time to get new hand helds

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Frontier-Lawn, Jul 3, 2008.

  1. Frontier-Lawn

    Frontier-Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,949

    well i have had it my 2 srm-230 trimmers would not start today, so i'm getting new hand helds soon i am just tired of pulling the cord 7+ times to get them started.
    here's my options:
    Lesco/JDL (No Discounts)
    2- KGT27A Trimmers
    1-KEL27B Edger
    1- KRB750B Blower
    Total $1,546.11 and i can get them now with my Net 30 account
    -or-
    Redmax: Dealer1 (Price shows 10% Discount)
    2- BCZ2610 Trimmers
    1- HEZ2602 Edger
    1- EBZ7100 Blower
    Total $1,052.97+ Tax and i have to save up the $ to pay cash for them
    -or-
    Husqvarna: Dealer1 (Price shows 10% Discount)
    2- 326LS Trimmers
    1- 326ES Edger
    1- 170BT Blower
    Total $1,097.86+ Tax and i have to save up the $ to pay cash for them

    what one would you go with and why?
     
  2. dura to the max

    dura to the max LawnSite Silver Member
    from georgia
    Messages: 2,246

    only had experience w/ the redmax, and i love it. im a stihl man through and through though
     
  3. Frontier-Lawn

    Frontier-Lawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,949

    if i was to go stihl it would be $1700+
     
  4. freshprince94

    freshprince94 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,449

    I've learned with lawn equipment you get what you pay for...Stihl is worth the money.
     
  5. Lawnut101

    Lawnut101 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,253

    If I was choosing between those 3, it would be Redmax for me.
     
  6. STIHL GUY

    STIHL GUY LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Messages: 5,226

    stihl is deffinitly worth it in the long run
     
  7. JNyz

    JNyz LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,086

    redmax only way to go
     
  8. MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE

    MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,568

    Get the max,the 2401 are super light and powerful trimmers,they are not strato but the have a ton of power and are light.......
     
  9. lovemachine2

    lovemachine2 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 8

    I am going to go against the grain. I have been totally pleased with all kawasaki hand helds. KGT27A KBL26A timmers. In my opinion, Myself and my guys like the power to weight on these trimmers. Blowers, I still rely on redmax 7001 8000's. Good luck in your choice.
     
  10. kleankutslawn

    kleankutslawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,185

    out of the 3 i like Redmax
     

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