What brand of tools do you use?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Dashunde, Jul 29, 2006.


What brands do you own. Check all that apply.

  1. Stihl

    69 vote(s)
  2. Redmax

    23 vote(s)
  3. Echo

    50 vote(s)
  4. Shindaiwa

    17 vote(s)
  5. Other

    29 vote(s)
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. Dashunde

    Dashunde LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 628

    In light of the usual and constant Stihl bashing, I got to wondering...
    Could it be that we hear so much about Stihl problems because many of us use Stihl?

    Stihl has a huge market share, and it stands to reason that we're going to hear more about their problems and stories about dealers shops that are full of units in for repair.

    I think it would be useful info if we all knew what percentage of us Stihl and other brands.
  2. 1MajorTom

    1MajorTom Senior Moderator
    Posts: 6,074

    we use Stihl.
  3. quiet

    quiet LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 720

    Honda trimmers and edger. Flawless in 4 yrs.
  4. jtkplc

    jtkplc LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,646

    I use Stihl, but the %'s add up to over 100%, something must be wrong...
  5. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,164

    redmax blowers, stihl trimmers (pro series, not four mix engine)
  6. Green-Pro

    Green-Pro LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,420

    All Echo here
  7. ProStreetCamaro

    ProStreetCamaro LawnSite Platinum Member
    Posts: 4,148

    All Echo here. Tried a friends sthil trimmer and said "no thanks" to ever buying one. Wayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy to heavy compared to other trimmers.
  8. Dashunde

    Dashunde LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 628

    You can select more than one option, so if you have a Redmax trimmer and a Stihl blower you vote accordingly.
  9. TheLawnBarber

    TheLawnBarber LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 539

    All Stihl trimmers all Echo blowers.
  10. Palmer'sLS

    Palmer'sLS LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 535

    All Husqvarna trimmers and blowers....light and powerful, starts second pull EVERYTIME:clapping:

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