Found a Deal On Trimmer Cord

Discussion in 'Marketplace' started by LBOperator, Jun 22, 2013.

  1. LBOperator

    LBOperator LawnSite Member
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  2. blk90s13

    blk90s13 LawnSite Bronze Member
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  3. Lbilawncare

    Lbilawncare LawnSite Bronze Member
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    That's not really that great of a deal and it's .080 round. I would keep looking
  4. goel

    goel LawnSite Member
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    It's probibaly old and brittle.
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  5. PLS-Tx

    PLS-Tx LawnSite Silver Member
    from Texas
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    That's what I'm thinking.
  6. Jimslawncareservice

    Jimslawncareservice LawnSite Platinum Member
    from mn
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    Heck j Thomas I believe had 5lbs for that price. It was .95 line too
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  7. LBOperator

    LBOperator LawnSite Member
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    Hey throw that link up for the J Thomas stuff. I didn't know this wasn't any good, was just trying to help. I just calculated the weight to length ratio because it was .80 and new it would be a lot of line.
  8. johnnybravo8802

    johnnybravo8802 LawnSite Silver Member
    from Ga.
    Messages: 2,319

    Thanks for the link. However, I'd have to agree with others, that's only .080 line that wouldn't last long in the real world. Most new trimmers come standard with at least .095 cord. In fact, I started using .105 cord several yrs ago and noticed a dramatic difference in decreased line consumption.

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