Register free!

The Green Industry's Resource Center



Reply
 
Thread Tools   Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-28-2013, 05:40 PM
Jjohnb Jjohnb is offline
LawnSite Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Lansdale, PA
Posts: 9
Tanaka

Just looking for everyone's feedback/thoughts -

I'm looking at buying a Tanaka hedge trimmer. I looks like a well built machine that will work well and last a long time, it also comes with a 7 year warranty. I do have a somewhat local dealer (not too long of a drive). My concern is not about having a local dealer but about Tanaka being around. It looks like Tanaka is losing dealers which makes me wonder just how many machines they can be selling. A 7 year warranty won't do me any good if there aren't parts available or Tanaka goes under. It even looks like the Tanaka rep is gone from LawnSite? I really like the Tanaka hedge trimmer that I was looking at but would I just be better off going with a Shindaiwa or a Stihl?

Thanks for any feedback or advice you may have!

Last edited by Jjohnb; 07-28-2013 at 05:45 PM.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-29-2013, 08:42 AM
lawnboy dan lawnboy dan is offline
LawnSite Gold Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: north florida
Posts: 3,480
tanaka hedge trimmers are up there with the best. far above echo and sthil . i would buy them in a second. parts are aval on line if you loose your dealer. mine have never needed any parts so far. they are lighter than most too
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump





Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Moose River Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:55 AM.

Page generated in 0.05855 seconds with 9 queries