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View Poll Results: What Trimmer do you use?
Stihl 294 42.24%
Echo 179 25.72%
Redmax 73 10.49%
Shindaiwa 74 10.63%
Other (state below) 76 10.92%
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Old 11-25-2010, 08:27 PM
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What Trimmer?

What trimmer do you guys use
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Old 11-25-2010, 10:11 PM
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Ive used sthil, echo, red max, honda, and maruyama and I by far like stihl the best, easiest to use, most comfortable, and most powerful, only drawback is i dont like the cap system. jmo



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Old 12-02-2010, 05:47 PM
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i use echo 280S for line trimming and 400u for clearing. and fs55 for backups.
the echos are heavy units but i and the boys are used to it. I know the 280S out preforms the FS95 anyday (my buddy uses them for his bussiness) but im not sure if there even in the same spec catagory. i have noticed also from a 280, fs55 comparistion that the 280 is more forgiven with taller operators seems like the angle is different and you don't have to strain so much to get a even cut. I happen to be 6' 2"
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Old 12-20-2010, 12:40 PM
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Stihl FS80 here
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Old 12-20-2010, 02:52 PM
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2 Shindaiwa T242X's here. One with a Speed Feed head and the other with a blade. Have a Husky as backup but its pretty much collecting dust now.
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Old 12-20-2010, 04:02 PM
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Old 12-29-2010, 01:50 AM
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Echo Srm 225.
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Old 12-29-2010, 02:52 AM
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stihl fs110 have a fs76 as a backup
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Old 12-29-2010, 10:32 AM
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mauryama with a speed head and gator magnum line
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Old 12-29-2010, 09:14 PM
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