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Old 08-15-2012, 08:17 PM
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What's the point in a power broom?

Never understood these things, seem unnessisary if ya ask me. Only time they seem usefull is in this video i found...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CzZlltD1LR0
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Old 08-15-2012, 08:20 PM
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we use them all the time for spring clean ups.
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Old 08-15-2012, 09:12 PM
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I've seen the used for cleaning walkways during light snowfalls
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Old 08-15-2012, 09:26 PM
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move north youll figure it out
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Old 08-15-2012, 09:30 PM
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Old 08-15-2012, 09:43 PM
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move north youll figure it out
Why, for pushing snow, or to get the rocks out of the turf after snow season?

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Old 08-15-2012, 09:53 PM
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we use them for snow, spring cleanup, getting dirt and stone out of lawns. fall cleanup. and much more. they are very useful and save a ton of time on things.

they do awesome in light snow up to about 3" or so.
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Old 08-15-2012, 11:37 PM
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Why, for pushing snow, or to get the rocks out of the turf after snow season?

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I'll reiterate whats already been said:
They'll work for both. They're not real helpful with heavy wet snow far but a few inches of the average stuff can be moved away from bldgs, stairs, tight spots. I breeze through a 120' drive by walking fast with it angled to one side like a plow. Stones out of grass after the season, or clean up after a construction mess. Rubber paddles are much gentler on the grass than raking and you can move the stones much farther with a power broom with less work. Spread sand over brick patios, clean mulch off lawn after install, dirt after bed prep, stage and pile grass and dirt from big overrun edging jobs, etc.
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Old 08-16-2012, 09:27 AM
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Or you can also buy a trimmer head for it and not need another unit for a string trimmer...
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Old 08-16-2012, 11:14 AM
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Ok well this makes since, but seems like you could use a blower for most of the things they're used for
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