Finally! Now you can get the truth about Tanaka at lawnsite.com! Tanaka is now part of the manufacturer sponsored forums and we are very excited about helping you learn more about Tanaka and dispel many of the myths including . 1. Tanaka parts are hard to find This is simply not true! If you need Tanaka parts, we will make sure you get them in a timely matter. If there is not a dealer in your area, you can call (253) 333-1200, email (firstname.lastname@example.org), or fax (253-333-1212). We are located in Auburn, WA and we supply our North American distributors and dealers with parts, accessories, and product from this location. Plus, we have a huge selection of illustrated parts manuals on our Web site at www.tanaka-usa.com 2. Strength of the Dealer network Tanaka has been is the U.S. market for over 25 years and we are in the process of re-signing our best dealers. Most of our dealers have sold Tanaka for over 15+ years and position Tanaka as their premium hand- held product line. It is no secret that dealers know the truth about the Tanaka product line. In addition, Tanaka is dealer direct on the West Coast and Illinois/WI and has a very strong distribution network on the East Coast (Gardner, Inc., Canns-Bilco, and Beta Power Products). The Midwest features Hayward Distributing (OH, MI, IN, KY), Mezzenga Distributing (MN, IA, SD, ND), Boettcher Supply (WY, CO, NM, NE, KS, MO), and Smith Distributing covers TX, OK, and AK. The point is this: YOU DONT HAVE TO SETTLE FOR INFERIOR PRODUCT WE WILL MAKE SURE YOU GET A TANAKA! 3. The TLE-550 walk-behind edger This is going to be fun stay tuned and be sure to check the forum for: The TLE TRUTH: What really happened to the TLE-550 edger?