Black and Decker MM875

Black & Decker Lawn Mower Review

Model: Black & Decker MM875 Lawn Hog 19-Inch 12 amp Electric Mulching Mower with Rear Bag
8 cutting positions, including 1-1/4 and 3-1/2 inches
3-in-1 mulching capability
12 amp electric engine
Lifetime 19-inch mower deck

Price range
$236 to $249

Our view

Easy start up and almost zero upkeep required
12 amp motor that generates clean power; no emissions and less noise
Lifetime adjustable 19-inch deck
Equipped with rear bag and mulching insert
Can discharge through the rear and the side
Flexible handle height for comfortable operation
Foldable; allows easy storage
No gas, oil or lubricant needed
Can be easily modified to the user’s desired cutting height

Power cord can sometimes be a hindrance
Small wheels and mulching bag
Unsuitable for wet grass and even tall ones

The Black and Decker MM875 is the perfect solution for those who are looking for both quality performance and affordability. It is best for small and average-sized lawns and even terrain. It performs like a high-maintenance lawn mower but it actually needs zero upkeep. Even so, tt has a warranty of 2 years to ease your minds on any mishaps. With proper use and a little maintenance, it can even outlive its full 2-year warranty.

Our rating
4.9 stars

Alternative lawn mowers in same price range
Aside from the Black & Decker mm875, other practical and eco-friendly lawn mower options include the WORX WG783 Lil’ Mo 14-Inch 24-Volt Cordless 3-In-1 Lawn Mower with Removable Battery and the Earthwise 60120 20-inch 24-Volt Cordless Electric Lawn Mower.

12 amp electric power

The MM875 draws power from a 12 am electric engine that is specifically designed to produce zero emissions and significantly less noise. The mm875 can mow up to 100-foot radius of surrounding lawn area from the outlet where it is plugged. Generally, it can precisely trim down up to 1/4 acre of lawn area. Because the mm875 is electric, it eliminates the need for refilling gas, oil tune-ups, and cleanup of dirty filters.

The Black & Decker mm875 enables the user to make use of 8 cutting positions, which include a cutting height range of 1-1/4 3-1/2. This is made possible because both the front and rear wheels of mm875 are adjustable. As its name implies, the one-touch wheel adjustment only needs a single push and the wheels immediately respond to adjust to your desired height. The handlebar of this lawn mower is also adjustable, as well as its height handle. Additionally, it comes with a cushioned grip for steady and supported control. It gives so much versatility redefining what being in control means.

Dimensions when assembled: 36 in W x 22.5 in D x 17.63 in H
19-inch cutting path, can cover 100-foot radius of lawn area from the outlet
19-inch single cutting blade, rust-resistant
Lifetime 19-inch adjustable lawn mower deck; all four wheels can adapt to your desired height
Rear bag assembly with 3-in-1 mulching and discharge capabilities
Foldable handle
52 pounds
2-year limited warranty
Can be returned within 90 days
Best for flat/even terrain with few obstacles

Starting System: Electric start up
Drive System: Walk behind; requires manual push
Cut Width: 19”
Discharge Type: Rear and side discharge of glass clippings; 3-in-1 mulching ability
Wheel Type: 7” front, 8” rear
Grassbag Capacity:
Deck Height Adjustment: 8 cutting positions; modifiable with single button push
Handle Style: Cushioned grip and adjustable handle
Engine: 12 amp electric motor
Warranty: 2-year limited


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