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Old 07-30-2008, 01:20 PM
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How Good is a Stihl FS 90 Trimmer???

Looking at buying a new trimmer is the FS90 a good trimmer or what?? Never had a 4MIX?? Any info is greatly appreciated.....
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Old 07-30-2008, 01:43 PM
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Go with shindaiwa or redmax. You get more for your money and they put out a lot of torque compared to stihl. Also no 4 mix headaches.
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Old 07-30-2008, 02:33 PM
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STIHL is a good brand
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Old 07-30-2008, 02:51 PM
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I have that exact trimmer, and although I haven't tried a vast amount of others I am very happy with the FS 90. I think you'd be pleased with it as well.
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Old 07-30-2008, 03:02 PM
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Can I get back with you in a few years? I've only had mine a few months.

Pretty good so far tho.
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Old 07-30-2008, 03:42 PM
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I would suggest going with the fs85 instead. I have a fs85 and a friend of mine has the fs 90. He wishes he got one like mine. Maybe I'm just old school, but Stihl 2 cycles are the best!!!
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Old 07-30-2008, 03:49 PM
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I have the same engine on my KM 90 R and I like it...of course I've only used is as a hedge trimmer but that will change tonight.
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Old 07-30-2008, 04:25 PM
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Looking at buying a new trimmer is the FS90 a good trimmer or what?? Never had a 4MIX?? Any info is greatly appreciated.....
It's a great trimmer, perfect for medium duty trimming. Buy it and don't look back.
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Old 07-30-2008, 04:36 PM
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I like the fs90, actually I like it better than the fs 110. I really like my fs85 which compares to it but the fs90 is a good starting, dependable, powerful machine.
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Old 07-30-2008, 04:44 PM
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Have a FS85 and the FS90. Like them both. You won't be disappointed.
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