Black & Decker CMM1200 Lawn Mower Review
The powerful mulching function brought to you by the Black & Decker CMM1200 exceeds gas mower performance without its hassle and extra cost.
It is clean and convenient so mulching becomes an easy task with a breeze. It is also of good quality so you really get what’s worth of your money.
Perfect for people who…
This mulching mower is perfect for average to larger sized yards. Without the hassles of cords, you can do much more in less time saving your energy as well. It is safe and easy to use so anyone in your home can operate it with no worries. It is also very compact so this is great even for those who have limited space in their garage.
Operation and Functions
The CM1200 eliminates tricky pull starts and tangled extension cords while giving you enough power when you need it.
The mower’s deck offers a cutting width of 19 inches and offers you the choice of using the mulching plate to lay cuttings back on your lawn. You can use this as a free, chemical-free fertilizer. Or you can use a rear bag with a large 1.5 BU capacity to collect clippings.
You can select the mowing height from 1.5 to 3.5 inches whichever you need for a variety of conditions.
Easy to Use
The one start operation is very simple. All you have to do is insert the key and pull the lever and you can start mowing your lawn with ease. No pull cords or tune ups required.
Black & Decker CMM1200 easy storage. It has a one-touch height adjustment which lets you adjust the all four wheels at once with the pull of a single lever.
It is also very easy to put away. The handle folds to transform it to a more compact size so you can store it even in tight spaces.
Power and Performance
It uses a powerful 24-volt with 1200-watt permanent magnet electric motor. It can mow up to 1/3 acre on a single charge. That means it can cut a grass area of 10,000 to 12,000 square feet.
The Energy Star approval and support for Battery Recycling makes this not only friendly for the environment but also saves power. It is the first in its class to offer a charger that qualifies for this feature.
The battery charges 70 percent in just 3-4 hours and 100 percent overnight which also saves you money for your electricity bills.
Black & Decker also supports the activities of the Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corp. (RBRC) a non-profit organization in the US and Canada to help protect the environment.
Black & Decker CMM1200 Pros
No assembly required
Easy to start, easy to use and store
Very low maintenance. All you need is to sharpen the blade once or twice a year
Gives enough power with one charge
The mulching bag disconnects easily for storage
Black & Decker CMM1200 Cons
Not as light as gas mowers but it is very easy to maneuver
The mulching bag doesn’t hold much grass so you have to empty it to put in more
The Black & Decker CMM1200 is a great electric mower without the hassle of cords that can mow up to 1/3 acre of lot. This is especially perfect for mulching with easy to follow steps and easy to use functions. It is also very easy to push around so you work faster and more efficiently.
It may cost much more than traditional mowers but with the maintenance cost you save, not to mention gas and electricity bills, you actually save more money in the long run. If you’re looking for a powerful mulching mower and don’t like dealing with messy and tangled up cords, this is the perfect solution for your lawn care.