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Old 09-18-2013, 07:26 PM
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TIP: pre-string a couple weedeater spools

Ok, so I got some great advice today. Buy a couple spool inserts ($4) and pre-spool them. That way whenever you run out of string all you have to do it swap out the empty spool for a full one. I've been doing landscaping all my life and never thought of doing this
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Old 09-18-2013, 07:34 PM
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We call it our ammo. Been doing this a while. Good stuff man.
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Old 09-18-2013, 07:36 PM
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Get out of here. How have you been doing it? Stop and rewind the spool? I'd rather sit in my air conditioned garage and put trimmer line on the spools. Goodness. I must have 12 of them.
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Old 09-18-2013, 08:34 PM
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I'm.with richard. I couldn't.tell you how.many spools I have there are so many
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Old 09-18-2013, 08:36 PM
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Call me nuts but been there done that, Re spooling out in the field is the only way to go!
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I feel some leg yanking coming on...
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Old 09-18-2013, 09:33 PM
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Just get a speed feed head and carry line in your pocket. takes 30 seconds to reload.
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Old 09-18-2013, 09:42 PM
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I feel some leg yanking coming on...
ahahaha it just never occurred to me. Ive never really had a problem loading the string after it runs out. So thats what ive done for years! The string runs out, and i fill it back up
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Old 09-18-2013, 09:52 PM
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min 10 pre spooled in my truck line always seem to run out when I'm a mile an half from my truck. I wear Cargo pants an keep 3 spools in my pockets

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Get out of here. How have you been doing it? Stop and rewind the spool? I'd rather sit in my air conditioned garage and put trimmer line on the spools. Goodness. I must have 12 of them.
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Speedfeed 375 and 10' extra in my back pocket. You can't take a traditional head apart and put in a new spool in the time I can twist in a new line.
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