Which? Best buy

Which? Best buy

Which? is an organisation that champions the consumer; testing products side by side against the competition to give consumers honest, unbiased reviews and practical advice that helps them choose the best products.

See below two STIHL and VIKING products that have been awarded a Which? Best Buy for 2016.

ME 235 Electric lawn mower Which? Award winner
ME 235 Electric Lawn Mower

ME 235 Electric Lawn Mower

Which? review feedback:

"The VIKING ME 235 cuts well and leaves a smart finish on your lawn, and is a worthy Best Buy."

"It's light, but feels like a sturdy machine, and it has some features that make it easy to use."

Discover the VIKING ME 235 electric lawn mower

Discover the VIKING ME 235 electric lawn mower

Electric mowers get off to a flying start wherever a mains socket is available: with high reliability, simple operation and great cutting and collecting performance.

Features

  • The perfect mower for small lawns
  • A narrow 33 cm cutting width and weight of only 13kg makes the ME 235 particularly manoeuvrable and easy to steer around flower beds and bushes
  • The low noise, 1.2 kW motor mows cleanly and efficiently
  • The cutting height can be adjusted centrally to one of the five settings, while the easy-open 30 litre grass catcher box with integral level indicator is very easy to empty
MS 180 petrol chainsaw Which? award winner
MS 180 Petrol Chainsaw

MS 180 Petrol Chainsaw

Which? review feedback:

"This is one of the best chainsaws we've tested. It copes with all cutting tasks easily, so you'll need to expend very little effort to cut through logs."

"It's compact and easy to handle - great if you're cutting at different angles among branches."

Discover the STIHL MS 180 petrol chainsaw

Discover the STIHL MS 180 petrol chainsaw

STIHL chainsaws create international standards: they combine innovative technology, high performance, optimum ergonomics and low weight.

Features

  • A compact chainsaw for cutting firewood and property maintenance
  • The economical 2-MIX engine supplies the saw with plenty of power, whilst remaining light and well balanced
  • Easy access to side chain tensioner offers a simple approach to basic maintenance
  • Anti-vibration system for more comfortable use