noise, and maintenance associated with gas machines. Its brushless motor delivers up to 200 cuts per charge using a 5.0Ah battery. Plus, with variable speed settings, you can also set your cutting speed to the task at hand.
Finally, this tool’s lightweight design lets you use it with less fatigue, weighing just 17.3 pounds with the kitted 5.0Ah battery.
- Automatic, adjustable oiler
- Translucent oil tank
ECHO Battery-Powered Pole Saw Price
This pole saw retails for $679.99 for the bare tool and $799.99 for the kit, which includes a 5.0Ah battery and a rapid charger. You can find this tool at your favorite ECHO retailer. ECHO backs it with a 5-year consumer or 2-year commercial warranty.