Share This Page Print

 07179401000-1
Enlarge Image

Craftsman  32 cc 4-Cycle Backpack Blower

  Item#  07179401000 | Model#  41AR4BEG799
Close

Create a Review

 
 
 Rating 4.0 | 40 Reviews | Write a review
Reg Price: $309.99
Savings: $63.00
$246.99
I Own This Add to List
 

Specifications & Dimensions

Color and Styling:
Color/Finish: Red/black
Product Overview:
Blower Type: Backpack
Item Weight (lbs.): 15.5
Installation Requirements:
Assembly Required: Assembly Required
Motor-Engine:
Engine Cycles: 4-cycle
Engine Displacement (cc): 32
Starter Type: Pull Start
Warranties & Coverage:
General Warranty: 2 year limited
Noise Reduction:
Noise Level on High Speed (db): 72
Power and Performance:
Air Volume (cfm): 500
Max Air Speed (mph): 150

Overview

Ratings & Reviews

Special

Projects

Product Description

Clear Your Yard with Comfort and Ease by Using This 4-Cycle Backpack Blower

Ergonomic design along with a powerful 32cc engine makes this Craftsman 4-Cycle Backpack Blower a perfect combination of comfort and heavy-duty performance. Brawny Craftsman four-cycle engine can deliver up to 150MPH air flow velocity and 500CFM air flow volume to help get done with your yard clean-up quickly. Backpack feature with padded shoulders and harness makes this blower easier to navigate anywhere in your yard.

This gas powered 4-Cycle Backpack Blower features Incredi-PULL starting system and Speed Start technology giving it the sure start you need to quickly get done with your job. Use the variable throttle controls to adjust this backpack blower for optimum performance. Two bonus nozzles help concentrate the air flow to clear those hard-to-reach nooks in your yard.

  • Featuring a 32cc engine, the Craftsman 4-Cycle Backpack Blower is a great choice for all kinds of clean-ups
  • Gas powered engine produces 150MPH air flow velocity and up to 500CFM air flow volume
  • Incredi-PULL starting system and Speed Start technology offers quick, sure starts
  • Variable throttle control provides customized air flow speeds
  • Ergonomic harness backpack design and padded shoulder straps make for added comfort
  • Two bonus concentrator nozzles for precise clear-ups
  • Available in a red/black finish
  • Some assembly required
  • Two year limited warranty

Added on October 21, 2010

 

Overall, others give this:

40 Reviews Write a review
30 Reviewers (75.0%) would recommend this to a friend.
Overall Rating Breakdown:
5stars
4stars
3stars
(0)
2stars
1stars

Reviewers may have received a benefit, like a sweepstakes entry or rewards program points, in exchange for writing a review.
Those benefits were not conditioned on the positive or negative content of the review.

Most Helpful Reviews

Praise14 found this helpful
grinchman
Apr 30 , 2012
Absolutely love it!
I had a 4 stroke Troy Bilt hand held leaf blower. It worked ok, but didn't have much power. Also, it was very finicky about the gas I put in it. I purchased the Craftsman 32cc backpack blower after giving up on my Troy Bilt. I absolutely love it! It has more than enough power to get the job done and is very easy on the back. I have not had any of the problems with it like other reviewers have had (probably because I used the enclosed hose clamps for their intended purpose). It was very simple to set up out of the box. Just added oil and gas and used the supplied hose clamps on the tubes. After adding the oil and gas, it was time to start it for the first time. I set the choke at full and pressed the primer bulb 6 or 7 times. It started on the first pull. I ran it at half throttle for a couple of minutes to break in the engine and away I went. It turned a 30 minute job into 15 to 20 minutes. I highly recommend this blower to anyone who just wants a piece of equipment to work as advertised and is tired of spending half of their yard work time screwing around with mixing oil and gas.
Criticism14 found this helpful
JfromManalapan
Apr 29 , 2012
Far from impressive
I purchased this 2 years ago and use it 3 months out of the year. It was not powerful enough and I would spend an entire day blowing an average amount of leaves just in my front lawn. Now the engine went on it and warrantee is expired. It was properly taken care of and cost more to fix now then what a new one costs. Take my advise and spend $50 more and buy a Red Max professional leaf blower. It is worth the money. This one was is not worth it.
 

Wisconsin.shine

Oconomowoc, WI

Apr 17 , 2014
via mobile
Overall
Best Blower For Your American Dollar

I purchased this 4 cycle Craftsman Back-Pack blower before last fall, and since then, I've used it to clean up my yard and blow my driveway clear of snow!! I purchased an ECHO 2 cycle back-pack blower for $500 and I'll tell you what.....for the extra $250 you'll leave in your pocket, the craftsman is durable, powerful and easy to use!!! For the homeowner, this is the best bang for your American dollar!! I've tested them all!!

I would recommend this product to a friend.

Helpful
(1)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review

Elmackal

Allentown, PA

Apr 16 , 2014
via mobile
Overall
Excellent

Very useful item good price

I would recommend this product to a friend.

The reviewer indicated they are affiliated with this product. The reviewer indicated they received a sample of this product.
Helpful
(1)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review

hfsumgr

Howell, NJ

Apr 14 , 2014
Overall
Don't buy it!

I was disappointed with the power, or lack there of. Instead of returning it immediately, I kept it and wasted many additional hours every time I used it. In order to use the following fall, it needed to be brought in for service due to failure to start. By the end of the second season, it began to have starting issues again. You had to "play" with throttle and settings to get it started. Finally, it would not start. Last year I went back to my smaller, electric blowers. I do not wish to pay $100 to get this fixed so it is going into the garbage! A true WASTE OF TIME AND MONEY!!! I wouldn't recommend to someone I strongly disliked.


Helpful
(3)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review

ttlynch

Woodstock, GA

Apr 10 , 2014
via sears.com
Overall
Great

It is effective and a lot easier to use than the ones you hold. I like that I can just put it on my back and blow the yard as I have over an acre to keep clean

I would recommend this product to a friend.

Helpful
(1)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review

Itsnotrelevant

Stockbridge, GA

Mar 13 , 2014
via sears.com
Overall
Almost worthless

Used for one season, just barely. after just a few hours of use it started losing power. By the end of the season it looks as if the motor is blown, I called sears, they wont honor any warranty claim on it, and refuse to tell me what parts I might need to replace. ( im guessing piston, rings, and gaskets, but I can;t get the info. I love craftsman, but they are selling a horrible product in this blower.


Helpful
(5)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review

poormen

Monroe, NC

Mar 1 , 2014
via sears.com
Overall
NOT GOOD

had many problems with this blower: gas cap started leaking, engine stopped working, send it for repair, after i picked it up from sears still not working and had screws missing don't buy it is not good at all


Helpful
(3)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review

Johnebertrand

Lafayette, LA

Feb 17 , 2014
via sears.com
Overall
Comfortable excellent product

I would recommend this product to a friend.

Helpful
(1)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review

emgee00

Simi Valley, CA

Feb 13 , 2014
via sears.com
Overall
Craftsman tools are the best for the money!

Works great with great power. I was worried it wouldn't have enough power but it works awesome!

I would recommend this product to a friend.

Helpful
(1)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review

jjdol

Belford, NJ

Jan 15 , 2014
via sears.com
Overall
This was a bust

Had it for 1 year and it's engine just stoped working. I take care of my tools and never had problems with any of my other Craftsmens products until this one and there cords drills! I will neaver buy another craftsman tool or blower again. start making your garden products here in the U.S.A. like you use to!!!


Helpful
(1)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review

smallblock141

Reidsville, NC

Jan 2 , 2014
via sears.com
Overall
NICE BLOWER..

never owened one but it does what I need.... starts effortlessly...really blows...

I would recommend this product to a friend.

Helpful
(0)
Not Helpful
(0)
Flag this Review
  • Free shipping! Orders $59 or more Offer ends   01-Nov-2014 See details.
  • Online Only. Extra 5% off chippers, vacs and blowers sold by Sears. Reflected in price shown. Offer ends   04-Oct-2014 See details.

Connect With Craftsman

Shop Your Way Craftsman Instagram

Sign up for Email Savings

close x