Originally Posted by brandoncuts54
I take them off as soon as i get them. I hate the guards because i like to use a lot of line when i weed wack and edge so the guards prevent that so i take them off.
Gotcha. I had the guard break on my Shindaiwa trimmer and to cut the dull/too long ends of the string had to hold a knife by the string with it going. If you need to cut the string what's your method?