HUSQVARNA 553RBX Professional Backpack Petrol Brushcutter

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  • 50.6cc
  • 2.3 kW / 3.1hp
  • Backpack Harness
  • Bump Feed Head & Blade Inc
  • 12.1 kg
  • 2 Year Warranty

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The Husqvarna 553RBX backpack petrol brushcutter is one of the strongest backpack brushcutter and is developed for the toughest grass and brush clearing in difficult terrain. The X-Torq engine provide raw power and excellent fuel economy.

It’s unique harness is designed for minimum strain on the user. The X-Torq engine design reduces harmful exhaust emissions by up to 75% and increases fuel efficiency by up to 20%. The cutting attachment combi-guard can be used with either a grass blade or a trimmer head.  The transmission and bevel gear together with a sturdy trimmer head provides trouble free work. Bevel gear designed with high torque and the cutting equipment parallell to the ground for best cutting performance.

X-Torq® engine
The X-Torq® engine design increases torque over a wider rpm range providing maximum cutting power.

Comfortable harness
Comfortable padded harness.

Equipped with J-handle for greater versatility.

Fuel pump
Fuel pump designed for easy starting.

Additional information
Machine Power Type


Strimmer/Brushcutter Type


Machine Class


Technical Info

Technical Info


Power output
2.3 kW
Cylinder displacement
50.6 см³
Maximum power speed
9500 rpm
Idling speed
2800 rpm
Fuel tank volume
0.8 l
Fuel consumption
476 g/kWh
Exhaust emissions (CO2 EU V)
867 g/kWh[1]


Gear ratio
Drive gear angle
30 °


Weight (excl. cutting equipment)
12.1 kg
Tube length
1483 mm
Tube diameter
28.05 mm


OEM Grass blade
Multi 275-4
OEM Harness
OEM Trimmer head
T45X M12
OEM Saw blade


Lubricant type
Husqvarna 2 stroke or equiv. at 50:1

 Sound and Noise

Sound power level, guaranteed (LWA)
118 dB(A)
Sound pressure level at operators ear
97 dB(A)


Exhaust emissions (HC average)
54.1 g/kWh
Exhaust emissions (CO average)
363.1 g/kWh
Exhaust emissions (NOx average)
1.2 g/kWh


Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) front handle
2.7 m/s²
Equivalent vibration level (ahv, eq) rear handle
3.8 m/s²
[1] This CO2 measurement results from testing over a fixed test cycle under laboratory conditions a(n) (parent) engine representative of the engine type (engine family) and shall not imply or express any guarantee of the performance of a particular engine.


1 Year Warranty All Husqvarna branded products except those listed in the 3 Month section below or registered and applicable for the extended 2 year warranty or 3 year warranty. *

Automower® Husqvarna Automower® standard two year warranty can be can be extended to three years. The Automower must be registered, installed and serviced annually by an authorised Husqvarna service dealer.

Product Type Years Domestic
Automower 2
Starter Batteries 1
Robotic Mower Batteries 2
Backpack Batteries 1
Other Batteries (for battery driven products) 2

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Home Delivery is available on nearly all our products

Smaller Items
Chainsaws, hedge trimmers, cordless machines, blowers etc.
Pretty much all of these products are available for national delivery. These are delivered in a box for self-assembly
We have a help and advice page where you can find help on how to assemble your product.

Medium Items
Lawn mowers, Strimmers, pole machines, tillers etc.
Most of these machines are available for national delivery for self-assembly but some can only arrive on our own transport, fully assembled and ready to use.

If they arrive on our own transport, our member of staff will talk you through how the product works if required.

Larger Items
Ride on Mowers, ATVs and Larger items
These machines will be delivered using our own transport and our own staff to make sure you receive all the information and instruction you require. The product will be fully assembled and ready to use.

*Only Available for Delivery within these postcodes –
EX – 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39.
TA – 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 21, 22, 23, 24.
PL – 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 32,35.
TQ – 11, 12, 13,14.

If you live outside of these areas, please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your options.

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