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Old 01-25-2013, 08:34 PM
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problems with echo trimmers. next move redmax or Sthil?

I three one year old 280t echos for sale freshly tuned up ha
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Old 01-25-2013, 09:14 PM
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All redmax here.blowers, trimmers, edgers, hedge trimmers. Everything you by will have a problem here and there. It's mechanical and used in harsh conditions. I like redmax because they are still two strokes. I even have their backpack sprayers!
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Old 01-25-2013, 09:33 PM
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Im starting to agree. Im a dye hard echo fan and it seems like all my old srm210 trimmers and all my old stuff that is grey in color is still running great and wont die. The newer stuff ive bought that is orage in color and more plastic just seems harder and harder to start. Im in the same position of staying loyal to Echo or making the switch to sthil.
Spot on. Echo stick edger after 2 years of use is junk. Very true about the starting problems. My old srm 210 has outlasted an edger that was 2 years old. I am switching to husky, there stuff seems to start the easiest. I am no longer loyal to any brand, it is all disposal crap now.
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