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Old 10-19-2014, 08:25 AM
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Curved or Straight Shaft Edger?

Hello fellow lawn site users,
I'm running a small lawn business and looking to add an edger attachment to my set of attachments for my pas230. I have one of the old PE 200 stick edgers but more and more I'm realizing I don't have room in my truck to fit a string trimmer, edger, and mower along with a backpack blower.

I'm looking at the straight shaft model which has more torque.

What I want to know from everyone is: what is your preference when getting an edger?

Also, what are the pros and cons to the curved and straight shafted edgers.

Thanks!
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Old 10-19-2014, 07:54 PM
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curved was easier for me im 6'7. but i sold mine because i can do what that does with a shovel and a weed eater. but thats my 2 cents.
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