Model#: BDKNGH900
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Black & Decker GH900 6.5 Amp 14 in. Straight Shaft String Trimmer

  • Black & Decker GH900 6.5 Amp 14 in. Straight Shaft String Trimmer
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With its lightweight and ergonomic design, the GH900 6.5 Amp String Trimmer offers homeowners a convenient yet powerful string trimmer. The high-torque 6.5 amp motor delivers plenty of power for basic trimming tasks around the home, while its ergonomic design offers easy transitions to edging tasks. Featuring an Automated Feed Spool (AFS) system, users never need to worry about bumping or manually feeding trimmer line during operation.
Features:
  • Patented power drive transmission delivers continous high-performance cutting action
  • Automatic Feed Spool (AFS) ensures trimmer line is continuously fed without the need for bumping or manually changing
  • Simple to start and quiet in operation
  • Powerful 6.5 amp motor delivers high-torque transmission for maximum performance
Includes:
  • 6.5 Amp 14 in. Straight Shaft String Trimmer - GH900
  • 0.065 in. Auto-Feed Trimmer Line Spools - AF-100
  • Cutting Guard
  • Auxiliary Handle

Specifications

Amperage: 6.5
Cutting Width: 14 in.
Drive Shaft Style: Straight
Drive Shaft Type: Fixed Shaft
Handle Type: D-Handle
Line Diameter: 0.065 in.
Line Feed System: Automatic
Voltage: 120V

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Reviews

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Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend (3)
No, I would not recommend this to a friend (2)
Pros
Powerful (3)
Lightweight (2)
Very nice product!
14" 6.5 Amp String Trimmer and Edger. Have had three different versions of this same trimmer in the past 5 years. This is the best by-far of the three trimmers. Could keep this model "as is" for the future models.
October 2, 2014
Originally posted at
6.5 amp 14 inch trimmer/edger
I bought this to replace a gas trimmer only because at the time that I bought gas my left arm worked, now that it is inoperable I needed something lighter than the gas trimmer, so I looked for the best trimmer with the best reviews and the best customer buys, Black & Decker had just that. Being basically the middle of the summer, trimmers were a little hard to find, Menards took care of my needs, it was the last one with it being the display model, no box but, had the instructions I needed, to get started and to find this site. Black & Decker has once again made a great product, I have a leaf blower that they manufacture and it has preformed flawlessly. Black & Decker is the company that gets the job done the first time and with ease, oh and the price was better than what I thought it would be, Black & Decker is the winner!
July 20, 2016
Originally posted at
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Lightweight
Great price
I bought this cause I was looking for a inexpensive trimmer and considering the price this is everywhere else I couldn't pass it up. I had trouble fixing the spool as the instructions are not clear. But other than that so far it's great works great. I've had no problems so far.
June 4, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Good product
Trimming and edging sidewalk
June 11, 2015
Use with .095 generic line to get some use.
Absolutely useless with the .065 line that comes with it, the pack of refills is useless too. Requires .095 trimmer line for any use. May not last for 20 years like my craftsman that it replaced.
December 26, 2014
Originally posted at
discentergrated upper bearing
gh900...make quaility bearing and disclaim if pulsing trigger is a problem...i replaced trimmer for client...small yard less than 70 ft.of trimming...i ll be using my Craftsman 25 cc weedwacker.......
May 25, 2015
Originally posted at
Motor bearing/bushing issue
Trimmer worked great for 1.5 years. Not sure why motor bearings/bushings wore out. I kept all vent openings cleaned out to prevent overheating. Was using the mower attachment and the motor started making noise, slowing down and finally stopped working.
September 11, 2016
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Recommendations
No, I would not recommend this to a friend
Pros
Powerful
Disappointed
I have a medium size yard and yet I was unanble to go half way around the perimeter without having to add line three times. I do not thing that could be considered normal usage.
April 23, 2016
Recommendations
No, I would not recommend this to a friend
Pros
Lightweight
Try something else
This trimmer uses too much line. Went through three reels (over $23) within 30 minutes of trimming. Also line feed keeps getting stuck.
Will need to buy something better.
April 3, 2016
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
I would buy this product again
Great Product
May 28, 2014

Questions & Answers

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How to remove protective Cover in order to repair
(I just purchased a used Edger
None on Apr 11, 2016
BEST ANSWER: For technical assistance, please contact Black & Decker directly at 1-800-235-2000
Is there an attachment that allows electric to be used with my battery trimmer
DON on May 21, 2015
BEST ANSWER: No, this trimmer cannot be adapted to work with a battery.
Can you respoll the heads once they run out of line or do you have to buy already spooled replacement heads? I see they are almost $10. If you have to buy replacement heads with line on them already how quickly do you go through one pre-lined head? A month? All summer? Thanks!
Rocky on Jun 15, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Yes, you can rewind the spool. Directions can be found on page 8 of the manual. Here is a link to the manual:
http://servicenet.blackanddecker.com/documents/English/Instruction%20Manual/90602174,GH900.pdf
Can you tell me what is the name of the replacement string? I would like to buy the trimmer, but I can't seem to find what you use when the string runs out?
Thanks
Ed on May 18, 2014
BEST ANSWER: The size of the line is 0.065 in. The model number for the auto-feed trimmer line spool is model AF-100.
The GH900 as an edger baffles me. I need a picture of what it should look like in this mode. Manual is very unclear. Even GOOD instruction would help.

Thanks much!
Buck on May 13, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Here is a link to Black & Decker's website. If you click under the picture of the trimmer on the image, you can see the edger in use.
http://blackanddecker.com/outdoor/GH900.aspx#

Warranty

Warranty Information

Black & Decker Tools and Home Products

Warranted for two (2) years from date of purchase. This warranty does not cover damage resulting from negligent handling, misuse or lack of reasonable maintenance and care. (Proof of purchase maybe required).