Robot Lawnmower

Comparing the 450x and 430x Husqvarna Automower

The top selling models from husqvarna offer the highest cutting capacities and lowest noise levels and the most advanced features.

what are the main differences?

The appearance

First look and the automower 450x and 430x appear very similar and that is because they are. If you look closely you will notice that the top chassis is slightly different, this is because the 450x automower has ultrasonic sensors. Apart from this the machines look almost identical.

Ultrasonic sensors will slow the 450x automower […]

Husqvarna Rough Terrain Kit for Robot Mowers

Husqvarna Automowers can climb slopes up to 24 degrees and in 2019 a AWD Automower was launched that can climb 35 degrees. The rough terrain kit we stock, are for Automower models 310, 315, 315x, 420, 430x, 440 and 450x.

When do you need a rough terrain kit?

When you have Grass slopes which exceed 20 degreesYour lawn is unevenThe boundary of your lawn slopes away more than 10 degrees

What do you get in the box?

The […]

Can you cut two or more separate lawns with one robot lawn mower?

One Husqvarna Automower can cut multiple lawns. You can  achieve this with one of the the three methods below.
Different ways to create a secondary area for a robot lawn mower.
Create a passage for the Robot Mower
Install the robot mower so it can travel along a path between lawns. The positioning of the wires become more important the thinner the passage. With careful planning passages can be as small 60cm.  The robot will not be able to mow a passage […]

Robotic lawn mower for large lawns

Some robot lawn mowers can cut large lawns – but some can’t cope.

If you need a robotic lawn mower for large lawns there aren’t as many options as you might imagine. There are a great many of robot mowers on the market, but it is when larger sized gardens are to be covered that their shortcomings become apparent. Add in a bit of complexity, and some of them just can’t cope at all – you’ve wasted your […]

Do robotic lawn mowers work? Automower 450x – Before and after pictures

We’re often asked the question: do robotic lawn mowers work? Yes they do. Most people find it hard to believe that a small, electronic gadget can replace their expensive petrol lawnmower or tractor. Those very same people or often heard to say later, that the robot mower has been the best investment they have ever made, once they have experienced the results. After a few weeks the answer is clear: a robot mower can do it cheaper, […]

Why you should have a robot mower.

Robot mowers are life-changing.
This article will explain how a robot mower can change your life by giving you time for other things – and it will save you money.  Are you fed up with mowing your lawn? Paying to have your grass cut?  Or maintaining an expensive ride-on mower?  You don’t need to do it anymore.  Lawn mowing can be time consuming and hard work; and a healthy lawn doesn’t come easily.  But there is a new hi-tech solution […]

Robot Lawn Mower Vs Ride On Lawn mower

Robot Lawn Mower Vs Ride On Lawn Mower
 
The fight is on!!! Which is better? A robot lawn mower or a ride on lawn mower.
We are going to look at and compare the following aspects ?

Slope Performance
Cost
Size and Complexity of the Lawn
Lawn Appearance

 
Slope Performance
First up the Ride On Lawn Mower has a slope performance of around 15 Degrees. Safety being the main factor here,  tipping a ride on mower can me very dangerous!
The second  issue is a 4 Stroke engine requires […]

All Wheel Drive Robot Lawnmower !

New for 2019 the All-Wheel-Drive Automower is here!   (Automowers 435x AWD and 535x AWD)
Cutting grass on slopes has been a problem for some time.  Wheels slipping, machines tipping and seizing engines are a few things that can happen.
So here we  have Husqvarna making history again and providing an excellent solution for slopes up to 70% or 35 Degrees. Prevous models where able to cut grass on slopes up to 45% or 24 Degrees.

To achieve this all of the wheels […]

How does a Robot Lawnmower Work?

Years of development has gone into making robot lawn mowers work around the clock to deliver a well kept lawn despite bad weather, complex shapes, steep slopes, narrow passages and other obstacles.
The quick answer:
A Robot Lawnmower works inside an area defined by a boundary wire. Cutting little and often, it moves in a irregular pattern to prevent tracks forming. Returns to its charging station by itself to charge and then restarts. The size and complexity of the lawn will dictate how […]

Does a Robotic Lawnmower find its way back to the charging station?

So yes a robot Lawnmower will drive back to the charging station by itself.
There are many methods depending of the Brand and model.
At the moment  the best  Robotic Lawnmower on the market is the Husqvarna Automower 450x.

The charging station emits a signal to let the Automower find its location. This signal only reaches a few metres , so to get close the Automower will use the 3 methods below.

Irregular Method
Guide and Boundary Wires
GPS

This model will  always starts a search for […]