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Old 09-11-2006, 02:22 PM
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urgent: 13hp force blower or little wonder???Need to decide asap

I bought a 9 hp force, I used it for less than 2 minutes and compared it to my old 11hp giant vac (16 years old). They seemed to be very comparable and I want something more powerful. So.... The dealer will take it back and I can get either a 13hp force or a 13hp little wonder. Which one do I go with?
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Old 09-11-2006, 03:22 PM
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I would go with a billy goat over both of them. JMO
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Old 09-11-2006, 06:45 PM
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the force blower is made by billygoat, so I will say 1 vote for billygoat so far.
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Old 09-11-2006, 06:47 PM
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I'd say go with the Goat. If you don't mind me asking how much did the 9HP run you?

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Old 09-11-2006, 06:47 PM
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Force blower by billygoat. I've got the 13hp and although its a little heavy, you can't beat it!
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Old 09-11-2006, 06:49 PM
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get the 13hp force
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Force blower by billygoat. I've got the 13hp and although its a little heavy, you can't beat it!
how much did yours run you if you dont' mind me asking
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Old 09-11-2006, 07:18 PM
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1075 for the force 9hp with a parking brake kit, and 75 mail in rebate. 1499 for the 13hp no rebate. Pricey for the 13hp, but I hope it will be worth it.
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little wonder imo
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Old 09-11-2006, 08:46 PM
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We tested the 9hp and took it back and got the 13hp honda Billygoat and we are very happy with it. The 9hp didn't seem a lot bigger than the big back packs that we had. The Billygoat has a lever actuated deflector for directing the air and that is very useful. Keep in mind the 13hp is heavy and might be difficult on lawns, we only use our on pavement.
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