Snow Blower now available!

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Everyone, we're pleased to announce that our Snow Blower is currently available for sale here (kit): http://thd.co/2aJKwe4

and here (bare tool): http://www.homedepot.com/p/EGO-21-in-...
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Agreed!
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Just had a chat with someone at HomeDepot.ca and although it shows when you search for it, the page returns an error 404. The chat agent told me "This item has been removed from the website because it is discontinued unfortunately."

The link that shows in the search results was:
https://www.homedepot.ca/en/home/p.56v-li-ion-21-inch-lawnmower-kit.1000850647.html?autoSuggest=pip

I had checked it two days ago to find out what the closest store was that had stock and checked again yesterday to find it was now at a store closer to me but checking it today yielded the error 404 and the subsequent chat.

So, does this mean Home Depot Canada is no longer carrying this product? 

Can anyone at EGO comment on what the problem could be?
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Give it a week or two. They're shipping to stores from Vaughan (Oct 3, 2016). If you live in Southwestern Ontario they're instore now. See my post above as I bought one from Cambridge, ON on Oct 6. They were sitting on the floor with display next to all the other gas snow blowers.

Here's the shipping label.


With HD Canada, inventory may not reflect stock. They count what has been shipped to store, not received.

A tip given to me was to call and ask to talk to the seasonal manager. Give them the SKU 1001012538 and ask if it has been received.
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Once again, you are lucky that your local HD has one on display. None of my local HD has it available, to test it out.
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Thanks for the great info, CANbike!
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Re the "help" you get at HD and others..
My favorite is when you ask for help and then start reading the package to you.
Yes, I can read.  I asked if you knew anything about the product.
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So true!
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Hi Jennifer. I'm wondering what is going on with Home Depot Canada? I just checked and the snow blower is still not showing on the website and when I called my local store they stated that they don't even have them in the storage facility and so are not sure if they are even getting them! I really want to get one of these snow blowers but HOW?
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I just looked at the homedepot.ca and found the snow blower with no problem. I can see stock availability for various stores, but I don't see an option to order it online.
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Ok, so now I can see he snowblower online but it says "unavailable in your area" and there is no spot to order online. Sigh.
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Just got off Chat with homedepot.ca and the rep said that they are only for sale in store only and that maybe Ego is not selling the snow blower in Western Canada but only Eastern Canada. Is this the case Jennifer?
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Naomi, where are you located and which HD store number is your local store? This might help Jennifer find out what's going on.
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Good thought Blue Angel. I am in Kamloops, BC and my local HD store is #7144
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Why has the price of the Ego snow blower (2x5Ah) on homedepot CANADA 100$ more now.  It was 797$ and now 897$????

https://www.homedepot.ca/en/home/p.21-in-56-volt-li-ion-single-stage-snow-blower-with-2-50ah-batteri...
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Because Home Depot Canada...

They're making me sick.
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I'm doing this I think. It's the rear axle off of a salvaged 20" mower. Wish I had a self propel axle. But ego doesn't like to sell us parts :(
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I could use bigger wheels when pushing/pulling through deeper snow when i have to being it to the sidewalk or do the neighbors.
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That was easy.
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Too bad EGO doesn't supply any "real" parts to buy.
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Giver a try and let us know how it works!
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So much easier to push now. The wheels are the rears off of a 20" mower.

Plus let's be honest. It looks sweeto too.

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