Cordless Electric Lawn Mower with Brushless Motor, 5 Cutting Height Adjustments, Quick Folding, 4.0AH Battery and Super Charger Included


Final Score

4.3 / 5 from 113 users

WILD BADGER POWER 40V 18" | Tools Official
WILD BADGER POWER 40V 18" | Tools Official
WILD BADGER POWER 40V 18" | Tools Official


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We spent 7.3 hours reading reviews from customers and experts. In summary, here's what users think:

9 reasons to buy

  • The WILD BADGER POWER 40V 18" mower has received multiple reviews highlighting its lightweight design, making it easy to handle and maneuver. (45 reviews)

    • “It is light weight, easy to handle and maneuver.”

    • “It's super lightweight, so I can easily maneuver it to wherever I need to mow - whether it's on a slope or anywhere.”

    • “The Wild Badger is lighter and a lot less noisy than the old gasser.”

    • “Light, easy to handle.”

    • “Light weight and cuts great”

    • “You can easily cut up a hill, if needed also.”

    • “I kept up a very steady pace due to how lightweight the mower is.”

    • “It’s lightweight and easy to push as well”

    • “It's very lightweight.”

    • “The best part is that it is so light! It felt like I was pushing a toy mower.”

  • The mower is reported to effectively cut grass, providing a clean cut and handling new sod well. (32 reviews)

    • “Just simply check out the pictures and you will see how well this mower cuts my grass.”

    • “I don't have to repeat an area twice because it only takes one pass to make an even, complete cut.”

    • “The Wild Badger puts itself into a higher gear when it detects that the blade is struggling, and it stays in that high gear for a bit just to be sure it's through the troubled area.”

    • “It cuts really well.”

    • “This little thing muscles through it like a champ.”

    • “I am completely impressed at how well it mowed.”

    • “The mower is easy to start and cuts the grass very well.”

    • “This electric lawn mower features a durable steel blade and an efficient brushless motor for more torque, quieter operation and longer life. Provides optimal cutting results in any environment.”

    • “It pushed easy and the cut was sharp.”

  • Reviewers are impressed with the mower's quietness, noting that it produces low noise when in use. (18 reviews)

    • “this thing is so quiet”

    • “It is powerful and low noise.”

    • “The Wild Badger is lighter and a lot less noisy than the old gasser.”

    • “I love how quiet it is, I have heard louder vacuums.”

    • “It’s quiet and not difficult to push”

    • “It's so quiet! I'm impressed with the low noise emission.”

    • “It’s light, extremely efficient, and super quiet. So much so that you don’t need ear protection while using it.”

    • “an efficient brushless motor for more torque, quieter operation and longer life.”

    • “It's also incredibly quiet and even at the high speed setting is still very quiet.”

  • Customers find the mower easy to put together, contributing to a user-friendly experience. (17 reviews)

    • “easy to assemble”

    • “Assembly for me was made so much easier with a Youtube video.”

    • “But, it so easily to put together, you really don’t need the instructions. I had it out of the box and put together in under 15 minutes.”

    • “Once you connect it, which was really easy”

    • “Easy to put together with the help of a YouTube video mentioned by another review”

    • “This mower was easy to assemble.”

    • “It was very easy to assemble”

    • “No issues putting together took about 30 minutes”

    • “Easy and quick to put together, only had to install the handle, put in the battery and off to cut lawn.”

    • “Easy assembly”

  • The WILD BADGER POWER 40V 18" mower features a powerful motor that effectively drives its functions, ensuring a satisfactory performance for its users. (12 reviews)

    • “has a powerful motor”

    • “This little thing muscles through it like a champ.”

    • “I'm very happy with my purchase... it's not enough to take away from the amazing power this mower has!”

    • “an efficient brushless motor for more torque”

    • “enough power to cut thick grass”

    • “It does everything a gas mower does and MORE!”

    • “very powerful motor”

    • “little powerful mower”

    • “yet has plenty of power to get the job done”

    • “This lawn mower is extremely powerful”

    • “plenty of power to keep a small lawn/yard cut”

  • The mower automatically adjusts its blade speed when cutting through thicker grass, enhancing its cutting performance. (9 reviews)

    • “especially when the motor speeds up when the grass becomes thicker due to increased resistance.”

    • “Liked the additional engine boost when going through tall or thick grass and then back down to lower RPM when not really needed”

    • “The Wild Badger puts itself into a higher gear when it detects that the blade is struggling, and it stays in that high gear for a bit just to be sure it's through the troubled area.”

    • “I love how the battery kicks up and down depending on height and thickness of grass.”

    • “when the grass is long or a little wet it automatically increases the RPM's, making it easier to cut”

    • “It has two speeds for the blades and ramps up and down automatically when it senses it needs more power.”

    • “the lawn mower automatically adjusts it's power level and cuts right through it.”

    • “I especially like that the motor speeds up automatically when I hit a dense spot on the lawn”

    • “One thing I’ve noticed that I didn’t see in the operation manual is that the motor automatically increases its speed when it encounters dense/thick material (I guess to keep it from getting clogged).”

  • The mower offers an easy-to-use lever for adjusting the cutting height, which is appreciated by users. (6 reviews)

    • “In regards to the height adjustment, the lever is easy to maneuver, and it shifts the entire mower in the horizontal direction you desire”

    • “Height adjustment is great.”

    • “I like the adjustable settings. We keep ours on about 4 for tall grass.”

    • “Set desired blade height there are 3”

    • “5 Cutting Height Adjustments”

    • “adjustable in height”

  • It provides users with the option of collecting grass clippings in a container or using an attachment to spread them out on the ground. (6 reviews)

    • “The Badger provides two options for dealing with the cut grass. 1 - Let it collect in a very convenient container provided or 2 - use the attachment provided to automatically plop the mowed grass on the ground as you go.”

    • “The 3-in-1 design offers rear pocket, side discharge and mowing functions.”

    • “I tried it with the grass catcher and without, just mulching.”

    • “you can choose to mulch or pick up the trimmings”

    • “It also has the option for mulching or for bagging cut grass (you’ll need to remove the mulching block insert if you want to bag your cut grass).”

    • “The mulching setting is great (very fine). The bag works well also.”

  • The WILD BADGER POWER 40V 18" mower features a simple indicator flap that shows when the collection bag is full, which reviewers find to be a useful and clever design feature. (1 review)

    • “the little 2” or so flap that opens on top of the mower’s bag, indicating that it is full”

2 reasons not to buy

  • A significant concern reported by a user of the WILD BADGER POWER 40V 18" is that after the second use, the battery would not charge and only blinked a red light, rendering the mower inoperable. (9 reviews)

    • “When I tried to charge battery it just blinks red light and won’t charge.”

    • “My only issue is the fact that there's no where at all on Amazon where I can purchase a second battery equal to the one that came with the mower.”

    • “After the first use, I charge the battery up again… Only to find out that one week later, when I Went to cut the grass again that fully charged battery had died.”

    • “Battery was too hot to charge immediately after according to the light on the charger and instructions.”

    • “Now, the battery won't hold any charge at all. I've had it on the charger over 24 hours and the charger blinks red indicating no charge is being held.”

    • “and then it stopped charging it”

    • “Also, I can't find anywhere to purchase another battery to use as a backup, which I feel is a must have if you have a decent sized yard.”

    • “Unfortunately, I was unable to do my backyard without recharging the battery first”

    • “the battery would not stay charged for more than 1 minute”

  • The reviewer expressed initial hesitation about the durability of the lawnmower, noting that the entire housing is made of plastic, which might only be suitable for 'mediocre chores around smaller residential areas.' (2 reviews)

    • “When I opened the box, I was a little hesitant since the entire housing is plastic.”

    • “Just seems like a very poor design or at least very cheap plastic.”

Bottom Line

Get your lawn looking sharp with the WILD BADGER POWER 40V 18" mower. It's a lightweight champ that's a breeze to push around and quiet enough not to bug the neighbors. Sets up quick, cuts grass like a dream—even the thick stuff—thanks to its smart blade speed. Adjusting the cut height's a cinch. You can bag your clippings or spread 'em out. Watch for the full bag signal, though. Some folks worry it's a bit flimsy and there's a hiccup with the battery not charging after a bit, but it's solid for small yard jobs.


BrandWild Badger Power
Cutting Width (in)18 inch
FeaturesBagging, Electric Start
Max Cutting Height3.14"
Min Cutting Height0.98"
Power SourceBattery
CategoryPush Mowers
Warranty3 Years
Weight37.5 lbs

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Special Features

  • High-Performance Brushless Motor: It's got a super-strong motor that spins really fast (3400RPM) so you can cut your grass quick and the motor lasts longer too.
  • Rapid Recharge: The battery juices up fast—in just an hour—and gives you half an hour of mowing time.
  • Adjustable Cutting Heights: You can change the blade height to 5 different settings, so whether your grass is a bit long or short, you'll get the right cut.
  • Efficient Grass Collection: The big bag attached can hold a lot of grass clippings, so you can keep mowing without stopping to empty it all the time.
  • Space-Saving Design: This mower folds up in no time, making it a cinch to store without taking up much room.
  • 3-Year Warranty: It comes with a solid promise to fix or replace it if something goes wrong in the first three years, and that's for using it at home or on the job.
  • Intuitive Operation: Starting it up is a breeze—just push a button and pull a lever. No more pulling cords and hoping it starts.
  • Eco-Friendly and Quiet: Runs on a battery so you won't have to deal with smelly gas, and it's quiet enough that you won't bother the neighbors.


  • Q:

    Which establishments repair these lawn mowers?

  • A:

    Repairs are typically handled by professional repair shops specializing in lawn mowers.

  • Q:

    How are warranty claims processed?

  • A:

    Warranty claims are generally serviced by the provider specified in the warranty documentation.

  • Q:

    Does this product include one 40V battery for the mower, and two 20V batteries for the blower and trimmer?

  • A:

    The product's standard package typically includes one 40V battery for the mower and two 20V batteries for the blower and trimmer. It is recommended to verify the contents upon purchase.

  • Q:

    To enhance the operating duration of the lawn mower, which compatible battery should be purchased?

  • A:

    For extended use, one should purchase a compatible battery designed specifically for this mower model.

  • Q:

    Is the cut grass area left tidy after mowing and how effective is the mower's power?

  • A:

    The lawn mower provides a clean cut and is suitable for small lawns, though the battery life may be limited.

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