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Edger blade life

Vibe Ray

LawnSite Senior Member
Location
Slidell, LA
hey, how long do y'all's edger blades last???what kind is it? Who's is the best
 

BUSHMASTER

LawnSite Senior Member
Location
Columbus Ga
all my accounts have a nice edge i use about ten ayear i buy the cheapest i can if i do a lot of new accounts i use a little more.
 

bob

LawnSite Platinum Member
Location
DE
I buy the thickest ones that I can find. Haven't tried a star shaped one yet.
 

IRISH

LawnSite Member
Location
greenville mi.
I have a person make them for me they are alot longer than the ones you buy and are made of a good tool steel.

I edge 60 lawns every week and use about 2 blades amonth
with the ones i was gettin from the dealers we were puttin on about 2 a week

Irish
 

excel25

LawnSite Senior Member
Location
upstate SC
I feel lucky to get 1 day out of a blade....... do a lot of curb work. justtried a toro blade that lasted 1.5 days and cost was 4.95, no great deal!
 
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Vibe Ray

Vibe Ray

LawnSite Senior Member
Location
Slidell, LA
ne1 ever tried the premium ECHO blades??? What about tneir bulk blades(Twice as thick)? Or even the Premium Bulk edger blades? I am thinking about trying them...
 

OBRYANMAINT

LawnSite Senior Member
Location
northeast ,ohio
i was told if you heat treat them they will last longer have not tried it yet
but you heat them up red hot and then dip them in oil?
anyone else heard of this?
 
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