Comfortable, backpack brushcutter

£875.00 EXCL VAT

£1,050.00 INC VAT

2 in stock

Engine displacement50.2cc
Dry weight*12.0kg
Handle typeLoop handle
Gear reduction ratio1.33

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The RM-520ES is a low vibration professional brushcutter featuring a high tensile steel driveshaft and loop handle. The backpack design makes it ideal for safer and comfortable use on banks and other difficult-to-reach areas.

It features a powerful 50.2cc two-stroke engine and Easy Start for effortless starting. The RM-520ES comes with a range of features designed to enhance performance and user comfort. These include a heavy duty air filter, throttle trigger protection, split boom design and a padded harness.

It is supplied with a trimmer head and blade.

This product is part of ECHO’s X Series range of “best-in-class” products. Click here to find out more about X Series.

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Part of ECHO’s range of “Best-in-class” products

50.2cc premium grade ECHO® engine

Ensures superior performance, durability and reliability


Spring assisted starting system for quick, almost effortless starting. Just one or two gentle pulls of the recoil will start the engine. A warm engine will usually start with one half pull of the recoil rope

Low emissions

Stage 2 compliant low emission engine means reduced exhaust emissions

Superior engine layout

Centre of gravity is closer to operator’s body reducing fatigue. The engine is fixed on the frame at an angle of 35° and only the cable swivels reducing user stress

Heavy duty air filter

For proven filtration

Deluxe padded harness

For operator comfort

Split boom design

Uncouples for easy transportation

Throttle trigger protection

For longer durability

Removable toolbag with reflector

Reduces snagging of cables on branches

Extended starter grip

For operator convenience and easier starting

‘Tap and Go’ system

Releases more line for the operator with a single tap


ECHO power tools come with a five year domestic warranty or a two year warranty in professional use (registration of ECHO products and servicing are necessary to validate the warranty)

Additional information

Engine displacement


Dry weight*




Fuel tank capacity

1.00 litres

Fuel consumption at max engine power

1.23 L/h

Start assist system


Handle type

Loop handle

Drive shaft diameter

8.0mm (Solid)

Main pipe diameter


Gear reduction ratio



* Without cutting attachment and shield

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