View Full Version : Stihl edger VS troy-bilt edger
07-03-2009, 10:01 PM
This is my first season so i still have a home owners edger.
Whats the difference of quality in a stihl edger or commercial edger to a troy-bilt? i want to provide the best quality to all my customers, but my lawns arent looking as good as i want them to. is there a major difference?
07-05-2009, 02:46 PM
i know somebody with stihl equipment can answer this question.
07-05-2009, 03:22 PM
im pretty sure the more output the engine has the faster the blade will be moving. So in my opinion a commercial edger would be good even though the le 261 sucks try a fc 95 edger
07-05-2009, 07:38 PM
You cant go wrong with the quality and the power from Stihl.
07-08-2009, 12:58 AM
I have a RedMax and love it...check them out that's all I use.
07-10-2009, 05:02 PM
i would check out stihl or redmax maybe tanaka trimmers i love stihl and red max
07-10-2009, 05:57 PM
Hmmm.......I cant say that the troybuilt will do any less of a job than stihl....I started out with a ryobi and it done a good job.......the difference will be when the homeowner grade gives out in a few months of daily use as where the stihl should be a reliable unit for years
the troybuilt more than like is cable operated where as the stihl has a solid driveshaft
07-11-2009, 12:31 AM
Troy built is now made by MTD. Nuff said.
vBulletin® v3.8.6, Copyright ©2000-2013, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.