Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361)

Item no: 75310
$99.99
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  • Product Type: Electric Power Shovel
  • Clearing Width: 12 in.
  • Start Type: Electric
  • Assembled Depth: 6 in.
  • Assembled Width: 13.5 in.
  • Assembled Height: 15 in.
  • Chute Material: Plastic
  • Color Family: Red
  • 12 in. W clearing
  • 6 in. cutting depth
  • Removes up to 300 lbs of snow per minute
  • 7.5 amp motor
  • Poly V belt drive with curved rotor
  • Clears snow from walks, steps and decks
  • Throws snow up to 20 ft.
  • Makes clean-up fast and easy
  • Lightweight only 13.5 lbs.
  • Minor assembly required
  • 2 year warranty


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Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361)
 
4.2

(based on 40 reviews)

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84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (32)
  • Good power output (14)
  • Good grip (12)
  • Durable (11)
  • Maneuverable (10)

Cons

  • Difficult to use (3)
  • Heavy (3)
  • Poor grip (3)

Best Uses

  • At home (20)
  • Driveway (5)
  • In the yard (5)
  • Minor projects (5)
  • Gifts (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual do-it-yourselfer (15), Avid do-it-yourselfer (10), Novice (6), Do-it-yourself (4)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (26)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Electric Shovel Conquers Chicago Snow!!!

I just purchased a Toro 38360 Electric Power Shovel Plus today and I was very impressed with how well it performs. As many of you know, we just got hammered with some pretty heavy...Read complete review

I just purchased a Toro 38360 Electric Power Shovel Plus today and I was very impressed with how well it performs. As many of you know, we just got hammered with some pretty heavy snowfall this weekend in the Chicagoland area. If you are a city dweller or suburbanite that needs to clear walkways, sidewalks, and patios....this is the machine for you. It easily throws snow 15' or more. I found that using a technique like you were using a vaccum cleaner on carpet tends to work the best. Now on the flip side...if you intend on doing a driveway...keep your shovel...or ante up and buy a real snowblower. The path of the machine is only 12" and it would take alot of your time using this.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Toro Lighweight Electric Power Shovel

We purchased the electric power shovel for use on cement porch steps. After two snowfalls, we took it back because it did not live up to the "promo". You must push...Read complete review

We purchased the electric power shovel for use on cement porch steps. After two snowfalls, we took it back because it did not live up to the "promo". You must push it forward, snow moves forward also, you are just "pushing more snow". It should have the ability to blow the snow away from your work. The plastic frame, after using it two times is showing excessive "wear". The box or salesman did not say that this is recommended for "outdoor" carpeted steps only. That it isn't made for cement. I suppose it would also be useable on wood steps. We were very disappointed.

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5.0

Perfect for what I wanted

By MisterL

from Buffalo NY

Pros

  • Clears to the Pavement
  • Easy Quick Snow Removal
  • Lightweight
  • Maneuverable
  • Throws Far

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Deck
    • Roof
    • SIDEWALK
    • Stairs

    Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

    I bought this to clear snow from a multi-level deck and stairs. Can't be beat for that. I have also used I a couple times to get excess snow off my roof. I live near Buffalo NY, and we get a good amount of snow. This makes winter easier to cope with.

    (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    AWESOME TOY!!

    By HSH

    from Oxford, MI

    About Me Do-It-Yourself

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Maneuverable

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Parking Area
      • SIDEWALK
      • Yard

      Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

      Just plug in and go! I have used this on a 3" lighter weight snow and today on a 10"+ medium weight snow and it does the job! With the lighter weight snow I did the sidewalk and the cement parking area (6-7 cars).With the deeper snow I had to go forward 2-3 feet and back half a foot or a foot, but it would have taken an extremely long time if I used a shovel. Today I did in front of the garage (I have a plow that attaches into my trailer hitch for my 500' long driveway),a 40' sidewalk, a 40' path to a birdfeeder, and a 100' path to where I feed the deer, and it worked great! It's still some work, but not anywhere what a shovel would have been. Oh, and I am a 64 year young woman! Great girl toy!

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      works verywell for clearing my deck

      By peanuts

      from worcester,ma.

      About Me Do-It-Yourself

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Maneuverable
      • Throws Far

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

          works good for what I wanted,which was to clear my deck

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Makes shoveling snow fun!

          By Julie

          from Rochester, NY

          About Me Novice

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Clears to the Pavement
          • Lightweight
          • Maneuverable
          • Throws Far

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Porches
            • Walkways

            Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

            Very easy to use. The people at Maier Hardware were so nice! I am definitely going to shop there in the future.

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Does what it promises!

            By Symphkeys

            from Pottstown, PA

            About Me Do-It-Yourself

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Clears to the Pavement
            • Lightweight
            • Maneuverable
            • Throws Far

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Driveway
              • Patio
              • Walk

              Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

              This power shovel certainly makes removing snow from small areas easy. It works best on lighter snow , but will handle wet snow if it's not too deep. This is a great alternative to the backbreaking chore of shoveling snow.

              (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Pretty good after all!

              By Josh

              from Central Illinois

              About Me Handyman

              Pros

              • Clears to the Pavement
              • Lightweight
              • Maneuverable
              • Throws Far

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Driveway

                Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                I was given this as a gift from my mother in law. I used it on a snow fall of about 2" just to try it, it didn't perform very well and I almost put it up for good.
                Fast forward a month later and we got about 5" of snow, it handled it like a champ. My only complaint is the handle is a bit short for taller people( I'm 6'2" ) and you have to bend over like using a shovel.
                We usually don't get a lot of snow and as long as this works I cant justify spending $300 plus on a snow blower that will just sit and rot in the garage most of the year.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Toro 12 " Power Shovel

                By FUD

                from BRISTOL, ri

                About Me Do-It-Yourself

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Clears to the Pavement
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                    Needed something light weight and maneuverable to clear snow from my 16' x 24' upstairs outside deck.

                    (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Perfect for my needs

                    By Lynne

                    from Wood Dale, IL

                    About Me Novice

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Clears to the Pavement
                    • Lightweight
                    • Throws Far

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Driveway
                      • Paths

                      Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                      I have a snow clearing service with my association but they will not clear around or between cars in the driveway. This can leave a lot of snow between mine and my neighbor's car. This is perfect to clear everything out between and around the cars. It's very light and is perfect in not aggrevating my back issues.

                      (5 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      I would buy this again

                      By Pam

                      from New Phila Ohio

                      About Me Novice

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Lightweight
                      • Maneuverable

                      Cons

                      • Not For Heavy Snow

                      Best Uses

                      • Side walk

                      Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                      Not for use on heavy wet snow. It is easy on the back

                      (3 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      3.0

                      Beats shoveling

                      By Active Senior

                      from Prairie Village, KS

                      About Me Over 65

                      Verified Reviewer

                      Pros

                      • Throws Snow 20 Feet

                      Cons

                      • Needs Improvement

                      Best Uses

                      • Sidewalks

                      Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                      No picture to show orientation... hardware store had handle assembled backwards. Once figured out properly, worked as designed. Throws snow forward only, so if you are unable to shovel downwind, you will get a lot back in your face. This product will elimnate the lifting of a heavy wet shovel-full of snow, which is what leads to a lot of heart attacks, but you must still push the Power Shovel into the snow. This will be a lot of work on 8 inch snowfall, advancing about 3 feet at a time. Less snow, more easily shoveled. Need several lengths of power cord to do long sidewalks.

                      (6 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      LADIES here's your SHOVEL

                      By Pclevel

                      from DENVER, CO

                      About Me Novice

                      Pros

                      • Clears to the Pavement
                      • Lightweight
                      • Maneuverable
                      • Throws Far

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                          Snowblowers are heavy, and sometimes to much power for ladies or elderly folks. I found this to be just like vacuuming. It's a breeze to use and it is much more powerful than I expected. No gas, no oil, NO MESS. Clue....don't throw snow "into" the wind. Start on the other side so your back is to the wind.

                          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          4.0

                          Excellent tool!

                          By Jan

                          from Fort Collins, CO

                          About Me Beginner

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Lightweight
                          • Powerful

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • At Home

                            Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                            I wasn't sure I would like this electric power shovel; however, it was a lot more powerful than I originally thought. I felt it was a cross between a shovel and a vacuum. My back hurt after using it, but I think that is because I kept lifting it to change directions (it's not heavy, but I am only 5' tall). I think the optimal way of removing driveway snow would be to go in a zig-zag pattern (never lifting the Toro) till you reach the sidewalk. I've only used it once, but look forward to trying it again. Made snow removal much faster compared to using a shovel.

                            • Primary use:
                            • Personal

                            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            5.0

                            Correct

                            By JW

                            from Stratford,connecticut. 06614

                            About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Accurate
                            • Durable
                            • Good Grip
                            • Lightweight
                            • Powerful
                            • Versatile

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • At Home
                              • Gifts
                              • In The Yard

                              Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                              Good for doing my driveway and sidewalk. I haven't tried using the electric shovel on the yard or deck. I like the toro elect. Easy to use, no hassle, no oil changes or gas, I would say to other customers it's a good buy.I don't have to bring my snow plow out of the shed now. I saw this product being used in my neighborhood,liked it.I was amazed so I said what am I doing with this plow in my hands, " hoofs" JW. 1/30/12

                              • Primary use:
                              • Personal

                              (1 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

                               
                              4.0

                              My experience with purchasing this item

                              By Judy

                              from Hendersonville, NC

                              About Me Beginner

                              Pros

                              • Lightweight

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • At Home

                                Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                The product was very satisfactory although my experience with purchasing this item was less than satisfactory. The only one that was available was the display model which they said did not have any instructions with it. I told them that I was buying this for my mother to use and I couldn't believe that an item of this type would have no instructions. The salesperson laughed and told me that it was simple to use and didn't need instructions. I insisted that they get instructions or I wouldn't buy it. Someone finally printed the instructions from the computer.
                                When I purchased the item, I was told that it was not returnable. The entire experience was awful and I will probably stay away from this particular store in the future.

                                • Primary use:
                                • Personal

                                (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                4.0

                                BACK SAVER

                                By Jim Solin

                                from St Paul, MN

                                About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                Pros

                                • Durable
                                • Lightweight

                                Cons

                                • Poor Grip

                                Best Uses

                                • At Home
                                • Minor Projects

                                Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                TOWNHOME LIVING IS GREAT UNTIL THE FIRST BIG SNOW, WITHOUT MY POWER SHOVEL THE CHANCES OF GETTING OUT OF MY GARAGE WOULD BE SLIM.Toro you have a winner!!!!!!

                                • Primary use:
                                • Personal

                                (1 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                3.0

                                Liked my first one better

                                By Joyce

                                from Springfield, Vermont

                                About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                Verified Reviewer

                                Pros

                                • Powerful

                                Cons

                                • Difficult To Use
                                • Heavy
                                • Needs 3-prong adapter

                                Best Uses

                                • At Home
                                • In The Yard
                                • Minor Projects

                                Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                handles up to 4" light snow
                                rather clumsy, housing is large
                                Has 2-prong connector, my extension cords all have 3-prong as required by law.

                                • Primary use:
                                • Personal

                                (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                 
                                5.0

                                Easy to use

                                By Grammygram

                                from Ilinois

                                About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                Pros

                                • Durable
                                • Good Grip
                                • Lightweight
                                • Powerful
                                • Versatile

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • At Home

                                  Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                  This Toro has performed exactly as expected. This year as we all know has been more snowy than in recent years and with the Toro there has been less anxiety about getting out of the house since most of us don't get to sit out these storms. I haven't noticed any tiredness from holding the kill button and like it for that reason. Snow in my face isn't an issue either especially if you're working while it's still snowing. I would recommend this to anyone.

                                  • Primary use:
                                  • Personal

                                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  4.0

                                  Does what I expected.

                                  By Randy

                                  from New Berlin Wisconsin, 53151

                                  About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                  Pros

                                  • Clears small areas well
                                  • Durable
                                  • Good Grip
                                  • Lightweight

                                  Cons

                                  • Could use more power
                                  • Lacks Power

                                  Best Uses

                                  • At Home

                                  Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                  Bought this power shovel to clear small areas and light snow falls, it preforms well and does what I wanted it to do.

                                  It's was easy to adjust for my size and grip and is simple to operate, I would buy it again and recomend it to others.

                                  Could use a snow direction lever and more power, but these additions would not be worth the added weight and cost, works well as is.

                                  • Primary use:
                                  • Personal

                                  (1 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  3.0

                                  not for me

                                  By tweety

                                  from central new york

                                  About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                  Pros

                                  • Lightweight

                                  Cons

                                  • Difficult To Use
                                  • Not versatile enough

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Small areas

                                  Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                  there was no way to direct the snow being thrown, so it kept coming back in my face, no matter what direction I walked in.
                                  I also found the extension cord (doesn't come with it) kept getting in the way.
                                  It was just easier to shovel the old fashion way.
                                  I did end up returning the item.

                                  • Primary use:
                                  • Personal

                                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                   
                                  4.0

                                  Great for Decks and sidewalks; sharp!

                                  By Steve

                                  from Wisconsin Rapids, WI

                                  About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                  Pros

                                  • Durable
                                  • Good Grip
                                  • Lightweight
                                  • Powerful

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • At Home

                                    Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                    My wife bought this for a Christmas present this year to help alleviate shoveling our deck that has a sunk in hot tub. With the amount of snow we receive yearly, a hand shovel just doesn't cut it. This snow thrower has saved my back ache and time.

                                    • Primary use:
                                    • Personal

                                    (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                     
                                    1.0

                                    Poor Performance Augar badly eroded

                                    By TJ

                                    from Spokane, WA

                                    About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                    Pros

                                    • Good Grip
                                    • Lightweight

                                    Cons

                                    • Flimsy

                                    Best Uses

                                    • At Home

                                    Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                    I bought this in late November 2010 and used it twice to clean off walkway and driveway while my gas snow blower was being repaired.
                                    During the second use, the augar blades were worn down to the point that they failed to work. What a disappointment! Ace people told me essentially, "tough agates" . Not suppose to use on driveways. Funny, I have an electrical Toro 12 inch wide snow blower that I have used for years on the same driveway and walk, without a problem. I would not/will not recommend this product to friends or anyone else.

                                    • Primary use:
                                    • Personal

                                    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                     
                                    5.0

                                    Power Shovel!

                                    By Jan

                                    from Edison, NJ

                                    About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                    Pros

                                    • Durable
                                    • Good Grip
                                    • Lightweight
                                    • Powerful
                                    • Versatile

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • At Home
                                      • Gifts
                                      • In The Yard

                                      Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                      Use as a shovel and a snow blower. The best way to describe it as a friend once said - a snow blower on a stick!!
                                      It's rather light weight - It doesn't use much "elbow grease", and it gets the job done fast!
                                      The one thing that is not so great is that you do have to hold the button down while it's in use.

                                      • Primary use:
                                      • Personal

                                      (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                       
                                      1.0

                                      Shovel works better

                                      By Roger

                                      from Iowa

                                      About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                      Pros

                                      • None

                                      Cons

                                      • Difficult To Use
                                      • Heavy

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Minor Projects

                                      Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                      Bought this for my wife because she thought it would be handy for her to use when I wasn't home to run the snow blower or shovel. We're both disappointed in this purchase. It's not easy to use when you're fighting with the cord & trying to not have the wind blow snow back in your face. It also becomes tiring to use after a while, it's not that light compared to a shovel. The only good use we found was for clearing snow off our deck. This will be for sale at our next garage sale.

                                      • Primary use:
                                      • Personal

                                      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                       
                                      5.0

                                      Great product

                                      By Lee

                                      from West Springfield, ma.

                                      About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                      Pros

                                        Cons

                                        • Poor Grip

                                        Best Uses

                                          Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                          read a lot of reviews before purchase. Machine works as advertised. Trigger very tiring after 15 minutes of use. Bought a toggle switch, drilled a hole on side of handle & by passed the trigger. No tool is perfect, but this is pretty near if you used it for decks and small walkways

                                          • Primary use:
                                          • Personal

                                          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                           
                                          5.0

                                          Very good for the task it was made for.

                                          By Andy

                                          from Cape Cod

                                          About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                          Verified Reviewer

                                          Pros

                                          • Powerful

                                          Cons

                                          • Basic
                                          • Poor on icey snow

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Snow or Slush

                                          Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                          We got this thrower to use on Cape Cod where it is normal to get rain when Boston gets snow. When it dose snow it is normal to get a few inches that needs to be plowed or shoved. It seems to work well on a few inches of snow but it wouldn't help if you have feet to plow out. Also it only has one speed and one direction to throw the snow. Overall it should work well for our smaller than avg driveway, deck and walk and the money saved over a bigger thrower can be used to hire someone when it gets really deep.

                                          • Primary use:
                                          • Personal

                                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                           
                                          5.0

                                          Great for the money

                                          By desgnr

                                          from Telford, Pa.

                                          About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                          Verified Reviewer

                                          Pros

                                          • Lightweight
                                          • Powerful

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • At Home

                                            Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                            I wanted a larger snow thrower but i don't have the room to store it so i bought this one.
                                            It does do what it says.

                                            • Primary use:
                                            • Personal

                                            (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                                             
                                            4.0

                                            Light weight, works great!

                                            By Redhead

                                            from Chicago, Il.

                                            About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                            Pros

                                            • Good Grip
                                            • Lightweight
                                            • Powerful
                                            • Versatile

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • At Home

                                              Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                              For the price it works great! Light weight, easy to use. Live in a townhome have snowplowing service. Electric shovel is perfect for in between.

                                              • Primary use:
                                              • Personal

                                              (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                                               
                                              1.0

                                              Toro Lighweight Electric Power Shovel

                                              By Dale

                                              from Iowa

                                              About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                              Pros

                                              • Lightweight

                                              Cons

                                              • Cord gets in the way
                                              • Flimsy
                                              • Not directional
                                              • Plastic wears away
                                              • Poor Grip
                                              • Poorly made
                                              • Useless on cement steps

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Only use on carpet

                                              Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                              We purchased the electric power shovel for use on cement porch steps. After two snowfalls, we took it back because it did not live up to the "promo". You must push it forward, snow moves forward also, you are just "pushing more snow". It should have the ability to blow the snow away from your work. The plastic frame, after using it two times is showing excessive "wear". The box or salesman did not say that this is recommended for "outdoor" carpeted steps only. That it isn't made for cement. I suppose it would also be useable on wood steps. We were very disappointed.

                                              • Primary use:
                                              • Personal

                                              (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                                               
                                              4.0

                                              Very good for what it was designed to do

                                              By Bill

                                              from West Lafayette, IN

                                              About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

                                              Pros

                                              • Durable
                                              • Lightweight

                                              Cons

                                              • Wears out your grip

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Minor Projects

                                              Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                              I picked up one of these at a yard sale and used it for the first time on a three inch snow. It cleaned up the walk in no time with little effort. It kicks the snow about 10 feet but has no directional control so it throws everything forward, which can be a problem if you're working your way toward something, like the front door. It is more-or-less a weed whip morphed into a snow thrower and it has its limits, but if the objective is keeping the walks clear of a few inches of snow, this is the right tool. P.S. I've had my Toro weed whip for more than 20 years. These days it loses a few more bits of the plastic shroud each season, but the motor just won't quit.

                                              • Primary use:
                                              • Personal

                                              (7 of 7 customers found this review helpful)

                                               
                                              5.0

                                              I now love to shovel my driveway!!!!

                                              By Sue T.

                                              from Townsend, MA

                                              About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

                                              Pros

                                              • Durable
                                              • Good Grip
                                              • Lightweight
                                              • Versatile

                                              Cons

                                                Best Uses

                                                • At Home
                                                • Gifts
                                                • In The Yard

                                                Comments about Toro® 12in Electric Power Shovel (38361):

                                                Now I know that I am able to clear my driveway without assistance and that is a great feeling. I also clear my sidewalk, deck, stairs and even the lawn area around my firepit so that I can have winter fires.

                                                • Primary use:
                                                • Personal

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