Originally Posted by Wet_Boots
And for goodness sake, don't use one those baby trenchers with a boom that almost outweighs the machine. For pure amusement, there's almost nothing like watching the boom 'climb' out of the trench and the whole machine running away from you.
Our DW 3500 was down for service once and I was stuck with a rental Barretto Walk Behind trencher....this is in the days before we got our 410.
We were working on a 5 acre property, and trying to save money, I trenched from 8 am to 10 pm.
I don't think I've ever been more sore. Never again.