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caps2mow
03-19-2004, 12:22 PM
I was wondering the best prices everyone has found for redmax backpack blowers eb7000 model? Looking to buy a backpack and they seem to be pretty good. Deciding between redmax, sthil, and shin. What is your opions and best found prices.

GrassFearsMe
03-19-2004, 12:34 PM
i got a price for $495 for the EB7001 its around the same for the Shin. I got one of both and they perform the almost the same. (ilike the redmax better though)

caps2mow
03-19-2004, 12:38 PM
Thanks for the info, are they worth the $?

premier lawn care
03-19-2004, 12:51 PM
Landscape Supply in Waco TX has the eb7001 for $435.00 and they will ship for free.

caps2mow
03-19-2004, 12:53 PM
Thanks that seems like a great price!

GrassFearsMe
03-19-2004, 12:56 PM
Well worth every penny. We have 3 redmax blowers we use everyday, some are like 5-6 seasons old, very durable.

riden2low
03-19-2004, 12:57 PM
Yup, first season with my Redmax and have no complaints here. Check out the internet. I found mine for 425.00 shipping free from AL and I am up here in The NW but that was during the Holidays. Here in the NW the price is 499.00 on sale and the dealers here can't keep them in stock.

springman26
03-19-2004, 01:03 PM
Funny I was about to post the same question! I seem to remember this post last fall and somebody had one on a site for $380. Anybody remember where?

caps2mow
03-19-2004, 01:08 PM
Yeah I was wondering if any of you still had the contact information for these places you bought the blowers from.

premier lawn care
03-19-2004, 01:55 PM
Well now it looks like Landscape Supply is selling them for $425 shipped. Look on Ebay. Their number is on the ad.

NorrisG
03-19-2004, 02:15 PM
Originally posted by premier lawn care
Well now it looks like Landscape Supply is selling them for $425 shipped. Look on Ebay. Their number is on the ad.
I just got mine from them. Bought it when they were $435, but still a good deal I think.

rookiemower
03-19-2004, 02:51 PM
got mine for $450, this thing is amazing i don't know how i lived without it

shortylawn
03-19-2004, 07:53 PM
I just bought a EB4401 FOR 299.00. I used a echo handheld the last 3 years.

locutus
03-19-2004, 07:58 PM
Get the Redmax and get satisfaction. A hurricane strapped to your back. I freaking know, thats why.

ZaK18
03-19-2004, 08:01 PM
Just bought a new eb7000 after my last one finally quit (after 6 seasons) excelent machines. Including tax it was $415

GreenTurf
03-19-2004, 08:49 PM
i love the redmax, and own several of them, just can't wait to see who in the future can make a more powerful machine

Turfdude
03-19-2004, 08:55 PM
Funny, I thought they were only making 7001's now. Dealer cost for them (at 50 units ordered) is around $359. Many still retail at close to $489. Redmax has a program where if you purchase 15 units (I think) and do work for a church group (or other tax free institution), you get a great price break. You can mix & match any of their units including trimmers, stick edgers, hedge shears, blowers, etc.. Just something to consider.

2k1yzfr1
03-19-2004, 09:51 PM
Landscape Supply is the place to buy them from. They just opened up here in Waco and the service and customer service is EXCELLENT! I bought a Z500 from him last week and luckily won a Redmax trimmer for their open house.

Stripe master
03-20-2004, 01:09 AM
There is a lot of them on Ebay right now. Got mine from there. Easy sale and was shipped that day!

bottlefed89
03-20-2004, 02:02 AM
So, is the 7001 the baddest of the bad??

alpine692003
03-20-2004, 03:11 PM
Yes, tell us everybody who owns a redmax.

I was thinking about getting a Shindaiwa eb630 or the redmax 7001?

What is better? mower powerful? less gas consumption?

Turfdude
03-20-2004, 05:00 PM
Both have the engine by Komatsu zenoah. K/Z makes all remax's engines. I think its a personal preference and dealer issue. Some like the flex wand on the shin. Some like the standard left throttle on the 7001's (like me) and others like the throttle on the right (wand side).

GrassFearsMe
03-20-2004, 07:41 PM
i hear5d they r gettin rid of the flex throttle.

lonnie
03-21-2004, 12:12 AM
I just went from a handheld echo pb230ln to the shind eb630 and love it. I would never have finished this big leaf cleanup with out it. At 19.5 lbs, the weight is a big plus.