Husqvarna (SP?) Equipment Rating?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by sniggly, Apr 8, 2003.

  1. sniggly

    sniggly LawnSite Member
    Messages: 190

    Anyone using this stuff? Dealer gave me a quote today on several 2 stroke pieces.
  2. Gravely_Man

    Gravely_Man LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,075

    I love their larger saws but then I do a lot of tree work. Do a search and hopefully you will find some info from others on the blowers & trimmers.

  3. lavan

    lavan LawnSite Member
    Messages: 25

    i am Texas and i have seen a lot more stores carrying there ZTR's and from what i have seen and heard is very positive. They appear to give a dang good cut. there is a company cutting a golf course with them and it looks good. and the price is damm good also....
  4. Grass Master

    Grass Master LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 328

    Husqvarna z riders are actually made by FD Kees.....if yuo want one buy the Kees and save a lot of money.

    By the way..they are middle of the road in quality so the price should reflect the same...not near as heavy duty as Scag, ExMark, Great Dane etc.

    Husky makes great saws..the rest of their stuff is average at best!!
  5. GarPA

    GarPA LawnSite Silver Member
    from PA
    Messages: 2,585

    Ihave no personal experience but one of the largest(and very successful) commercial maintenance companies here uses their handheld equipment exclusively...I guess that in itself is a pretty good indication it isn't junk
  6. The Lawn Boy Pro

    The Lawn Boy Pro LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,217

    Didnt Great Dane merge or get bought out this year by JD?

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  7. greenman

    greenman LawnSite Addict
    Messages: 1,405

    I am looking to buy another trimmer in the next few days, and hedge trimmers. I think I may try the Husqvarna trimmers. Maybe?
  8. gogetter

    gogetter Banned
    Messages: 3,256

    I have one of thier stick edgers and I'm not crazy about it.
    Under powered. Shield clogs easily.
    And I don't like the curved shaft.

    I can't speak on any of thier other stuff.

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