Toro 38381 18-Inch 15 Amp Electric 1800 Power Curve Snow Blower Review

The Toro 38381 is a compact, lightweight top rated snow blower designed to move snow in an easy and quiet way. This particular model is small, compact and lightweight, as it weighs almost as much as a vacuum and therefore it’s easy to use and maneuver. The 1500 electric Power Curve snow blower has an innovative design which includes a curved rotor, and inverted funnel housing.

It contains a control panel with Qwik-Key starting and intuitive controls. The motor of this particular model relies on a 12 amp electrical engine that is able to control the 25 pound machine quite well. A very useful feature is the fact that this model is an electrical snow thrower, which means that it doesn’t require any type of maintenance and it does not release any fumes. The chute can be maneuvered easily and adjusted any way the customer wants to.

Ease of use

The Toro snow blower is a very easy to use electrical snow blower. Like most electrical snow throwers, it is small and very light in weight, as it weighs only 25 pounds. This makes it very easy to be maneuvered. Also because it’s an electrical snow blower, it’s very easy to start, as it only requires the push of a button and it does not need any type of maintenance such a adding oil or dealing with gas. Although small and light, this snow blower has been named one of America’s top rated snow blower, thanks to the many features it offers, the ease through which it is controlled and moved around and because of the attractive design. This snow blower cuts through snow of up to 15 inches wide and 12 inches deep in a single pass and thanks to the powerful engine and chute, the snow is then thrown 25 feet away.


The Toro snow thrower 38381 does a great job at cleaning paths of 15 inches wide and cuts through snow 12 inches deep. The snow is then thrown away at 25 feet. The chute is adjustable, which means that the customer can simply move it in the direction where he wants the snow to be deposited. The 12 amp electrical motor can be started with the simple pressing of a button and it can throw away up to 500 pounds of snow per minute. This model is designed with a curved rotor and a funnel housing which is inverted. Although this electrical snow blower comes with a cord, in order to prevent disconnection, it also comes with a cord lock that ensures safety. This top rated snow blower moves more snow in a lower quantity time than any other snow blower, and it pretty much eliminates any chances for it to get clogged.


The Toro 38381 is a great snow blower that according to the snow blower reviews can last quite a long time. It also comes with a 2 year warranty.


  • It’s an electrical snow blower, so it doesn’t require any gas or maintenance and it also does not breathe out any fumes.
  • It’s fast, small and easy to maneuver.
  • Lightweight
  • Easy to use
  • Affordable
  • Won’t scratch surfaces
  • Easy to store
  • No maintenance required
  • Great for powdery snow
  • Requires purchase of 15-amp extension cord
  • May have trouble with ice, wet snow
  • Made mostly of plastic


The Toro 38381 snow blower is one of the best snow blowers thanks to the many features it has that allows an easy removal of snow in a very short time. All of this turns it into a device which is also comfortable to use, thus making snow clearing actually seem less hard to do and even fun. With a good price tag and high quality pieces, this model is sure to fill all your needs.