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Is Shindaiwa's new big bad blower a 4 mix?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by CharlieBingo, Jun 15, 2005.

  1. CharlieBingo

    CharlieBingo LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 400

    I heard they have a blower coming to match the Redmax 8000. I was also told it's C 4 (4 mix) technology?
  2. TClawn

    TClawn LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,036

    that's kind of weird.

    you'd loose the advantages of C4 in a blower, and bring a whole bunch of problems.
    I can see the C4 on trimmers, cause you get a lot more torque, but a blower really doesn't need that much torque, it faces the same work load at high throttle every time, unlike a trimmer that may have varying degrees of grass to go through.
  3. Fareway Lawncare

    Fareway Lawncare LawnSite Silver Member
    from Canada
    Messages: 2,222

    85cc 2Cycle Bad Boy.
  4. Lawn Masters

    Lawn Masters LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 850

    I could probably make a WICKED 137CC blower that would literally blow the competion clean out of the sea. All I need is a Stihl 090 chainsaw powerhead, some machining tools, the redmax 8000 blower housing, and you'd have a REALLY WICKED blower on your hands.

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