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Average speed for weedeating


LawnSite Member
I need your help, what is everyones average weedeating time to distance ( like i can mow approx 18,000 square feet an hour but for weedeater), i have a cemetary bid to put in. does anyone have anything i need to look out for on cemetary bids?


LawnSite Bronze Member
In a straight line - no obstacles - experienced operator = about 5 mph

Cemetary = much longer

Lawn Masters

LawnSite Senior Member
Hudson Florida
I can go fairly fast on clear areas with no obstacles, but when you get into a cemetary, trimming around all the head stones, monuments, and other obstacles, can become VERY time consuming.