Husqvarna 128CD Review

Tackle your next afternoon in the yard with this lightweight, multipurpose string trimmer from Husqvarna. A perfect curved shaft trimmer for homeowners, the 128CD offers easy starting thanks to the Smart Start recoil system and fuel pump. The strong, braided wire cable drive can handle hard work, and the T25 semi automatic trimmer head is ready for quick and easy loading. Plus, the detachable shaft allows for easy transport and storage, as well as a full line of useful trimmer attachments.


Auto return stop switch

Stop switch automatically resets to the ON position for easier starting.

Air Purge

Removes air from the carburetor and fuel system for easy starting.

Detachable shaft

Tooless coupler separates the shaft for easy transport and storage.


Smart Start

The engine and starter have been designed so the machine starts quickly with minimum effort.

Husqvarna 128CD Features

Husqvarna 128CDHusqvarna 128L
Auto return stop switch
Grass bevel gear
Comfortable handle
Air Purge
Smart Start
Detachable shaft
Tap ‘n Go

Husqvarna 128CD Specs

Husqvarna 128CDHusqvarna 128L
Cutting width17 in
43.2 cm
17 in
43.2 cm
Weight (excluding cutting equipment)11.11 lbs
5.04 kg
10.6 lbs
4.8 kg
Tube length56.93 in
144.6 cm
Tube diameter1 in
2.5 cm
1 in
2.5 cm
Cylinder displacement1.71 in3
28 cm3
1.71 in3
28 cm3
Power output0.75 kW
1 hp
0.75 kW
1 hp
Maximum power speed8 000 RPM8 000 RPM
Fuel tank volume13.53 fl oz
0.85 US pint
0.4 liter
13.53 fl oz
0.85 US pint
0.4 liter
Fuel consumption1.22 lbs/h
552 g/h
1.22 lbs/h
552 g/h
Idling speed2 750 RPM2 750 RPM
Spark plug
Electrode gap0.02 in0.02 in
Clutch engagement speed4 200 RPM4 200 RPM
Lubricant typeHusqvarna 2 stroke or equivalent at 50:1Husqvarna 2 stroke or equivalent at 50:1
Gear ratio1.41.4
Drive gear angle30°30°
Exhaust emissions (CO average)0.14 lbs/kWh
65.5 g/kWh
Exhaust emissions (CO average)
Exhaust emissions (CO average)
OEM Grass blade
OEM Harness
OEM Saw blade
OEM Trimmer headT25CT25 (L)
Sound and Noise
Sound pressure level at operators ear97 dB(A)97 dB(A)
Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA)114 dB(A)114 dB(A)
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) left handle30.2 ft/s2
9.2 m/s2
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) right handle17.72 ft/s2
5.4 m/s2
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) front handle15.75 ft/s2
4.8 m/s2
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) rear handle21 ft/s2
6.4 m/s2

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