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ECHO 10 23.81%
STIHL 21 50.00%
RED MAX 11 26.19%
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Old 11-08-2008, 05:58 PM
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go with STIHL
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Old 11-08-2008, 06:06 PM
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Love the Stihl Stuff, but you no your gonna get sooooooo many different Responces. The 3 you've listed are great. Even Shidaiwa, Kawasaki and Husqvarna are great Too.

Dealer Service is a plus to. Just pick one.
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Old 11-08-2008, 10:25 PM
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I have nothing but trouble out of my stihl BR blowers. Both have been in the shop alot and then yesterday one locked up on me
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Old 11-09-2008, 05:48 PM
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If you have paid any attention to lawnsite threads it easy to see the number of failures with the 4-mix but that doesn't seem to be important to many people. The 2 stroke engines are simply more reliable than the 4-mix and both echo and stihl have straight 2 stroke so I recommend those.
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