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History of Lawn Mowers

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The history of lawn mowers dates back to the early 19th century. Early lawn mowers were manually-powered and designed to cut grass using a rotating blade or blades. These early mowers were large and difficult to use, and were mostly used by professional gardeners and groundskeepers.

The first powered lawn mower was invented by Edwin Budding in 1830. Budding's mower was a horse-drawn machine that used a series of gears and blades to cut grass. This machine was an improvement over the manually-powered mowers of the time, but it was still large and unwieldy.

In the late 19th century, several inventors began to experiment with gasoline-powered lawn mowers. These early mowers were still relatively large and heavy, but they were more efficient and easier to use than the earlier models.

In the 20th century, lawn mowers became smaller, more lightweight, and more affordable. The first rotary lawn mower, which used a horizontal blade that spun in a circular motion, was invented in the 1930s. This design is still in use today, and has been refined and improved upon over the years.

Today, there are many different types of lawn mowers available, including push mowers, self-propelled mowers, riding mowers, and robotic mowers, and electric Lawn mowers These mowers are used by homeowners, professional landscapers, and groundskeepers to maintain lawns and grassy areas.

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