Grass Trimmer GT 500e

Powerful and easy to manoeuvre, the GT 500e battery grass trimmer makes light work of tidying your garden – and features an innovative cutter head for more accurate lawn edging. Powered by a 48V 2Ah battery, this electric grass trimmer provides up to 20 minutes trimming time on one charge, and is much quieter than a standard petrol grass trimmer. Its high-performance cutting head also automatically feeds double-line nylon, so you don’t have to.

  • Battery grass trimmer for cable-free, stress-free trimming
  • Cutting head rotates to switch between trimming and edging functions
  • Adjustable front handle and telescopic shaft for comfortable working
  • High-performance cutting head automatically feeds double line nylon
  • Intuitive keypad on handle with ergonomic switches
  • Suggested battery: STIGA ePowerE 420 (2Ah) – sold separately

Product details and specs

The GT 500e cordless grass trimmer is powerful enough to tackle all your trimming – and flexible enough to edge your lawn precisely. Driven by a 48V 2Ah battery, the GT 500e gives you up to 20 minutes trimming time on one charge. With one quick twist, its adjustable cutter lets you switch easily between trimming and edging functions. For perfect vertically cut lawn edges, just rotate the cutting head 90° and enjoy the results. Its high-performance auto-feeding double nylon feature ensures uninterrupted and effortless trimming. And you can adjust the front handle and telescopic shaft to the most comfortable working position. Getting started is easy – just press the on/off button on the handle’s keypad, and away you go. Then when everything’s tidy, you can separate the shaft into two for easy, space-saving storage.


Battery powered – for cable-free, quieter trimming

The GT 500e cordless grass trimmer delivers a working time of 20 minutes on a single charge – and is much quieter than a typical petrol grass trimmer.

Twistable head for perfect trimming

Just rotate the cutting head to switch easily between trimming and edging functions.

Reliable, uninterrupted trimming

Double line auto feed keeps working without needing to stop and adjust anything.

Intuitive keypad

Easy-to-use keypad on handle features ergonomic switches, with simple on/off button for safety.

Comfort while you trim

Adjustable front handle and telescopic shaft makes trimming and edging more comfortable.

Easy to store

Detachable shaft enables you to store your device easily in small areas.

STIGA ePower
Smart, safety tested and synched with STIGA products, ePower is the next generation in batteries. Tests we run on ePower batteries are 5 times tougher than Industry standard requirements, to ensure the highest quality standards in terms of performance, reliability and battery health through time. Our batteries are efficient, as we optimised and secured the position of each individual cell; safe, as we created space to allow air to cool; and smart, as we we developed and tested the electronics and software that controls the cells. They power longer and live longer, thanks to a smart energy management operated by all machines and tools running on interchangeable ePower batteries.

What’s in the box

GT 500e

  • Key
  • Harness
  • Nylon head

Technical specs

Level Experience SKU 278100008/ST3
Power 0.2 kW Suggested battery capacity 2 Ah
Power source Lithium-ion battery Battery kit Not included
Motor type With brushes Maximum motor speed 8000 rpm
Voltage 48 V Lithium battery nominal energy 86.4 Wh
Working time (+/- 20%) 20 min Battery capacity 2 Ah
ePower Yes
Nylon line diameter (millimeter) 1,6 Cutting width 30 cm
Cutting angle Fixed + edge trimmer function Nylon head type Automatic dual line
Nylon line length 4 m
Handle type Loop Adjustable Shaft type Telescopic
Shaft tube diameter 25.4 mm Soft grip handle Yes
Battery charger Single standard Battery charger output current 1.5 A
Vibration level rear handle (m/s2) 2.65 Measured sound pressure level at operator ear dB(A) 79.5
Measured sound power level dB(A) 91.9 Vibration level front handle (m/s2) 2.65
Guaranteed sound power level (LwA) – dB(A) 96
Pack weight 3.55 kg Product weight without battery 3.05 kg
Product length 1400 mm Product width 350 mm
Product height 250 mm Product weight 3.05 kg