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Br 600 Wwwooowww!

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Lasko's Lawn Service, Apr 25, 2008.

  1. Lasko's Lawn Service

    Lasko's Lawn Service LawnSite Member
    Messages: 187

    Just wanted to pass along a word of thanks regarding advice obtained from members on this site. I was wondering if the BR 600 was really worth the money....barring future problems, I'm very happy with the purchase....it was a massive time saver on a few commercial jobs that I did last night....man, it's like strapping a tornado on your back....love it...this site rocks!!!
     
  2. topsites

    topsites LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 21,653

    Yeah, after I bought my br-600 I noticed that too.
     
  3. Just Mow

    Just Mow LawnSite Senior Member
    from Texas
    Messages: 367

    Congrats, Hang on tight.
     
  4. magbarn

    magbarn LawnSite Member
    Messages: 76

    Yeah I can't wait to pick mine up from the dealer today, another dealer tried to hawk me the BR550. He kept telling me you couldn't tell the difference between the 550 & 600 lol. When I looked at it the 550 was quite dusty so it's sat on the shelf for awhile, while he was sold out on the br600's. I wonder why? :rolleyes:
     
  5. packey

    packey LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 556

    thats awesome. I have been throughly impressed with my 550 that thing has some power so I can only imagine what the 600 can do.
     
  6. tb8100

    tb8100 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from TX
    Messages: 1,625

    What's that 600 run?
     
  7. Lazer_Z

    Lazer_Z LawnSite Silver Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 2,578

    $513.95 w/ tax at my dealer.
     
  8. yungman

    yungman LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Calif.
    Messages: 1,274

    I had it in my dealer for $379, one time deal in January. If you can, wait, seem like Stihl have a lot of promotion going all the time, always see special. I have seen FS100 for $269!!! BR550 for $299!!
     
  9. Richard Martin

    Richard Martin LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,700

    Nice post. Good attitude. We may yet get along. :)
     
  10. bill8379

    bill8379 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 778

    I like it but I found it a little difficult to get it off my back, mind you I only used it for one clean up so far. I thought I was just going to blow thatch into piles and even though it was a windy day, I still think the lawn vac is a better way to gather up thatch.

    I was real surprised to see how the engine is supported by springs and I could definetely feel the torque when I power it up. I'm still breaking it in so I'm not even going full power yet.
     

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