High Wheeled Trimmer

    The ECHO Bear Cat HWSB is a self-propelled model with a smooth 3 speed transmission. The HWSB offers comfortable operating speeds of 1, 1.5, and 2 mph and is an easy-to-use option for many terrains.

    The HWSB high wheeled trimmer comes standard with .155mil nylon cutting line and cast iron mow ball, with specialty Triple Blade Brush Cutter and Sabre Tooth Blade kits available. The 14" dia. Sabre Tooth Blade can cut saplings and small trees up to 4” in diameter while the 14" dia. Triple Blade Brush Cutter makes short work of heavy weeds, cattails and underbrush.

    See ECHO Bear Cat High Wheeled Trimmer warranty details here.

    L x W x H:
    48" x 22" x 43"
    99 lbs.
    Briggs & Stratton 675 EXi Series
    Starter Type:
    Fuel Type:
    3 speed transmission
    Transmission Speeds:
    1.0 mph, 1.5 mph, 2.0 mph
    Cutting Width:
    Standard Mow Ball:
    Cast Iron
    Can I operate the Wheeled Trimmer on a hillside?

    The ECHO Bear Cat Wheeled Trimmer is capable of continuous operation on a slope not to exceed 15 degrees. Limited operation on slopes greater than 15 degrees is allowed.

    Do the Sabre Tooth Blade and Triple Blade Brush Cutter fit all models?

    Yes. They are compatible with all models.

    How difficult is it to perform maintenance on the machine?

    ECHO Bear Cat products are designed with ease of maintenance in mind. Proper maintenance is vital and should be performed routinely with blades, belts and bearings being most important.

    How do I change the trimming line?

    Change the line by folding a 20" piece of cutting string in half. Insert the piece into the slot of trimmer head disk until the bend in the string is past the line holder tab. Pull the string underneath the tab until secured in place. It may be necessary to remove pieces of broken/worn string before new string can be properly installed.

    How long will the plastic trimmer blades last?

    The plastic trimmer blades outperform and outlast any trimming line. However, saplings or hard objects will reduce their lifespan.

    Is there a rental application for this machine?

    Yes. Commercial landscapers and yard care specialists will have a seasonal need for this piece of equipment.

    What are the Sabre Tooth Blade and Triple Blade Brush Cutter used for?

    The Sabre Tooth Blade is designed to be used for cutting small trees, saplings, bushes, etc up to 2.5'' in diameter. The Triple Blade Brush Cutter is designed for the heaviest grass, weeds and brush growth. It can be reversed and/or sharpened to extend its lifespan.

    California Consumers: What is California Proposition 65?

    California’s Proposition 65 entitles California consumers to be made aware of products containing certain chemicals above designated threshold levels, enabling them to make informed decisions prior to purchase. WARNING: This product contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For additional information visit www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.