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Cub Cadet BC490 (17") 25cc 4-Cycle Straight Shaft Gas with Separate String Trimmer and Brush Cutter Attachments

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BC 490

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Cub Cadet BC490 (17") 25cc 4-Cycle Straight Shaft Gas with Separate String Trimmer and Brush Cutter Attachments
Model: BC 490
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Features

  • Cub Cadet® 25cc PRO 4-Cycle Engine
  • More power at lower RPM's than a 2-cycle trimmer
  • Full-crank crankshaft design
  • Runs cleaner and produces less noise
  • Uses less fuel and does not require oil/gas mixing
  • Extended-Length Straight Shaft
  • Allows for easy trimming under shrubs & low bushes
  • Trimmer Attachment Has 17" Cutting Swath
  • Bump head line release, quickly & easily advances trimmer line
  • Uses standard .095" diameter line
  • Brushcutter Attachment Has 8-Inch, 4-Tooth Steel Blade With 1" Arbor Hole
  • Makes cutting that heavy vegetation an easy task
  • Attachment Compatible
  • Two piece shaft is designed to accept optional attachments
  • Turn your trimmer into a blower, edger, cultivator & more
  • See "Accessories" tab above for attachment options
  • Adjustable & Padded D-Handle
  • Provides added control & easy right or left-handed use

Specifications

BC 490
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Trimmer
Trimmer Head Type
Bump Feed
Line Diameter
0.095 Inches
Max Cutting Diameter
17 Inches
Tool-Less Line Replacement
Yes
Number of Cutting Edges
2 Strings
Shaft Shape
Straight
Attachment Capable
Yes
Swivel Cutting Head
No
Engine
Engine Brand
Cub Cadet
Starting System
Recoil Start
Engine Cycle
4-Cycle
CC
25 CCs
Fuel Tank Size
0.11 Gallons
Engine Cylinders
1 Cylinder
Oil Filter
No
Accessories
Shoulder Strap/Harness
Included
Overview
Weight
13.5 Pounds
Consumer Warranty
3 Years
UPC
084931844728
Additional Model Numbers

41AD490C912, BC 490

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Required Accessories 9
These accessories are required to properly setup/install this product.
Optional Accessories 10

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