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Old 02-19-2009, 07:12 PM
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Shindiawa T242 Stihl FS90R Red Max BCZ2401S

I am buying a new string trimmer soon! And I have narrowed it down to 3 great string trimmers. But I am only getting one And all of thees trimmers sound like they will all be exceptional. I just am haveing a hard time choosing. If you have ever used any of theese trimmers please let me know what you thought of them.
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Old 02-19-2009, 07:36 PM
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I'm looking into the Stihl as well.
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Old 02-20-2009, 09:08 AM
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I have all REDMAX stuff and really don't have any complaints....
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Old 02-20-2009, 11:40 AM
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Which dealer is better for you?

For me STIHL and my dealer rocks.
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Old 02-20-2009, 11:43 AM
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Which dealer is better for you?

For me STIHL and my dealer rocks.
My dealer has red max stihl and shindiawa
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Old 02-21-2009, 09:24 PM
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Old 02-21-2009, 10:13 PM
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I bought the T242 last season. Its lighter than the T231 and has more power. Ive never ran a Stihl FS90...but Im not a fan of the 4mix which I believe the FS90 is.

My trimming is pretty light...weekly residentials and not alot of ditches or anything. But for what I do, its a great little trimmer.
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Old 02-22-2009, 08:31 AM
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I bought the T242 last season. Its lighter than the T231 and has more power. Ive never ran a Stihl FS90...but Im not a fan of the 4mix which I believe the FS90 is.

My trimming is pretty light...weekly residential and not alot of ditches or anything. But for what I do, its a great little trimmer.
Yeah my trimming is pretty light too. I only do 15 yards on average per week, and my 2007 echo trimmer is a piece of crap.
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Old 02-24-2009, 01:06 PM
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Old 02-24-2009, 03:19 PM
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Own a M242 and going to have a T242 also based off the M's performance. Very nice unit.
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